Dubai: – Response Plus Medical, a subsidiary of Response Plus Holding PJSC, the largest provider of occupational health solutions, emergency medical services and on-site healthcare in the UAE, and etisalat by e&, have introduced the new generation of 5G ambulances at GITEX Dubai. , the world’s largest technology and startup fair, which will be held from October 16 to 20, 2023 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.

With the new 5G feature, RPM’s ambulance fleet now enables remote diagnosis by enabling seamless connection between patients, ambulance staff and medical experts using etisalat by e&’s private 5G network.

Response Plus Medical’s fleet of more than 350 ambulances will benefit from the high speed and low latency of the 5G network, allowing the vehicles to locate patients in need of immediate care at critical times, as well as enabling timely transmission real vital and health data of the patient from the vehicle. directly to the command center or hospital.

Lizinda Van Heerden, Head of Integrated Ambulance Fleet at Response Plus Medical, commented: “I believe we are entering an era of excitement. Technological advancement will improve patient care in emergency situations; this 5G network will provide real-time data , which will be exchanged between first responders and doctors. Data will be transferred faster with low latency, allowing images to be analyzed quickly, leading to a more accurate diagnosis before the patient reaches the hospital.

It should be noted that this is the first fleet of ambulances in the UAE to be connected via a private 5G network, which will further contribute to raising the standards of the country’s healthcare sector by providing effective solutions that provide advanced patient care, professionals support and promote the well-being of the population.


About RPM

Founded in 2010, Response Plus Holding is the largest provider of on-site healthcare, emergency medical services and occupational health solutions in the UAE. RPM listed as Response Plus Holding PJSC on the Abu Dhabi Stock Exchange on 14 September 2021 and is currently also listed on the FTSE GEIS as a global microcap company.