Mirroring a global trend aimed at making medical services more accessible, with high-quality care and reduced hospitalisation hours for patients, Thumbay Hospital’s recently launched daycare services concept is fast catching-up in the UAE. A host of factors, including improved anesthetic and surgical techniques, better patient education, convenience of recuperating at home, state-of-art infrastructure and round-the-clock access to skilled doctors and nursing staff have largely contributed in making the Thumbay Hospital Daycare, Rolla, Sharjah, a sought-after destination for healthcare services, said the hospital. Alia, a Pakistani national, who was suffering from a breast lump had been postponing the surgery for lack of medical leave. ...