Biolab Medical Laboratory, and its strategic partner “Integrated Diagnostics Holding Company”, announced the signing of a partnership agreement with Izhoor Holding Medical Company, owned by Saudi businessman Fawaz Alhokair, to establish a series of advanced medical diagnostic laboratories in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
This strategic partnership aims to reach the Saudi medical sector and to find high-quality medical laboratories in the Kingdom, which will provide a superior level of care.
Biolab will lead and operate the new project, with the aim of developing it to become the primary provider of full-fledged disease diagnostic services, and to offer a wide range of diagnostic services through a far-reaching network of branches within the Kingdom.
For his part, Dr. Amid Abdelnour, founder, and CEO of Biolab Medical Laboratory stressed that this partnership represents an essential opportunity for Biolab to replicate its success in Jordan across other markets with high potential, such as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; emphasizing that Biolab employees have worked to build a good reputation for more than twenty years in providing high-quality services to millions of patients.
Dr. Amid added: "We are keen to benefit from our experience in the field of medical laboratories, and to contribute to the establishment of laboratories within the KSA, with high efficiency, in cooperation with IDH and Izhoor Holding Medical Company."
Dr. Hend El Sherbini, IDH CEO, indicated that Saudi Arabia represents a new and attractive market for the company, and is considered one with high potential for future growth, and provides an opportunity to positively impact the lives of hundreds of thousands of patients in the coming years, stressing that this partnership is in line with the company's long-term regional expansion strategy, in providing high-quality care in cooperation with partners.
On the other hand, businessman Fawaz Alhokair, founder of Izhhor Holding Medical Company and Chairman of the Board of Directors, said: “We are pleased with this cooperation with IDH and Biolab Medical Laboratory to expand in the Saudi diagnostic medicine sector, as this partnership represents a significant milestone in the path of our recently launched healthcare initiative and an important step in the development of our unique health system.” Mr. Alhokair continued: “We also believe that this combination of the clinical and operational capabilities of Biolab and IDH, and our track record of success in developing and expanding retail concepts in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, is a key factor in furthering our success and achievement.” He added, “We aspire to revolutionize the diagnostic medicine sector by introducing a new and successful concept to the Saudi market, focusing on providing better service and a superior customer experience to both Saudis and expats.”
Biolab Medical Laboratory is considered one of the pioneers in medical diagnostics and laboratory tests, as it provides more than 700 types of medical examinations, whether for individuals, doctors, hospitals, or other laboratories throughout the Middle East in Jordan. Biolab’s twenty branches are distributed in key areas across the kingdom.
Biolab is accredited by five international bodies to ensure quality, which are the accreditation of the College of American Pathology (CAP) and the Joint Commission International (JCI), the ISO15189 certificate provided by the Jordanian accreditation system (JAS) for distinguished health services, the accreditation of the Health Institutions Accreditation Council (HCAC), and the global standard certificate for the security of Information "ISO" 27001.