Built in 1973, Rashid Hospital is the second oldest hospital in Dubai and forms part of the Dubai Health Authority.
The tertiary specialised academic hospital includes a state-of-the-art Emergency and Trauma Centre - a regional centre of excellence for emergency and trauma care. The hospital is globally recognised as a leading facility for specialised trauma and orthopaedic surgery, benefiting from some of the world's leading specialist consultants, as well as the very latest technology and equipment.
A report by Johnson and Johnson placed Rashid hospital amongst the top ten hospitals in the Middle East, North Africa and Europe. The 762 bed hospital is home to highly specialised surgical, medical, intensive care units, operating theatres and clinical support, making it one of the largest and busiest hospital in the region. Due to the growth in population and an increase in patient numbers,
Rashid hospital has undergone several expansions - one of which was the hospital auditorium.
The Hospital Auditorium
Amongst its expansion plan, is their latest state-of-the-art auditorium, equipped with modern audio-visual technology suitable for use in multipurpose activities such as conferences, seminars, workshops, ceremonies, award functions, video conference, live transmission; only to name a few.
The hospital auditorium also supports medical research, residency training programs, clinical training and has a CPD accreditation.
Ferco Seating were tasked with providing seating for this esteemed project - their outstanding reputation for manufacturing quality and durable seating was a key factor in the decision-making process. Having evaluated several seating options,
Rashid hospital opted for the Paragon 755 fixed seats with customised with wooden armrests. This seat offers superior comfort as well as a pleasingly traditional aesthetic to match the interior space of the auditorium. Luxurious aesthetic and comfort were achieved for the auditorium's VIP seating area with the choice of Ferco's Premium Verona Lite, upholstered in leather, with a customised table installed at the front row of the auditorium.