The Saudi Diagnostics Holding Company
- The Saudi Diagnostics Holding Company is a Saudi limited liability holding company registered with the Ministry of Commerce & Industry under commercial registration No. 1010240227 dated 03/11/1428 H.
The company offices are located at the business center of King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center on the ninth floor of the North Tower. The postal address is: P. O. Box 3354, Riyadh 11211 - Internal Mailbox # 71.
Company Sectors & Services:
Genetics Laboratory: This is a company-owned laboratory specializing in genetics, and genetic identity (fingerprint). It has a capacity of conducting 154 types of lab tests with new tests added to list every year to cater to the medical requirements. These lab tests are vital in diagnosing several genetic diseases and provide recommendations on treatments or prevention.
Marketing of King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center Laboratory Services:
Reference Laboratory: The Saudi Diagnostics Holding Company (SDL) markets the services of this laboratory of King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center in Riyadh to both the government and private sectors, which includes over 2,767 types of tests. The laboratory analyzes many samples of incurable and malignant (cancer) diseases. The company provides these services in accordance with the highest globally recognized professional standards through a team of highly experienced and qualified medical professionals. During the year 2014 G, the reference laboratory carried out 27,184 tests across the Kingdom.
Information Technology Services:
The company was able to establish strategic partnerships with a number of global enterprises for provision of the electronic file and health systems (HIS). Through mutual technical cooperation with such organizations, the company was able to implement and apply the medical software through King Faisal Specialist Hospital staff known for their expertise in this field. The software is distributed after being developed and implemented at King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center to cater for the needs of the Saudi market. The company was successful in getting the first project in the information technology field during the first quarter of 2014 G. An agreement was signed with Al-Darah Hospital in Riyadh for selling HIS licenses under the project. The technical team will supervise the installation and implementation of the fully integrated system and further assist in management of the service system during the operation phase of the project. The company was also able to establish partnerships with the top IT specialized companies to strengthen its service, including but not limited to: Nuance Voice Recognition Solutions, HP, and Health Information Systems. On the other hand, the company is currently focusing on the IT division to serve the healthcare sector by finalizing agreements and partnerships that are aimed at raising the quality and management standards which eventually will benefit the patients.
Acting as a business representative of King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center:
for the establishment of joint ventures for research works. Until now, the companies endorsed for incorporation are as follows:
Objectives of Saudi Diagnostics Holding Company:
- Making services available to all health sectors inside and outside the Kingdom.
- Optimal usage of the laboratory facilities in the King Faisal Specialist Hospital.
- Providing customers with all the information available on the required pathology technologies including samples and brochures on every new test.
- Assisting the various health sectors in the development of health information technology.
- Conversion of research throughput to commercial products.