Whether you are working as a pharmacist inside the UAE or in any other part of the world, the process of predicting which pharmacy jobs will still be around in future isn’t an easy task, since the future is not what it used to be. The fast changes in the healthcare industry would have been difficult to imagine even one year back. So as you read through the various career opportunities for pharmacists, take your time, study the various options, try to find areas that interest you and challenge your skill and abilities and only then take a step and decide your career path.
As pharmacists have a wide range of career opportunities available to them, it might include:
- Retail pharmacies
- Hospital pharmacies
- Extended care facilities
- Regulatory Affairs Pharmacovigilance
- Nuclear pharmacies
- Infusion centers
- Compounding pharmacies
- Academic research
- Pharmaceutical development and marketing
- Food and beverage stores
- General merchandise stores
Inside the UAE if you are looking to pursue any professional practice in the healthcare industry, it is required to be licensed by healthcare authorities such as Dubai Health Authority (DHA) the governing body of the Emirate of Dubai for healthcare, Department of Health (DOH) previously known as Ministry of Health or Health Authority of Abu Dhabi (HAAD), the government regulatory authority in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and Ministry Of Health And Prevention (MOHAP) the governing body of the Emirates of Sharjah, Ras Al Khaimah, Ajman & Fujairah, however, some professions do not require a license to practice such as the regulatory affairs.
ForMed Licensing is a Healthcare Services Company that specializes in providing guidance to all medical personnel and facilities, we undertake the whole duty of licensing processing starting from document preparation, dataflow verification, Authorities approvals, and exam bookings.