Patient Use Cases

Through Malaffi, medical professionals have a more detailed picture of your health. This allows them to make faster and better-informed decisions, making a difference to you and your family.

Avoiding Duplication of Tests

Name: Rashid

Age: 37 years old

Medical Condition: Serious

Case
Rashid has an HbA1C test performed at an Abu Dhabi hospital, but then consults a different doctor at another medical facility one month later
Without Malaffi
The doctor cannot access Rashid’s previous laboratory results and therefore has to repeat the test
With Malaffi
The doctor accesses Rashid’s earlier laboratory result and does not need him to repeat the test. This saves Rashid time and spares him the inconvenience of having to undergo the test unnecessarily

Improving Coordination of Care

Name: Fatima

Age: 35 years old

Medical Condition: Critical

Case
After surviving a stoke, Fatima, is being transferred from the hospital to a long-term care facility for rehabilitation
Without Malaffi
The doctor at the long-term care facility does not have Fatima’s medical history available which results with duplication of tests and delayed treatment
With Malaffi
The medical history is immediately available which allows the clinician to start appropriate treatment without delay and leads to the faster recovery of Fatima

Preventing Medication Error

Name: Mansour

Age: 23 years old

Medical Condition: Serious

Case
Mansour is diagnosed with a bacterial infection and is prescribed a tetracycline antibiotic, to which he is allergic
Without Malaffi
Mansour is discharged with the prescription and returns soon after with a near-fatal allergic reaction to the antibiotic
With Malaffi
The nurse sees the allergy notification on the Provider Portal, alerts the doctor, and Mansour has been prescribed a safer antibiotic and discharged home

Protecting Public Health

Patients

Case
A group of patients with an unidentified communicable disease go to a hospital
Without Malaffi
The patients are not isolated and the disease spreads
With Malaffi
The DOH identifies a trend and takes adequate precautions and measures to stop the disease from spreading