United Arab Emirates Ready Score | Prevent Epidemics
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    • ReadyScore (%)
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      What is the ReadyScore?

      The ReadyScore is a measurement of a country's ability to find, stop and prevent health threats. A score of 80% or higher indicates that a country is better prepared for an epidemic. Learn More

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    • Overview
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      Country Overview

      Summary of the ReadyScores for the four categories that assess epidemic preparedness. How prepared is the country to prevent an outbreak? How prepared is the country to find an outbreak? How prepared is the country to stop an outbreak? Is the country prepared for other public health threats?

      Find and Verify Outbreaks

      86%

      Stop Outbreaks

      99%

      Prevent Outbreaks

      89%

      Protect from Other Health Threats

      90%

    United Arab Emirates demonstrated a robust system to find, stop and prevent health threats during its assessment on March 19, 2017, however no country will ever be completely safe from the threat of epidemics. Preparedness requires continuous effort and improvement, and United Arab Emirates needs to continue to support preparedness to protect its citizens.

    Overview
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    Country Overview

    Summary of the ReadyScores for the four categories that assess epidemic preparedness. How prepared is the country to prevent an outbreak? How prepared is the country to find an outbreak? How prepared is the country to stop an outbreak? Is the country prepared for other public health threats?

    Find and Verify Outbreaks

    86%

    Stop Outbreaks

    99%

    Prevent Outbreaks

    89%

    Protect from Other Health Threats

    90%

    What Makes Up Your ReadyScore?
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    What are the ReadyScore Factors?

    The ReadyScore is a measurement of country preparedness based on existing data from the Joint External Evaluation (JEE), an external assessment developed by the World Health Organization (WHO) and partner organizations to help countries find and close gaps in epidemic preparedness. Learn More

    Find and Verify Outbreaks

    National Laboratory System

    90%

    Real Time Surveillance

    80%

    Reporting

    100%

    Workforce Development

    73%

    Stop Outbreaks

    Preparedness

    100%

    Emergency Response Operations

    100%

    Linking Public Health and Security Authorities

    100%

    Medical Countermeasures and Personnel Deployment

    100%

    Risk Communication

    96%

    Prevent Outbreaks

    National legislation, Policy and Financing

    100%

    IHR Coordination, Communication and Advocacy

    100%

    Antimicrobial Resistance

    80%

    Zoonotic Disease

    80%

    Food Safety

    100%

    Biosafety and Biosecurity

    60%

    Immunization

    100%

    Protect from Other Health Threats

    Points of Entry

    100%

    Chemical Emergencies

    80%

    Radiation Emergencies

    90%

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