Abu Dhabi-Based VPS Healthcare Plans to Create 5,000 Jobs
VPS Healthcare has announced plans to recruit up to 5,000 staff over the next three years to serve its growing pipeline of new hospitals and medical centres.
The Abu Dhabi-based company, which was founded by Shamsheer Vayalil, operates 12 hospitals and medical centres under brands including Burjeel, Lifeline, LLH, Lifecare and Medeor 24×7. The hospitals range in size from 60 to 200 beds, but the company is planning a spate of new openings including a new hospital in Al Ain, a medical centre in Muscat and a new 300-bed medical city project planned for Mohammed bin Zayed City.
The company’s director of human resources, Rajesh Varma, said that it employs 7,500 staff. About 800 of these are doctors and a further 3,200 in medical roles such as paramedics and nursing. Details