Q What is the Occupational Medical Screening Test?

This service provides occupational health screening for staff depending on the professional category of each company.

Q Who should take the occupational medical test in the UAE?

Companies’ staff including citizens and expats working in the following industries must get the occupational medical test in the UAE:

• Agriculture industries
• Beauticians & related services/Spa workers
• Car workshops & service centre
• Carpenter & noise producing industries
• Cement, ceramic, concrete, tissue & textile industries
• Construction industries
• Education establishment
• Electric services
• Food handler
• Glass industries
• Healthcare workers
• Ionizing radiation
• Leather industries
• Maritime workers screening
• Oil refining, plastic & chemical industries
• Pre-employment U
• RTA drivers screening
• Veterinary services
• Waste management & hygiene service industries

Q What are the required documents for the occupational medical test in the UAE?

You will need the following documents for the occupational medical test in the UAE?

• Typed application form
• Original valid Emirates ID or original passport
• Residence visa copy
• Recent photograph for medical report

Q How long does the occupational medical test take?

The occupational medical test takes about 45 minutes.

Q How will I receive my occupational medical test report?

You will receive the medical test result/certificate through e-mail. For unfit cases, the medical test report should be collected in-person by the sponsor/PRO at Block 7 of Al Muhaisnah Medical Fitness Centre during working hours.

Q Do I need to book an appointment for an occupational medical screening test?

You need to book an appointment online before visiting the medical test center. You can book an E-appointment on the website.

Companies can register on Salem Web Portal. It is a Medical Fitness and Occupational Health Screening System for corporates and typing centres across Dubai.

Q How to register on Salem Web Portal (for companies & typing centers only)?

1. Provide the details requested for registration
2. Attach the following required documents
• Trade licence
• Establishment card
• Employee list from MOL/MOHRDE
3. Pay the yearly subscription fee

Q How much is the Licence subscription fees to avail Salem services for?

Licence subscription fees to avail Salem services per user per year 1622.25 AED.

Q How much is the occupational medical screening test for?

The cost of occupational medical test varies from occupation to occupation

OccupationCost (AED)
Agriculture industries200
Beauticians & related services/Spa workers540
Car workshops & service centre340
Carpenter & noise producing industries220
Cement, ceramic, concrete, tissue & textile industries200
Construction industries200
Diwan staff770
DHA licence services770
Education establishment200
Electric services200
Food handler170
Glass industries200
Healthcare workers570
Ionizing radiation200
Leather industries270
Maritime workers screening270
Oil refining, plastic & chemical industries300
Pre-employment U270
RTA drivers screening170
Veterinary services270
Waste management & hygiene service industries200

Note: DHA has the right to amend the above prices in the public’s interest.

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