Ministry of Health signs a Memorandum of Understanding with Fitness Time
Jun 30 2021
His Excellency, the Minister of Health, Dr. Tawfiq bin Fawzan Al-Rabiah, and Ali Al-Saqri, Chairman of Leejam, the owner and operator of Fitness Time Sports Centers, signed a Memorandum of Understanding, in the presence of Hamad Al-Saqri, Board Member, Anthony Elliott, CEO, and Shadan Al-Saqri, Executive Director of Operations.
This came as a part of the Ministry of Health's effort to promote physical activity to be a part of health care. This memorandum highlights its role in improving the health status of community members and changing the lifestyle for a healthy community.
The memorandum of cooperation included ways to promote health in the community by providing health prevention programs and intensifying the joint awareness campaigns in the field of physical activity for all members of society.
Through the memorandum, Fitness Time will present the "Exercise is Medicine" initiative. This is a global health initiative that works to link health care with sources of physical activity. The Ministry ensures making this initiative based on scientific evidence and fundamentals that are suitable for people anywhere and for all abilities.