Friday, February 3, 2017 - 11:34


GlobeMed Group has won the prestigious “Third Party Administrator” award at the annual MENA IR Insurance Awardsevent. The winners were announced on the evening of February 1, 2017, at a gala dinner at the Ritz-Carlton DIFC, Dubai, UAE.


Mr. Ziad Kharma, Vice-President for Actuarial Services, received the award on behalf of GlobeMed Group. Congratulating the team members on this success, Mr. Z. Kharma expressed his pride for this achievement, stating that this award is a distinguished recognition for the GlobeMed group, which will reinforce the will of GlobeMed to provide further Solutions and creative services to its clients and their members.


The event, organized by the prestigious MENA Insurance Review Magazine, honored GlobeMed Group for providing innovative and pioneer services and solutions that cater to the needs of its clients, using the latest technological advancements in the Healthcare Benefit Management sector. Throughout 2016, the Group introduced solutions to enhance automation and its expert system dedicated to automated issuance of the coverage decisions, aiming at processing the largest number of claims without any complications.


Subsequent to celebrating its Silver Jubilee crowning twenty five years of achievements, GlobeMed Group adds this award today, to its growing list of achievements having won the “Medical administrator” award in 2014 and “TPA of the Year” in 2015 also in Dubai, a testament to the collective efforts that pushed GlobeMed Group to assume its leadership role, expanding to 12 countries in the MENA region. 

GlobeMed Achieves Another Milestone with its Cross Border Services

Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 09:07

GlobeMed Group proudly celebrated yet another milestone with 50,000 Automated Cross Border claims to date, confirming GlobeMed’s role as a pioneer and leader in introducing innovative healthcare solutions.

Launched three years ago in 2012, GlobeMed’s Automated Cross Border Service revolutionized the healthcare benefits industry by giving GlobeMed members hassle-free access to a network of 17,000 healthcare providers in all the countries where GlobeMed Group is present - Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Iraq, Kuwait, Lebanon, Nigeria, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria and United Arab Emirates.

While abroad, GlobeMed members enjoy receiving smooth medical services at any healthcare provider within GlobeMed network. The medical services are provided upon the simple presentation of the insurance card. No forms, no phone calls and no cash payments are even required.

The success of the services is due mainly to GlobeMed’s vision to be a leader in the healthcare and insurance industry. GlobeMed was among the first companies to introduce Web enabled connections with healthcare providers and is a leading expert in medical coding. These two elements combined to allow GlobeMed to build a unique expert system which facilitates the process of issuing the coverage decisions and pre-authorization electronically and thus medical services are rendered quickly, efficiently and without any hassles. 

GlobeMed is the largest healthcare benefits management company in the Middle East. Over the last 24 years, it has expanded its operations to 12 countries and is committed to serve more than 5 million members from over 80 insurance companies, self-funded schemes and social insurance schemes. 

GlobeMed Gulf HealthCare Solutions Announces Receipt of Federal Insurance Authority License

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - 10:04

Dubai, 2014 - In line with the observed laws in the United Arab Emirates, GlobeMed Gulf Healthcare Solutions  is pleased to announce that it has received its Federal Insurance Authority License and now enjoys Unconditional Health Insurance Permit status with the Dubai Health Authority. GlobeMed Gulf Healthcare Solutions continues to deliver full and on-going compliance with all federal and local regulatory requirements and processes in the UAE, with regard to the provision and management of healthcare services and solutions.




“Receiving our Federal Insurance Authority License is the latest step our shareholder’s continued commitment in the UAE market” said Mr. Elie Tohme, General Manager of GlobeMed Gulf Healthcare solutions. “Insurance companies can use our services in the knowledge that all aspects of compliance are being met. With the Unconditional Permit status, companies selling insurance in Dubai can choose to use our market-leading services with full confidence that they are selecting a compliant and trustworthy partner”. 

Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 09:59


URAC has awarded GlobeMed Gulf Healthcare Solutions full Pharmacy Benefits Management Accreditation. URAC accreditation provides independent validation of pharmacy management excellence based on benchmarks in quality of care and continuous quality improvement processes.



URAC is an independent non-profit organization committed to promoting health care quality through accreditation and certification. The URAC accreditation program provides comprehensive, third-party assurance for employers and consumers, ensuring high quality standards for consumer protection and empowerment, appropriate access to drugs and pharmacies, patient safety, and disclosure of pricing and contracting terms.


The URAC PBM Accreditation certifies that GlobeMed’s Pharmacy Management adheres to national standards for the design and operation of important programs for the safe and effective intake of medication.


For more information on the Pharmacy Benefits Management URAC accreditation, Click here.

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 - 14:03

During a press conference held on June 10, 2013 in Doha, the SCH announced that GlobeMed has been chosen, as part of the consortium, to serve the universal health program that will be gradually introduced to all nationals and residents of Qatar.


The best things in life evolve

Thursday, February 7, 2013 - 15:33

MedNet Liban sal has officially changed its name to GlobeMed Lebanon sal, unveiling its new identity during a press conference held on Thursday, September 27, at La Magnanerie.

H.E. Mr. Michel Pharaon, Chairman of Murex Holding, inaugurated the conference by welcoming the company’s key partners, clients, stakeholders and media representatives and thanking them for their presence. “We are happy to share with you today the start of a new era for our company,” he announced.

Roger Nasnas, Chairman of GlobeMed Lebanon, took the audience back to the creation of the company, when the founders had “a vision, 20 years ago, of a company managing the relationship between the different stakeholders of the healthcare sector” at a time when the country was suffering from serious health problems and a significant lack in health insurance services. “The company that we built together,” added Nasnas, “is the reflection of our commitment, a commitment based on three dimensions: the institutional, the social and the economical.”

Mounir Kharma, CEO of GlobeMed Lebanon, reviewed the expansion of the GlobeMed group throughout the Middle Eastern and African countries, namely in Lebanon, Syria, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, UAE, Bahrain, Jordan, Egypt, Palestine and Nigeria, and he also stressed on the growing need to join all these affiliate operations under one unified name. “Today, GlobeMed offers international and cross border services to over 80 client insurers, and manages more than 2 million lives through a network that exceeds 500,000 healthcare providers worldwide,” he explained.

Finally, Walid Hallassou, General Manager of GlobeMed Lebanon, unveiled GlobeMed’s new logo and brand identity, highlighting the beliefs that inspired the change. “A new, dynamic and modern image of a visionary company with years of experience that represents GlobeMed’s values: care, innovation, expertise and transparency,” stated Hallassou.

With this new identity, GlobeMed Lebanon asserts its global status and belonging, while preserving its values and strive for excellence.