NMC Health PLC engages in healthcare, trading and information technology businesses. It operates through two segments: Healthcare, and Distribution and Services. The Healthcare segment engages in providing professional medical services. The Distribution and Services segment distributes pharmaceutical goods, medical equipment, cosmetics and food to hospitals, pharmacies and government healthcare institutions, including the company's own portfolio of hospitals, day patient medical centre and pharmacies. The company was founded by B. R. Shetty in 1975 and is headquartered in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.