Minister of Health expresses appreciation for nurses, midwives

Wani Roslan

Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar expressed his appreciation to professional nurses and midwives in the Sultanate for their great contribution in healthcare and health protection services to the community in conjunction with the World Health Day with the theme ‘Support Nurses and Midwives’. The minister made these comments at a press conference yesterday.

“With the COVID-19 outbreak in the country, they are among the frontliners who sacrifice their time and energy, and take the risks to care for patients,” he said.

The minister added that the nurses are committed in providing high quality care and treatment to patients, and that the nursing and midwifery are commendable professions.

The minister encouraged more youth to emulate, choose as well to venture into the field of nursing and midwifery.

“Let us all give our support to nurses and midwives, and continue to pray to Allah the Almighty to bestow mercy to the professional nurses and midwives in Brunei Darussalam.”