Her Excellency Mrs. Faiqa bint Saeed Al Saleh, Minister of Health, expressed her great pride and appreciation for the honorable results achieved by Mrs. Wahiba Al Helou, Head of Nursing at Primary Health Care, and Mr. Reda Hammam, Acting Nursing Supervisor in the Intensive Care Unit at Salmaniya Medical Complex, to win the Excellence Nurse Award for the year 2020, which was launched by the Council Health for the Cooperation Council States, in a generous initiative for the first time at the level of the Gulf countries on the occasion of the Year of Nursing, which came in loyalty and gratitude to their distinguished and generous role.
The Minister of Health expressed her deep happiness and congratulations on winning this precious award and achieving an honorable achievement for the Ministry and the Kingdom of Bahrain, for the health cadres that contributed to making the Kingdom of Bahrain the focus of attention and admiration of all countries of the world for the excellence of its health cadres working in the nursing sector. She emphasized the great interest of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the beloved King of the country, in the health cadres, appreciation and great attention to him, as well as the constant praises of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and Prime Minister, may God protect him for all cadres The medical staff and nursing staff in their various locations, which the Kingdom of Bahrain honored with its continuous donation during the health crisis of the Corona Covid 19 pandemic, which was reflected in the excellence of the Kingdom of Bahrain with its cadres and the continuation of its great efforts.
During the meeting, which was held in the presence of senior officials of the Ministry of Health, the Minister of Health expressed deep thanks and appreciation to the winners, saying: "You are the pride of the country." Her Excellency affirmed that this international achievement is a great honor for the Kingdom of Bahrain, in addition to the achievements made by the sons of this dear country in international forums and in all disciplines, and she thanked the efforts made and the excellence in this field. She indicated that the credit for this achievement is due to the efforts made by these ambitious cadres, and the constant interest of the Ministry's officials through encouragement and motivation, and the provision of the appropriate environment for work and creativity.