Under the patronage and in the presence of DCEO Admin Qusai Al-Amer, the Medical Group organized a celebration on the occasion of World Prematurity Day.
The event was attended by Manager Medical Group, Emad Al-Awadh, Chief Medical Support Services Officer Dr. Mubarak Al-Ajmi, and Chief Clinical Officer Dr. Saud Al-Ajmi, in addition to a number of Team Leaders, Company employees, and mothers and their children born in Ahmadi Hospital.
Consultant Pediatrics and Intensive Care for Newborns and Premature Babies, Dr. Sulaiman Al-Saad, welcomed the attendees, explaining that this event aims to shed more light on the efforts made by Ahmadi Hospital to care for premature babies.
During the event, a number of departments that play a role in caring for premature babies in the hospital were honored, including the Pediatric Department, the Laboratory Department, the Pharmacy Department, and the Quality Department.
The event included an accompanying exhibition in which a number of those active in caring for children in the hospital participated, including the Child Development Center, the Nutrition Unit, the Speech and Hearing Unit, alongside the “Nourish" company that provides organic products for breast milk production, a beauty center for mothers, and the “Perth Center Kuwait"; a non-profit company whose goal is to educate and support mothers.
It is noteworthy that one out of every 10 children is born prematurely worldwide.