Celebration of World Nurses’ Day since COVID-19 pandemic hit the country in 2020

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Nurses helping members of the public who donates blood at the Hospital Universiti Kebangsaan (HUKM) in Cheras, Kuala Lumpur today. Pic/ MWN

PUTRAJAYA MAY 12: The Malaysian Nurses Association has organised and celebrated the World Nurses’ Day today since COVID-19 pandemic hit the country in 2020 with the front liners struggling hard to save the lives of the Malaysians.

Director General of Health,Tan Sri Dr. Noor Hisham Abdullah said, throughout the two years, the frontlines have been protecting the people from COVID-19 whether in the hospital, clinic,COVID-19 Quarantine and Treatment Centre (PKRC) and District Health Office (PKD) together with non-governmental organisations.

“Nurses are the supporters of national health system for the Global Health. Their commitment in delivering services whether in the city, remote and isolated areas are very much appreciated.

“The nurses rendered their services with sincerity to the extent they have left the conveniences and comforts just to shoulder the heavy responsibility that has been entrusted to them,” Dr. Noor Hisham said in his facebook post today.

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Nurses at HUKM celebrating Nurses Day

Dr. Noor Hisham added, the “World Nurses’ Day event with the theme, “Nurses: A voice to lead –invest in nursing & respect rights to secure global health” was officiated by the Minister of Health, Khairy Jamaluddin.

The Director General of Health said, for the Ministry of Health and the nation, the nurses are important assets, Congratulations and Thanks for your devotional services. – Malaysia World News

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