Egypt's UMS emphasizes respect to nurses after criticism to portrayal of nurse in comedy show

Thu, 14 Apr 2022 - 12:24 GMT

United Media Services (UNS) emphasized its respect to the nursing profession and nurses’ role in the medical system in a Wednesday statement that comes after criticism to the depiction of a nurse in a comic series.

Doctor, nurse die from coronavirus as Egypt sees surge in positive cases

Sun, 10 May 2020 - 12:16 GMT

This makes him the ninth doctor to die from the novel virus in the northeastern African country.

Egyptian Youm7 newspaper launches initiative to back medical staff over coronavirus

Mon, 06 Apr 2020 - 04:36 GMT

Nurses wearing protective suits, prepare a patient with coronavirus to be transferred to Masih Daneshvari Hospital in Tehran. Iran’s 2,987 new coronavirus cases brought the total to 47,593. (West Asia News Agency/Reuters)

19 nurses in Egyptian hospitals test positive for coronavirus: official

Thu, 26 Mar 2020 - 11:50 GMT

Nineteen nurses from different hospitals in Egypt have contracted the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), head of the Egyptian Nursing Syndicate said on Wednesday.

34 officials of Khanka Hospital to be tried over death of 10 patients

Tue, 30 Oct 2018 - 10:57 GMT

A total of 34 officials of Khanka Mental Health Hospital were referred Tuesday, Oct. 30 to an urgent trial for dereliction of duty that led to the death of 10 patients.

There's a good boy: Thai nurses dress babies up as dogs to ring in New Year

Fri, 29 Dec 2017 - 12:15 GMT

Nurses at a hospital in the Thai capital showed some festive puppy love on Thursday, dressing up newborn babies up in fetching canine outfits ahead of the Year of the Dog.

Shift work linked to burnout in sleep-deprived nurses

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 - 11:02 GMT

Shift-work nurses who have sleep problems are more likely to experience career burnout that has the potential to compromise their job performance, a small Italian study suggests.

Governmental Colleges teach anti- FGM curricula

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 01:08 GMT

Seventeen governmental medical colleges approved to teach anti- FGM (Female Genital Mutilation) curricula.