SMC now receives redirected birth cases from Jidhafs Maternity Hospital
Manama, The Health Ministry has announced that Salmaniya Medical Complex (SMC) is ready to receive all birth cases redirected from Jidhafs Maternity Hospital due to the development and maintenance work taking place at the latter in implementation of the ministry's strategy to develop public hospitals to improve services to citizens .
The Health Ministry said two additional maternity wards have been established at the SMC to provide care for women during pregnancy and childbirth as well as for newborn infants.
It added the move reflects the ministry's commitment to its strategy to develop public hospitals to improve services to citizens.
It is worth mentioning that development and maintenance work at Jidhafs Maternity Hospital is expected to take about one year.
Source: Bahrain News Agency