He said the pandemic had helped the world rediscover the fundamental role of nurses in healthcare, adding that they deserve to be more valued and their working conditions improved.
Almazmi said, “All I think about is saving patients’ lives. It is a matter of life and death. It is my time to help the nation.
The Ministry also works to follow the field around the clock, study challenges and develop strategic plans to overcome them, and develop proactive plans to deal with various scenarios expected for the development of the situation.
"We think we are an instrument of hope to give spiritual, mental and emotional support also to our patients in time of despair. That’s why when Abu Dhabi’s Crown Prince personally appreciated me, I felt he was recognising all nurses for spreading hope," said Jessa Dawn Ubag, 31.
"You don’t know when and how God’s blessings come. It is everyone’s dream to have a conversation or meet with His Highness Sheikh Mohamed."