H.E. Dr. Mohammed Bin Hamza Khoshaim, Deputy Minister of Health (MoH) for Planning and Development, Ministry of Health, will be among the key speakers at the Saudi Health Nursing Conference to discuss the MoH’s strategic approach for developing the nursing field within the Kingdom. The conference is being organized with an aim to present nursing as a novel profession in Saudi Arabia.
Aside from raising awareness on employment opportunities for local youth in the field, the conference will focus on achieving excellence in delivery of compassionate patient and family-centred care. It will engage in debate with local workforce about the shaping of nursing profession in future, highlight the MoH’s directions and agenda, underscore leading innovative technology solutions and trends, embrace networking opportunities with global experts and focus on the significance of the field development.
Jane Wilshaw, Executive Director – Nursing Services, King Fahad Medical City and the Chairperson of the 2nd Saudi Health Nursing Conference, says: “Building upon the interest and demand of the profession, the Saudi Health Nursing Conference has achieved exponential growth. During its second edition, the emphasis will be to encourage national youth to adopt this profession and overcome societal concerns. It will also enable the fulfilling of the national goals of ‘Saudization’
“In King Fahad Medical City (KFMC), we have embarked upon a ‘Saudization’
To be held under the patronage of Ministry of Health, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Saudi Health Exhibition & Conference 2014, is being jointly organized by the Riyadh Exhibitions Company (REC) and Informa Life Sciences Exhibitions. Its strategic partners include Saudi Food & Drug Authority, Council of Health Services, Sultan Bin Abdulaziz Humanitarian City, and Council of Saudi Chambers.
For more information, log on to www.saudihealthexhibition.com.