Danat Al Emarat Hospital in Abu Dhabi welcomes three newborns during the first day of Eid Al-Adha

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  • Newborn baby girl, Dana, was the first newborn to bring joy at Danat Al Emarat Hospital on Eid Al-Adha 2022

Abu Dhabi – UAE: Danat Al Emarat Hospital for Women and Children, a Mubadala Health partner, celebrated the first day of Eid Al-Adha with the arrival of three baby girls.

Dr. Mohaymen Abdelghany, Executive Director, Danat Al Emarat Hospital for Women & Children said: “We are happy to welcome these newborns into the world, as we celebrate the festivities of Eid Al-Adha. It is heartwarming to be a part of this special moment and our caregivers are continuously working to ensure that the infants and their families receive the best-in-class care and support. We are proud to cross the milestone of delivering a total of 29,153 babies since the Danat Al Emarat hospital delivered the first baby in 2015. Of the total number of births, 15,184 were boys and 13,969 were girls, with 16,172 being of Emirati origin. We wish the babies and their parents best of health, happiness and prosperity.”

The first family to welcome their newborn baby was the Emirati family of Sultan Hasan, welcoming a baby girl. She weighed 2.14 kg and was born at 03:48 AM in good health. The parents named her, Dana. Her father said: “We are blessed to welcome our daughter on this festive day into the world. We would like to thank the nurses and staff of Danat Al Emarat for their exceptional and unconditional care. It is because of them that everything went smoothly, and that our daughter arrived safe and healthy. Eid Mubarak”

The second newborn delivered was at 03:51 AM. The Jordanian father of the girl was overwhelmed while expressing his emotions and said: “Our daughter being born on the first day of Eid-Al -Adha is extremely special to us. Thank you to all the staff and nurses at Danat Al Emarat Hospital for treating us like one big family. This has certainly been a moment we will never forget and a cause for even more celebrations this Eid.”

The third newborn delivered at 07:09 AM on Eid Al-Adha was from the Emirati family of Mussalam Mohammed Alrashdi. The father said: “We have named our newborn Asma and are extremely blessed that our daughter arrived safely on this special day. We thank God that both, she and her mother are in good health. Eid Mubarak to everyone.”

To mark these festivities, Danat Al Emarat Hospital distributed flowers and chocolates to all patients and children, who were celebrating Eid-Al-Adha at the hospital.

About Danat Al Emarat Hospital

Danat Al Emarat, part of Mubadala Health, is a world-class specialty women and children’s hospital located in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

The five-story hospital, accredited as a clinical research center by the Department of Health – Abu Dhabi, covers an area of 58,000 square meters, with 225 beds. The hospital offers a comprehensive range of inpatient and outpatient medical and surgical services including Neonatology & Pediatrics, Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Women’s Diagnostics & Breast Imaging and others, all of which are equipped with the latest technology and led by highly qualified clinicians to provide unmatched patient and family-centered care.

Our medical team is hand-picked from the international and local market specializing in numerous sub-specialties. Our 130+ consultants and primary care physicians work closely together to ensure the entire needs of women and children are addressed in a single convenient location and to the highest standards.

About Mubadala Health

Mubadala Health is the integrated healthcare network of Mubadala Investment Company. Established in 2021, Mubadala Health operates, manages, and develops a portfolio of healthcare assets including: Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Healthpoint, Imperial College London Diabetes Centre (ICLDC), Amana Healthcare, National Reference Laboratory (NRL), Capital Health Screening Centre (CHSC), Abu Dhabi Telemedicine Centre (ADTC), Danat Al Emarat, HealthPlus Diabetes & Endocrinology Center, HealthPlus Family Clinics, HealthPlus Fertility, HealthPlus Women’s Health Center, Moorfields Eye Hospital Abu Dhabi, and a stake in Al Meswak Dental Clinics Group.

With a vision to transform the regional healthcare landscape, Mubadala Health sets a new benchmark for the UAE and regional healthcare industry through its state-of-the-art facilities and world-class caregivers who strive to put patients first across its continuum of care. Innovation, research, and education are the foundational pillars of Mubadala Health, supporting the further development of a sustainable healthcare sector in line with the vision of Abu Dhabi and the region.