Royal Hospital maternity suite shut for repairs

By Staff Reporter — MUSCAT: Dec. 19: The Ministry of Health (MOH) in a statement said that the maternity suite in the Royal Hospital has been temporarily closed for a month from yesterday for maintenance works. The suite has (14) delivery rooms, emergency room for gynecology and an emergency room for pregnant women suffering from health problems. Another temporarily suite has been opened, including eight delivery rooms, for patients in Muscat. Ministry of Health has urged all patients from outside Muscat to cooperate with the hospital. In case of delivery and emergency, it urged patients to the nearest hospitals to reduce the overcrowding on temporarily suites.