x Abu Dhabi, UAEMonday 24 July 2017

What are your experiences of maternity wards in the UAE?

Maternity services at the capital's only specialist hospital are struggling to cope with demand, staff and parents say, with heavily pregnant women packed into waiting rooms for hours.

Maternity services at the capital's only specialist hospital are struggling to cope with demand, staff and parents say, with heavily pregnant women packed into waiting rooms for hours. The situation at the Corniche hospital is symptomatic of problems across the country. What have your experiences of maternity wards in the UAE been like? How can the service be improved for patients? Tell us your story.