A 12 nurses working in the same ward at a hospital in the US state of Virginia got pregnant together, which the management has expressed happiness about.
According to the American broadcasting organization “Fox 8 News”, the nurses of the children’s care ward (NICU) of the hospital Riverside Regional Medical Center in the city of Newport, Virginia, became pregnant.
According to the report, in a statement issued by the hospital administration, the administration expressed happiness over the expected birth of children by the nurses of the same ward, saying that this is the first time that so many employees have become pregnant together in their hospital.
The report stated that two of the 12 nurses have given birth, while three more women will give birth in the coming months of July and August.
report, the rest of the pregnant 12 nurses will give birth in September, October and November.
In this regard, ‘People’s Magazine’ said that all 12 pregnant nurses work in the pediatric care ward and are also performing their services during pregnancy.
Among the pregnant women are 10 nurses, one trainee nurse and one in their charge. Antamia said that five of the expectant mothers are women who will give birth for the first time, while no such information was provided regarding the rest of the nurses.
Expectant women share their thoughts on getting pregnant together, saying they are all helping each other, all women going through critical times.
Although this is the first time that 12 nurses have become pregnant at the same hospital in Virginia, this is not the first such incident in the United States.
In May last month, a hospital in New York state also reported that 15 nurses working in its pediatric ward became pregnant at the same time.
Earlier, 14 pediatric nurses at a Missouri state hospital also became pregnant at the same time.
Similarly, in 2019, 36 nurses in the pediatric care ward of a hospital in Missouri got pregnant together.
In the year 2019, 9 nurses in the pediatric ward of a hospital in the city of Portland, Oregon, also became pregnant together.