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  • Hanoi hosts international symposium on bio-safety

    Hanoi hosts international symposium on bio-safety

    Public: 10/28/2015 10:23:38 PM

    (VNF) - Under the Technical Cooperation Project supported by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) on “Capacity development of laboratory network in Vietnam of bio-safety and examination of highly hazardous infectious pathogen”, an international symposium aiming at sharing experiences in bio-safety was held in Hanoi on October 28th.

  • Over VND53 billion invested in remote health care

    Over VND53 billion invested in remote health care

    Public: 10/27/2015 3:40:59 PM

    The Central Highlands province of Kon Tum will spend over VND53 billion investing in 19 medical facilities in remote areas, according to the Office of the provincial People’s Committee.

  • Work on Vinmec Hospital started in Hai Phong

    Public: 10/18/2015 1:04:00 PM

    A groundbreaking ceremony was held in Hai Phong city on October 18th for the Vinmec Hai Phong international general hospital, the sixth hospital under Vingroup’s Vinmec healthcare system nationwide, after those in Hanoi, Ha Long, Phu Quoc, Nha Trang and Ho Chi Minh City, Nhan dan newspaper reported.

  • Campaign launched among communities to promote disease prevention

    Campaign launched among communities to promote disease prevention

    Public: 10/17/2015 1:06:19 PM

    A community campaign aiming for joint efforts in disease prevention was launched in Hanoi on October 17th by the Ministry of Health and Unilever Vietnam Foundation in response to the Global Hand-washing Day (October 15th), Nhan dan newspaper reported.

  • Campaign launched to kill mosquito larva

    Public: 10/16/2015 1:08:30 PM

    The Ministry of Health launched a mosquito larva killing campaign in Vietnam’s southern central and southern provinces and cities on October 16th in an effort to fight increasing dengue fever.

  • Hanoi successfully controls birth rate

    Hanoi successfully controls birth rate

    Public: 10/6/2015 10:52:06 AM

    Hanoi’s birth rate this year is likely to stand at 15.8 per 1,000 members of the population, a sharp drop from 19.36 in 2012 and meeting the city’s yearly target, according to the municipal Steering Committee for Population and Family Planning, according to Vietnam News Agency.

  • Poor children in Phu Tho province provided with free healthcare and medicine

    Poor children in Phu Tho province provided with free healthcare and medicine

    Public: 9/20/2015 3:50:02 PM

    On September 20th, the Viet Tri City children’s fund in the northern province of Phu Tho worked with the Phu Tho General Hospital to give free healthcare and medicine to underprivileged children in Kim Duc commune.

  • Blood donation in support of child patients during mid-Autumn festival

    Blood donation in support of child patients during mid-Autumn festival

    Public: 9/19/2015 3:56:44 PM

    On September 19th, the National Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion (NIHBT) held a blood donation festival entitled “Mid-Autumn festival for children 2015” which attracted thousands of volunteers in Hanoi.

  • Over 1,500 children in Central Highlands given free heart check-ups

    Over 1,500 children in Central Highlands given free heart check-ups

    Public: 9/14/2015 3:28:15 PM

    Over 1,500 children under 16 years old in 6 poor districts of the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai on September 13th-14th were given free medical check-ups for early detection of the symptoms of inborn heart diseases.

  • Vietnamese doctors provide free medical treatment for poor Cambodians

    Vietnamese doctors provide free medical treatment for poor Cambodians

    Public: 9/11/2015 3:37:15 PM

    From September 10th-12th, Cho Ray – Phnom Penh hospital is working with Samdec Techo young voluntary doctors’ association and Chabar Ampov district authorities in Phnom Penh capital to give free healthcare to 500 poor Cambodian patients, raising the number of patients benefiting from charitable medical check-ups since early September to over 1,000.

  • Hundreds of children to receive free heart surgery

    Hundreds of children to receive free heart surgery

    Public: 9/8/2015 3:56:36 PM

    Some 500 children under 16 years old will receive free heart surgery and a contribution towards travel and food expenses during treatment under a program to be carried out at Cho Ray Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City from now until the end of 2016.

  • Over 1,000 disadvantaged people in Tra Vinh province provided with free healthcare

    Over 1,000 disadvantaged people in Tra Vinh province provided with free healthcare

    Public: 9/6/2015 11:00:04 AM

    On September 5th, the Gia Dinh People’s Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City worked with Germany’s Merck Vietnam Co. Ltd. to give free healthcare to over 1,000 disadvantaged children in Tieu Can district, the southern province of Tra Vinh.

  • Vietnamese doctors trained in Australia

    Vietnamese doctors trained in Australia

    Public: 8/30/2015 3:53:09 PM

    Assc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Hong Son, Director of the Vietnamese Military Hospital 175 has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding at the University of Sydney on support for training Vietnamese doctors with Prof. Bruce Robinson, President of the Hoc Mai Foundation and Dean of the Medical School of the University of Sydney.

  • Free cleft lip and cleft palate surgery given to ethnic minority children

    Public: 8/25/2015 11:41:34 AM

    The hospital of the Central Highlands University, the Dak Lak provincial Fund for Children has recently worked with Operation Smile Vietnam, Amway Company and Vietnam – Cuba Friendship Hospital Hanoi to give free surgery to 80 children who suffer from cleft lip and cleft palate.

  • Ho Chi Minh city spends nearly VND500 million on drug test strip

    Ho Chi Minh city spends nearly VND500 million on drug test strip

    Public: 8/24/2015 2:26:40 PM

    The Ho Chi Minh city People’s Committee has approved to grant VND495 million for the Ho Chi Minh City HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Committee to buy 3,000 heroin test strips and 5,000 synthetic drug test strips.

  • Methadone delivery facility opens at Phu Son 4 prison

    Methadone delivery facility opens at Phu Son 4 prison

    Public: 8/24/2015 2:22:28 PM

    The General Department IV under the Ministry of Public Security has launched a methadone delivery facility at Phu Son 4 prison under the directive of the Prime Minister on the implementation of the methadone maintenance treatment for drug addiction in prisons, managed by the Ministry of Public Security.

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