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Canadian traveller quarantined for flu

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Canadian traveller quarantined for flu

The HCM City Department of Health on May 26 quarantined a Canadian traveller after discovering that he had sat next to a passenger who had tested positive for the A/H1N1 virus, following a flight from the US to Hong Kong.

Plan to help poor pay medical bills

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Plan to help poor pay medical bills

The Mekong Delta Region Health Support Project, in cooperation with the Ministry of Health and the US-based RASS company, plans to raise funds to help pay for health insurance for the near-poor.

FHF helps upgrade Eye Hospital’s IT system

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FHF helps upgrade Eye Hospital’s IT system

On April 28 the Central Eye Hospital inaugurated a network administration centre funded by Australia’s Fred Hollows Foundation (FHF) and the Vietnam’s Ministry of Health in order to upgrade the health sector’s information management system.

Vietnam monitors five possible A/H1N1 cases

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Vietnam monitors five possible A/H1N1 cases

Ho Chi Minh City’s Health Department said it has traced and identified five people who were aboard the same flight with a Vietnamese-American girl infected with the A/H1N1 virus, who is currently isolated and under close observation in the Republic of Korea.