HCM City resumes immunisation programmes for children Health

HCM City resumes immunisation programmes for children

Routine immunisation of children has resumed in HCM City, the epicentre of the COVID-19 outbreak, after being temporarily halted due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the HCM City Centre for Disease Control (HCDC).
Hanoi discovers five more COVID-19 cases in community Health

Hanoi discovers five more COVID-19 cases in community

The capital city of Hanoi logged five more COVID-19 cases in the community in the past 12 hours to 6am on October 10, bringing the total local transmissions in the past two days to seven, reported the municipal Department of Health.
HCM City: first shots basically completed, new infections down Health

HCM City: first shots basically completed, new infections down

Ho Chi Minh City has basically completed giving the first shots of COVID-19 vaccines to those aged above 18 while new infections are on the decrease, the municipal Steering Committee on COVID-19 Prevention and Control told a press conference on September 16.
Hanoi publicises COVID-19 hotlines Society

Hanoi publicises COVID-19 hotlines

The Hanoi Centre for Disease Control (CDC) has announced a list of COVID-19 hotlines for handling related information and opinions from local residents.
Hanoi begins second phase of mass COVID-19 testing Health

Hanoi begins second phase of mass COVID-19 testing

Hanoi is collecting 1 million samples for COVID-19 screening tests from residents in the areas and 13 groups of people at high risk from August 18 to 20, the city's Centre for Disease Control (CDC) said.
HCM City focuses on treatment to mitigate COVID-19 deaths Health

HCM City focuses on treatment to mitigate COVID-19 deaths

The Ho Chi Minh City’s Health Department on July 27 asked medical establishments to focus on treatment for COVID-19 patients, especially those with serious symptoms and high-risk factors such as being over 65 years old, having underlying diseases, in an effort to mitigate deaths cause by the disease.
Hanoi to test 10,000 people with high risk Health

Hanoi to test 10,000 people with high risk

Hanoi’s Department of Health on July 14 sent an urgent dispatch to the centres for disease control and health centres of districts and towns to conduct COVID-19 testing on 10,000 people.
Hanoi debuts COVID-19 map Health

Hanoi debuts COVID-19 map

A COVID-19 map for Hanoi was introduced on June 11 to facilitate the capital’s prevention and control measures.
HCM City steps up COVID-19 preventive measures Health

HCM City steps up COVID-19 preventive measures

There have been no more cases of COVID-19 in Ho Chi Minh City since one person was diagnosed with it at Tan Son Nhat Airport in February, but the city Centre for Disease Control and Prevention and Department of Health said the risk of an outbreak remains high.