HCM City's doctors separate conjoined twins Health

HCM City's doctors separate conjoined twins

Around 100 doctors and nurses at the Ho Chi Minh City Children’s Hospital, Children’s Hospital 1 and 2, Cho Ray Hospital and others in HCM City on July 15 took part in a successful operation to separate conjoined twins.
British pilot flies home after miraculous Covid-19 recovery Health

British pilot flies home after miraculous Covid-19 recovery

Patient 91, a 43-year-old British pilot and also the most severe case so far in the country, boarded a flight from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi on July 12, where he then took another flight to the UK from Noi Bai International Airport at 11pm the same day, after 115 days undergoing treatment.
Ventilators witness huge difference in prices Health

Ventilators witness huge difference in prices

With ventilators seen as essential to saving the lives of severely ill COVID-19 patients, the massive pricing gap among breathing machines bought by hospitals nationwide has triggered public scepticism.
COVID-19: British pilot to be discharged from hospital Health

COVID-19: British pilot to be discharged from hospital

Vietnam’s most critically ill COVID-19 patient, a British pilot with Vietnam Airlines named Stephen Cameron, is expected to be discharged from hospital and return to his homeland in the UK soon, doctors at Cho Ray Hospital have said.
No new COVID-19 cases reported on June 20 Health

No new COVID-19 cases reported on June 20

Vietnam confirmed no fresh COVID-19 cases as of 6:00 pm on June 20, marking 65 straight days without community transmission in the country, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control.
HCM City leader visits medical staff, foreign COVID-19 patient Society

HCM City leader visits medical staff, foreign COVID-19 patient

Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong on June 17 visited medical staff working at Cho Ray Hospital and Hospital for Tropical Diseases in the city, and the foreign COVID-19 patient who is now being treated at Cho Ray hospital.
Day surgery increasingly performed at public hospitals Health

Day surgery increasingly performed at public hospitals

Less invasive surgery procedures are being performed during one-day stays at many public hospitals in HCM City, resulting in lower costs, reduced incidences of infections contracted during hospital stays, and reduction in patient overcrowding.
Normal life of Vietnamese a dream of many Society

Normal life of Vietnamese a dream of many

Vietnam ranks the 156th out of the countries and territories in terms of the number of infection cases, and is one of the 30 countries and territories that record no fatalities of COVID-19. Those figures are significant as its population numbers nearly 100 million, the 15th largest in the world.