Humanitarian month kicks off Society

Humanitarian month kicks off

The Vietnam Red Cross Society (VRC)’s Central Committee launched a humanitarian month on May 5 in response to World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day on May 8.
Health sector calls for blood donations ahead of Tet Health

Health sector calls for blood donations ahead of Tet

The National Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion has called on the community, especially those with type O blood, to donate blood in an effort to avoid a shortage during the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) holidays.
HCM City hospitals open for Tet Health

HCM City hospitals open for Tet

The Department of Health in Ho Chi Minh City has instructed all hospitals in the city not to refuse emergency aid to patients during the Tet (Lunar New Year) period.
 Health facilities call for blood donations for Tet Health

Health facilities call for blood donations for Tet

HCM City’s Blood Bank, Blood Donation Centre and hospitals organised blood donation programmes throughout the city for Tet holiday to prepare for a possible shortage as more accidents occur during the period.
A new chapter in Vietnam quest for safe blood Health

A new chapter in Vietnam quest for safe blood

In the past, the shortage of blood donors and the doubtful safety of blood and blood products made it a struggle to meet the demands for blood transfusions in medical emergencies and treatment. However, the situation has largely improved in recent years.