Multiple activities to be held for the disabled Society

Multiple activities to be held for the disabled

The annual “One heart – One world” exchange programme is scheduled to take place on April 16, aiming to raise funds for people with disabilities, orphans and those in difficult circumstances nationwide.
Vietnam makes progress in curbing blindness rate Health

Vietnam makes progress in curbing blindness rate

Vietnam has achieved positive results in reducing the rate of blindness, with only 1.8 percent of the country’s population suffering from blindness in 2015, heard conference in HCM City on Nov. 3.
2014 National Ophthalmology Conference opens Health

2014 National Ophthalmology Conference opens

More than 1,000 domestic and international doctors came together at the 2014 National Ophthalmology Conference, which opened in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak on October 30.
Vietnamese doctors offer free eye surgeries in Cambodia Society

Vietnamese doctors offer free eye surgeries in Cambodia

More than 60 voluntary doctors and nurses from the 175 Hospital under the Ministry of National Defence and the Ho Chi Minh City Eye Hospital are providing free eye surgeries and eye tests for soldiers, poor people and Overseas Vietnamese in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, from September 21-24.
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Holland helps to treat cataracts in Ca Mau

The Dutch Eye Care Foundation (ECF) presented a machine called a Jag Laer laser on February 25, which is used for post-cataract surgical treatment, to the southernmost province of Ca Mau .
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Da Nang hosts conference on blindness

More than 600 domestic ophthalmologists and their overseas colleagues discussed measures to combat blindness-related diseases in Vietnam at a national conference that opened in central coastal Da Nang City on Sept. 9.
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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.