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.
Former CDC Hanoi director sentenced to 10 years in jail Society

Former CDC Hanoi director sentenced to 10 years in jail

The Hanoi People’s Court on December 12 sentenced Nguyen Nhat Cam, former director of the Hanoi Centre for Disease Control (CDC Hanoi), to 10 years in prison for “violations on bidding regulations that causes serious consequences”.