HCM City’s health sector to resume immunisations Health

HCM City’s health sector to resume immunisations

The Ho Chi Minh City’s Department of Health has ordered healthcare facilities that offer vaccination services to set up plans to return to normal with strict implementation of infection prevention measures amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Urgent guidelines issued over COVID-19 testing Health

Urgent guidelines issued over COVID-19 testing

The National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control has asked cities and provinces nationwide to invest wisely in testing systems to avoid unnecessary waste in the current pandemic situation.
PM orders more drastic actions to fight COVID-19 pandemic Health

PM orders more drastic actions to fight COVID-19 pandemic

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said though social lives have slowed down, those involved in COVID-19 prevention and control and administrations at all levels, especially the health sector, must speed up work and take more drastic actions to combat the pandemic.
Vietnam determined to put COVID-19 pandemic under control Health

Vietnam determined to put COVID-19 pandemic under control

Vietnam will definitely control and contain the spread of COVID-19 in the community if the directions of the Politburo, the Party Central Committee's Secretariat, the Government, the Prime Minister, and the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control are properly and strictly followed, heard a meeting of the Steering Committee in Hanoi on April 1.
HCM City shows good external-relation performance in COVID-19 fight Politics

HCM City shows good external-relation performance in COVID-19 fight

The Ho Chi Minh City Foreign Affairs Office has closely coordinated with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and foreign diplomatic representative agencies to effectively cope with the COVID-19 pandemic, contributing to the promotion of friendliness and hospitality of Vietnamese people to international friends.
Health sector calls for blood donation Health

Health sector calls for blood donation

The health sector has called on medical staff and the community to respond to blood donation at the Le hoi Xuan hong (Red Spring) blood donation festival at the headquarter of the Ministry of Health in Hanoi on March 12.
TB prevention needs joint efforts: meeting Health

TB prevention needs joint efforts: meeting

Detecting tuberculosis (TB) cases at an early date requires efforts of not only the health sector but also the entire community, heard a meeting of the National Steering Committee for TB Prevention and Control in Hanoi on March 9.
Preventive measures needed to respond to COVID-19: expert Health

Preventive measures needed to respond to COVID-19: expert

The health sector needs to well prepare preventive measures with focus on early detection, epidemic fencing and quarantine although Vietnam has recorded no new SARS-CoV-2 infection cases since February 13, said Director of the Health Ministry’s Department for Medical Examination and Treatment Luong Ngoc Khue.