Healthcare system stumbles on weak foundation Health

Healthcare system stumbles on weak foundation

The situation during the COVID-19 outbreak showed that when the preventive medicine network collapsed, the heavy load fell on the treatment system. At some point, hospitals had to close and were unable to admit new patients as the grassroots preventative healthcare system could not withstand the heavy load.
Vietnam joins int’l efforts to build resilient health systems Health

Vietnam joins int’l efforts to build resilient health systems

Vietnamese health experts joined former world leaders, current health ministers across the world, and business leaders on January 30 in an appeal for the adoption of a global assessment framework to strengthen healthcare system resilience in the face of future crises.
First bespoke research on self-care in Vietnam introduced Health

First bespoke research on self-care in Vietnam introduced

Vietnam is one of the countries enjoying a developed healthcare system in the ASEAN with nearly 90 percent of the population (about 84 million people) enjoying support from medical insurance, according to a report entitled “Power of Self-care in Achieving Health-for-All”.
Patient safety comes under spotlight in Hanoi meeting Health

Patient safety comes under spotlight in Hanoi meeting

Health experts called for improving patient safety at medical facilities at a meeting held in Hanoi on September 17 by the Medical Services under the Ministry of Health and the World Health Organisation on the occasion of World Patient Safety Day (September 17).