Hospital in HCM City opens new ward Health

Hospital in HCM City opens new ward

Binh Dan Hospital, the first hospital in the country to offer dialysis, has opened a nephrology and hemodialysis ward to meet the treatment demand of patients with chronic kidney disease.
Donor's organs used to save four patients Health

Donor's organs used to save four patients

Doctors at hospitals in HCM City and Hue this week conducted six successful organ transplant operations, saving the lives of four people and restoring the sight of two severely visually-impaired patients.

More foreigners come for medical tourism

The Ministry of Health said the number of foreign patients treated by medical facilities in the country surged last year, bringing foreign currency earnings of some 1 billion USD, the Saigon Times Daily reported.

Foreigners visit Vietnam for medical treatment

About 100,000 foreigners visit Vietnam every year for medical treatment, bringing more than 1 billion USD of revenue to local hospitals, according to an article published on the English language news portal VietNamNet Bridge on August 7.

Hanoi hospital completes landmark kidney transplant

The Hanoi-based Saint Paul Hospital has become the first hospital of the local level to successfully perform a kidney transplant, according to Pham Manh Than, head of the hospital's Planning and General Affairs Ward.