200 Germany-made ventilators arrive in HCM City Society

200 Germany-made ventilators arrive in HCM City

A flight of Vietjet Air transporting 200 ventilators from Germany landed in Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport on August 13 to help hospitals in COVID-19 hotspots fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
Private medical sector asked to join in COVID-19 fight Health

Private medical sector asked to join in COVID-19 fight

The Health Ministry on July 30 sent Dispatch No.6140/BYT-KCB to Chairpersons of the People’s Committees of centrally-run cities and provinces regarding pooling the involvement of private medical examination and treatment establishments in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic.
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.
PM commits all possible support to HCM City in COVID-19 fight Society

PM commits all possible support to HCM City in COVID-19 fight

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has pledged to give priority to Ho Chi Minh City in terms of financial resources, infrastructure, materials and biological products to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, which is spreading rapidly and complicatedly in the southern hub.
Large-scale screening ordered to serve COVID-19 vaccination drive Health

Large-scale screening ordered to serve COVID-19 vaccination drive

Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long has requested all medical facilities nationwide to conduct health screening and classify those aged from 18 and above who plan to get vaccinated against COVID-19 as part of the 2021 – 2022 vaccination drive, the biggest of its kind in the nation.