Vietnam continues Ebola response preparations Health

Vietnam continues Ebola response preparations

The Vietnamese Ministry of Health continues warning its agencies and departments to be on full alert for the possible entry of the deadly virus Ebola, particularly at border gates, Director of the Ministry’s Preventive Medicine Department Tran Dac Phu said on October 14.

Vietnam responses to World Hepatitis Day

Vietnam has joined other eight Western Pacific countries in efforts to eliminate hepatitis in response to the World Hepatitis Day (July 28) following a commitment of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Western Pacific Region.

Medical waste plan proposed

The Health Ministry has devised a plan to collect all medical waste every day, with 70 percent of solid waste to be treated by 2015, according to a source from the Health Environment Management Department.

Law makers visit India

A delegation of the National Assembly’s Committee for Social Affairs, headed by Truong Thi Mai, member of the NA Standing Committee has been on a working visit to India from Dec. 13-21.