Kon Tum midwife changes minds, saves lives Health

Kon Tum midwife changes minds, saves lives

Y Ngoc from Dak Sao commune in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum’s Tu Mo Rong district is determined to make a difference in reproductive healthcare for women in her vilage.
Japanese-funded project improves women’s health Health

Japanese-funded project improves women’s health

A Japanese-funded project on building a health care model for women has brought remarkable benefits for the beneficiary community after two years of implementation in central Thua Thien-Hue province.
Gov’t sends top docs to smaller hospitals Health

Gov’t sends top docs to smaller hospitals

The Hanoi Department of Health has sent doctors, nurses and medical workers from central level hospitals to district level facilities to help share advanced professional techniques.
Sweden honours Vietnamese midwife Health

Sweden honours Vietnamese midwife

Phan Thi Hanh, Chairwoman of the Vietnam Association of Midwives, has become the first Vietnamese winner of the Midwives4all award, a global initiative by the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
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Health care urged for female workers

Huynh Cao Hai, deputy head of the Dong Nai Province's Health Department, said he plans to encourage all factories in the province to offer reproductive healthcare services for female workers, especially those with a large number of female workers.
Healthcare outreach a success story Health

Healthcare outreach a success story

Grassroots health care is the foundation of Vietnam's health system, said Nguyen Thi Kim Tien, Minister of Health at a meeting in Hue imperial city, central Thua Thien-Hue province, on March 24.
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All Central Highlands communes have infirmaries

All communes in the Central Highlands have medical stations that provide basic healthcare services to ethnic minorities in the region, according to the Central Highlands Steering Committee.