MoH to improve quality of grassroots health establishments Health

MoH to improve quality of grassroots health establishments

Officials from the Ministry of Health (MoH) is conducting field trips to 29 health stations in 10 provinces and cities’ communes and wards to survey activities, facilities, personnel and finance in an aim to improve the quality of health care services for local residents.
Grassroots healthcare plays key role: Ministry Health

Grassroots healthcare plays key role: Ministry

Medical services at the grassroots level help save costs and ensure sustainability in healthcare, contributing to the improvement of medical service quality, according to the Ministry of Health.
4 percent of Vietnamese have hepatitis C: workshop Health

4 percent of Vietnamese have hepatitis C: workshop

About 4 percent of Vietnam’s population get infected with hepatitis C but they are not aware of the infection, thus increasing the risk of the virus spread among the community, heard a workshop in Ho Chi Minh City on February 1.
Vietnam launches Scaling Up Nutrition Movement Health

Vietnam launches Scaling Up Nutrition Movement

A ceremony was held in Hanoi on January 31 to launch the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement in Vietnam and the implementation of the Prime Minister’s directive on nutrition enhancement.
Expert: Health literacy investment needed Health

Expert: Health literacy investment needed

Investment in health literacy would be a useful initiative in Vietnam and other ASEAN countries to help reach health goals, according to Asian Health Literacy Association.
APEC gears towards healthy region Health

APEC gears towards healthy region

Officials of the APEC Health Working Group gathered in Ho Chi Minh City on August 21, expecting to address a range of issues in order to build a healthy Asia-Pacific region.