HCM City identifies babies in need of measles shots Health

HCM City identifies babies in need of measles shots

Health centres in Ho Chi Minh City are working to verify how many children aged one to five have not been immunised against measles for a national campaign to provide free two-in-one vaccines against measles and rubella starting this month.
Disease season peaks in southern region Health

Disease season peaks in southern region

Hospitals in the southern region have admitted many patients diagnosed with hand-foot-mouth disease, measles or upper respiratory infections as the peak season for contagious diseases has arrived.
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Measles, rubella vaccine to be frequently used

The measles and rubella vaccine will be the twelfth vaccine provided through the national immunisation program, according to the National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology (NIHE).
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Ministry conducts vaccination inspections nationwide

The Ministry of Public Health has established 11 working groups to supervise the implementation of the vaccination drive at all levels and localities as part of efforts to improve the programme’s efficiency.
Vaccination campaign covers over 12 million children Health

Vaccination campaign covers over 12 million children

More than 12.36 million children across Vietnam have safely received free measles-rubella shots as a national free vaccination campaign is in its second phase, said the Health Ministry’s Department of Preventive Medicine.
Over 9.5 million children get free measles-rubella shots Health

Over 9.5 million children get free measles-rubella shots

All 63 provinces and cities across Vietnam completed the first phase of the national measles-rubella vaccination campaign with more than 9.5 million children safely receiving free shots, preliminary reports from the localities show.
Over 4.8 million kids vaccinated against measles-rubella Health

Over 4.8 million kids vaccinated against measles-rubella

More than 4.8 million children in 58 out of 63 cities and provinces nationwide received free measles and rubella shots in the first phase of the national vaccination campaign, announced Ministry of Public Health on November 10.