Disadvantaged people assisted to return home for Tet Society

Disadvantaged people assisted to return home for Tet

Businesses, industrial zones and hospitals nationwide have been getting into the Tet (Lunar New Year) spirit and providing free transport to allow workers and patients travel home to spend the holiday with their families.
Young doctors make change in far-flung areas Videos

Young doctors make change in far-flung areas

Nearly 600 doctors are needed for medical check-up and treatment work in 62 impoverished districts nationwide. Bringing young volunteer doctors to remote areas has brought positive outcomes.
Volunteer medics help rural poor Health

Volunteer medics help rural poor

Sixty two poor districts across the country lack a total of almost 600 doctors with specialisations in 15 different areas, including obstetrics, paediatrics, emergencies and infectious diseases.
Central Highlands works to improve health care service Health

Central Highlands works to improve health care service

Promoting doctor training programmes, coupled with using preferential policies to attract doctors to work in remote localities are part of efforts made by the Central Highlands provinces to improve health care in the region, according to the Steering Committee for the Central Highlands.
Young doctor volunteers to work in poor area Health

Young doctor volunteers to work in poor area

Unlike many medical graduates who want to work in big cities, Nguyen Chien Quyet, from Hung Yen province, chose to work in northern mountainous areas to help the disadvantaged people living there.
Young doctors volunteer to work in poor districts Health

Young doctors volunteer to work in poor districts

Seven young doctors from the Vietnam National Hospital of Pediatrics and Bach Mai Hospital have been dispatched to work in impoverished districts in the northern mountainous provinces of Lao Cai, Bac Kan, Son La and Dien Bien.