The Ministry of Health has approved a project on hospital waste treatment in the central province of Quang Binh at a cost of 28 billion VND (1.28 million USD) sourced by the World Bank’s preferential loan.

Beneficiary hospitals include Minh Hoa general hospital with 11 billion VND, Tuyen Hoa district general hospital, 5 billion VND, Dong Hoi city general hospital, 6.7 billion VND, and Quang Ninh district general hospital, 5 billion VND.

The project focuses on building and upgrading solid and liquid waste treatment systems in the hospital.

It will also give training to hospital staff and managers well as help enhance their management capacity in protecting the environment.-VNA