Driven by strong digital transformation in the local healthcare sector, Vietnamese pharma firms are increasingly investing in technological innovations to shore up sustainable growth, while international health technology groups are racing to seize the gains from these trends.
Health literacy can contribute to reducing disparities among different groups of people in accessing universal healthcare services, Professor Dianne Levin-Zamir from Israel's University of Haifa said at an international conference held in Ho Chi Minh City on November 11.
The People’s Committee of the central province of Thua Thien-Hue and Germany’s Christoffel Blindenmission (CBM) organisation held a conference on November 7 to launch a project to support people with physical impairments access support tools and relevant services.
With Industry 4.0 knocking on its doors, Vietnam is seeking solutions and partnerships to promote digital transformation in the healthcare sector.
Aside from cultural and historical tourism, Ho Chi Minh City also boasts potential for medical tourism thanks to the concentration of many leading hospitals of Vietnam, heard a workshop held on September 4.
A ceremony was held in Hanoi on November 21 to present the Friendship Order to Dr. Shin Young-soo, World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Director for the Western Pacific, for his contributions to Vietnam’s healthcare sector.
Electronics retailer Digiworld maps out its road to conquer Vietnam’s consumer goods market this year.
The Committee for Solidarity of Vietnamese Catholics held the fifth conference of the 2013 – 2018 tenure and hosted Christmas celebration in Ho Chi Minh City on December 14.
VOV.VN - Abbott’s contribution to the sustainable advance of healthcare was continuously recognized globally and in Vietnam.
The Ministry of Health recently presented the Excellence Award to Abbott Vietnam for its long-term commitment and significant support in improving healthcare in the country.
The Vietnam Association of Financial Investors (VAFI) has proposed that the Prime Minister privatise State-owned hospitals to reform the healthcare system and improve the quality of health care services.
Japanese doctor Nagato Natsume has been appointed as Honorary Consul of Vietnam in Nagoya city of Aichi prefecture.
VOV.VN - An estimated 1,500 people will receive free or partially funded medical care from Vingroup through a program targeting helping the underprivileged at its Vinmec Hospitals across the country.
VietMedical organised a training course on safe practices in the operating room for nearly 100 nurses working at major hospitals in Hanoi.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the health sector to continue improving the quality of human resources and focusing on improving medical ethics, while enhancing the quality of the country’s population.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a dialogue with leading German businesses operating in various fields such as information-technology, finance, healthcare, agriculture, and hi-tech industry in Berlin in July 6.
Various shortcomings still exist in traditional medicine in terms of healthcare and paying health insurance fees.
Approximately 12 million Vietnamese adults, or about one of every 5 people, suffer from high blood pressure, said Deputy Director of the General Department of Preventive Medicine Truong Dinh Bac on April 25.
VOV.VN - An extraordinary line-up of actors, musicians, athletes and journalists joined the launch of a stand up to cancer Vietnam fundraising event in the province of Bac Ninh.
VOV.VN - Ho Chi Minh City welcomes and is ready to create the best conditions for British businesses to invest in the city, especially in building infrastructure for transport, healthcare, education, and e-government.