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Vietnam to publicly rank quality of hospitals

Vietnam to publicly rank quality of hospitals

Hospital rankings will be publicised for the first time this year in an effort by the Ministry of Health to improve healthcare services, the Tien Phong (Vanguard) newspaper reported.

Hospitals use satellite offices to handle overload

Hospitals use satellite offices to handle overload

It was 10am at the HCM City Oncology Hospital in Binh Thanh District. Tran Van Ly, a 53 year-old who had travelled from nearby Binh Duong Province, was waiting for his turn to take a hematology test.

NA discusses permits for hospitals, healthcare staff

All of the country's private hospitals and staff have received operating and working licences, compared to 73-95% of staff at public hospitals, a representative of the Ministry of Health said April 13 at the 10th plenary session of the National Assembly's Social Affairs Committee held in Ho Chi Minh City.

Health Minister explains cause of sector’s deficiency

Minister of Health Nguyen Thi Kim Tien has pointed out primary objective and subjective reasons behind the deficiency of the health sector, underlining limitations of health workers and the overloading of hospitals.

Hospitals respond to hand cleaning campaign

Hospitals respond to hand cleaning campaign

As many as 20 hospitals in the Central region on May 3 signed pledges to join the campaign “Save Lives: Clean Your Hands” in response to the World Health Organisation (WHO)’s annual drive to reduce bacterial contamination caused by poor hand hygiene.

Blood Donation Festival due on Sunday

Blood Donation Festival due on Sunday

(VOV) - Hanoi will host the fifth blood donation day on January 20 in an effort to support hospitals in saving patients during the upcoming lunar New Year (Tet) festival.

Vietnam, US boost public-private health cooperation

Vietnam, US boost public-private health cooperation

(VOV) - Over 160 delegates from the Ministry of Health, hospitals, large pharmaceutical companies and the US embassy gathered in Hanoi on December 6 for a seminar to discuss public-private cooperation in health services.

JICA helps upgrade provincial and regional hospitals

A project to develop the provincial and regional hospital system in Vietnam will kick off soon, according to a May 4 workshop held in Hanoi by the Ministry of Health and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).

Hanoi invests intensively in medical development

Hanoi invests intensively in medical development

By 2020, Hanoi aims to have a high-quality, international standard, medical complex at each of its five gateways, according to a master plan to develop the local medical system.

Prime Minister works with health sector

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has urged the Health Ministry to continue modernizing and perfecting the healthcare system, especially services and preventive medicine at grassroots level.

HCM City to build four hospitals on outskirts

Construction of four new hospitals in HCM City's outlying districts will begin in September this year to ease crowding in central areas, the City People's Committee said at a meeting last week.