The Thai Government will promote and develop the quality of private hospitals in major tourist destinations and special economic zones.
The shenanigans of illegal brokers in front of large hospitals in Hà Nội remains a big concern to patients and hospital authorities, according to the Lao Động (Labour) newspaper.
Nearly 90,000 people were admitted to the emergency rooms of hospitals across Vietnam within three days of the Lunar New Year holiday, the Ministry of Health has said.
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.
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.
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.
The health ministry has asked hospitals and medical units nation-wide to strengthen disease prevention, especially against measles.
Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien on April 21 visited several hospitals in Hanoi to inspect the containment of measles.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has asked the health sector to ensure sufficient medicine and equipment for the treatment of measles patients.
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.
(VOV)- Germany-based B.Braun Group, one of the top healthcare companies in the world, plans to invest in a dialysis centre in Hanoi.
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.
(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.
(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.
Hanoi authorities have approved a healthcare development program worth VND43.36 trillion ($2.2 billion) for the period from now until 2030.
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).
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 Nguyen Tan Dung has urged the Health Ministry to continue modernizing and perfecting the healthcare system, especially services and preventive medicine at grassroots level.
A US$155 million hospital waste water treatment project was launched by the Ministry of Health on December 12 in Hanoi, with financial support from the World Bank (WB).
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.