The Department of Disease Control under Thailand's Ministry of Public Health, has made recommendations to help people protect themselves from the novel coronavirus 2019.
It is estimated some 13 million Thai people have hypertension, and almost half of these are unaware of their condition, which leads to other complications.
The Thai Ministry of Public Health is set to implement a three-pronged policy to promote correct drug use, as well as transparent drug procurement by hospitals.
The National Committee on Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities has agreed to support funding for the building and improvement of provincial service centers for people with disabilities in 77 provinces, to provide them with thorough access to government welfare.
The Ministry of Public Health and the private sector are collaborating to develop biopharmaceutical innovation in a bid to position Thailand as the hub of international medicine.
The Ministry of Public Health is set to hire more than 1,200 people with disabilities in an effort to promote employment.
The Cabinet, during its meeting on 13 September 2016, approved strategies for developing Thailand as an international medical hub, as proposed by the Ministry of Public Health.
The Ministry of Public Health has instructed all provincial public health departments nationwide to be vigilant against Zika virus. A Zika patient must be diagnosed immediately in order to prevent the virus from spreading.
Vietnamese and Australian scientists gathered together at a workshop in Hanoi on July 19 to discuss the probability to promote links between the two countries in medical technology transfer and healthcare service development.
Anti-retroviral (ARV) treatment for people living with HIV/AIDS will be paid by health insurance from June 2016, said the Department of HIV/AIDS Prevention under the Ministry of Public Health.