Over VND1.7 trillion to be invested to build Can Tho Tumour Hospital

Over VND1.7 trillion to be invested to build Can Tho Tumour Hospital

NDO – Nearly VND1.730 trillion (EUR70.574 million), including EUR56.99 million from the official development assistance (ODA) by Hungarian Government, will be invested to build Can Tho Tumour Hospital in the Mekong River Delta province of Can Tho.  (9 hours ago)


New system evaluates patients’ satisfaction in HCM City

  Mar 31, 2017
NDO/VNA—“If you are not satisfied with the hospital’s service, please press here!”  

Vietnam, US share experience in pediatrics

  Mar 30, 2017
NDO – The sixth Vietnam-United States Pediatrics Conference is taking place at Bach Mai Hospital in Hanoi from March 30-31, featuring the participation of leading experts in pediatrics both domestically and internationally.  

National vaccination management system launched

  Mar 24, 2017
NDO/ VNA – A national vaccination information management system was launched on March 24 in the presence of Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam.  

ADB-funded project helps improve medical human resources in Vietnam

  Mar 22, 2017
NDO – The Ministry of Health (MOH) in cooperation with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) held a conference in Hanoi on March 22 to examine the implementation of a programme on human resources development for Vietnam’s medical sector during 2011-2016.  

First stomach cancer surgery carried out with robot

  Mar 20, 2017
NDO—Ho Chi Minh City’s Binh Dan Hospital on March 20 conducted the first stomach cancer surgery with robot arms for a male patient, 54, from the Mekong Delta Dong Thap Province.  

Vietnam introduces endoscopic atrial septal defect repair technique to the world

  Mar 16, 2017
NDO—For the first time, Vietnam has introduced the endoscopic atrial septal defect (ASD) repair techniques it developed to the world at a recent international thoracic and cardiovascular conference. 

Deputy PM Dam urges facilitation of primary healthcare for all

  Mar 13, 2017
NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has stressed that the most important thing in health management and treatment is not the formation of electronic records but ensuring that all citizens receive primary medical check-ups, consultations and treatment, especially the disadvantaged and those who have never received medical examination. 

National pharmaceutical trading centre launched

  Mar 12, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Health launched a national pharmaceutical trading centre at a ceremony in Hanoi on March 10.  

Health Minister gets Oxford’s visiting professor title

  Mar 11, 2017
NDO/VNA—Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien has been conferred the title of visiting professor by the University of Oxford for a second term, from 2016 to 2021.  

Hanoi: Construction starts on Vietnam-Japan International Oncology Hospital

  Mar 02, 2017
NDO – Work commenced on an international cancer hospital project in Xuan Tao Ward, North Tu Liem District, Hanoi on March 2.  

Bach Mai Hospital launches robot systems for joint and neurological surgeries

  Mar 02, 2017
NDO—Hanoi’s Bach Mai Hospital on March 1 launched its surgical robot systems for joint and neurosurgery operations with progress in treatment, making it the first medical facility in Vietnam to employ the technology. 

VOV launches Health and Food Safety Channel

  Feb 28, 2017
NDO—The Voice of Vietnam (VOV) radio officially launched its Health and Food Safety Channel on February 27, providing audiences with news on issues relating to healthcare, the environment and food safety and hygiene. 

President urges better public healthcare

  Feb 28, 2017
NDO/VNA - President Tran Dai Quang has urged the health sector to continue reforms to provide better healthcare to all in Vietnam. 

Spring of Love Festival receives nearly 300 units of blood

  Feb 27, 2017
NDO—Around 500 members of the Hanoi High School Students of 1991-1994 School Year Group joined a blood donation festival named Xuan yeu thuong (“Spring of Love”) on February 26 to contribute 265 units of blood to Hanoi’s National Institute of Haematology and Blood Transfusion.