Hospitals in big cities face overcrowding again

Hospitals in big cities face overcrowding again

After a relatively empty period due to the impact of the Covid-19 epidemic, many large hospitals in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City have recently become overcrowded  due to patients from many localities flocking to big cities for treatment affecting the psychological well-being of health care workers.
Rate of measles infections, deaths reduce

Rate of measles infections, deaths reduce

Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien confirmed at a meeting on April 23 that the rate of measles infections and deaths in the country has decreased.

Medical care offers little to smile about

The Vietnamese are shunning poorly equipped and overcrowded hospitals in Vietnam to travel to nearby countries such as Singapore, Thailand and the Republic of Korea – despite the huge cost involved.
PM orders healthcare improvement in 2010

PM orders healthcare improvement in 2010

In a recent meeting with heath sector representatives, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung ordered better mobilization of all resources to reduce overcrowding in major city hospitals next year.
Overloaded hospitals arouse Government concern

Overloaded hospitals arouse Government concern

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and relevant ministries held a working session with the Ministry of Health to address overcrowded hospitals while the State budget is limited.