monkeypox

New policies on Covid-19 fight needed: PM

New policies on Covid-19 fight needed: PM

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on November 6 suggested adopting new mechanisms and policies on Covid-19 prevention and control, which, he said, should match the new situation.
Chief-of-Office Dang Quoc Toan of HCMC People’s Committee summarized the general socio-economic status of the city

HCMC to ensure sufficient commodities supply at year end

The merchandise amount to stabilize the Ho Chi Minh City market during the month of Quy Mao Tet holiday 2023 is estimated to satisfy 25-43 percent of the community’s demands. This is the information delivered by Deputy Director of the HCMC Department of Industry and Trade Le Huynh Minh in yesterday’s October summary meeting for socio-economic-medical tasks in the city.

A gas station announces to run out of gasoline.

Gas stations run out of fuel due to lack of storage tanks

From the beginning of October to the present, around 9-10 percent of 550 gas stations in the city are facing petroleum supply disruption due to temporary fuel shortages. The reason is that small petrol stations have not got enough storage tanks and depend on suppliers suspended from importing fuel in time.
Ho Chi Minh City records one more monkeypox case

Ho Chi Minh City records one more monkeypox case

Ho Chi Minh City health sector today announced to detect one more case of monkeypox. The patient was immediately taken to the Hospital for Tropical Diseases for isolation, diagnosis and treatment by a medical quarantine officer as soon as the patient got off the plane.
Monkeypox put under control in Vietnam

Monkeypox put under control in Vietnam

The first patient with monkeypox in Vietnam has tested negative to the virus, while people with close contacts with her have shown no suspected symptoms so far.
Vietnam’s first monkeypox patient completely cured

Vietnam’s first monkeypox patient completely cured

Amid the growing concerns over monkeypox, a Vietnamese woman who was Vietnam's first patient infected with the virus, has recovered from the disease. The 35-year old was being treated at Ho Chi Minh City-based Hospital for Tropical Diseases.

 

 

Hospitals operate permanently for emergency cases during National Day holiday

Hospitals operate permanently for emergency cases during National Day holiday

Director of the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Health Tang Chi Thuong yesterday said that in order to ensure medical examination and treatment, standing missions and diseases control during the National Day holiday, the department required the hospitals to strengthen coordination with the 115 Emergency Center to carry patients in urgent cases, especially severe Covid-19 infectious ones.
Health Ministry requires hospitals to have isolation areas for monkeypox

Health Ministry requires hospitals to have isolation areas for monkeypox

Under the Ministry of Health's guidance, hospitals were instructed to carry out screening for people with or suspected of having monkeypox in the community or medical facilities. Hospitals need to put up signs at the entrance of medical facilities so that patients can immediately identify the direction to the screening area which should be located in the medical examination and emergency units.