Ministry opens national bid for 106 drugs

Ministry opens national bid for 106 drugs

Vietnamese Ministry of Health decided to open a national bid for 106 kinds of medicines, said Mr. Le Thanh Dung, Director of the National Centralized Drug Procurement Center under the Ministry of Health.
Ministry of Health proposes V2K message in Covid-19 prevention and control

Ministry of Health proposes V2K message in Covid-19 prevention and control

The Ministry of Health proposed the V2K message (vaccines, face masks and disinfection) in Covid-19 prevention and control. However, the previous 5K message could return if a new Covid-19 variant breaks out affecting public health. So far, the Health Ministry has proposed the suspension of health declaration and removed restrictions on crowds and distance.
Above 25 million people receive vaccine passports

Above 25 million people receive vaccine passports

Mr. Nguyen Ba Hung, Deputy Director of the Health Data Center, Information Technology Department under the Ministry of Health, on May 26, said that, so far, more than 25 million people across the country had had vaccine passports. However, through actual inspection in some localities, after more than a month, the cleaning of vaccination data and verification of the vaccine passport are implemented slowly, not ensuring the progress.
Modern medical equipment in Vietnam National Cancer Hospital helps to improve disease treatment quality

Health insurance payment for services using borrowed machines show inconsistency

The Health Ministry (MoH) yesterday delivered an official response on the incident of many hospital encountering difficulties in adopting payment regulations for technical services related to borrowed or ordered medical machines from auction winners for supplies, chemicals for insurance patients.

Covid-19: Vietnam halts domestic health declaration

Covid-19: Vietnam halts domestic health declaration

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has asked the People's Committees of provinces and centrally-run cities to direct relevant agencies to suspend the application of domestic health declaration (domestic travel, and at public places and restaurants) from 0:00 am on April 30.