Tran Thi Thanh Trang from Binh Chanh District of Ho Chi Minh City is instructing her family members to use the app ‘So Suc Khoe Dien Tu’ on a smart phone. (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnam effectively using electronic health record in Covid-19 fight

As the latest Covid-19 outbreak becomes more complicated in Vietnam, an formal application for smart devices developed by the Health Ministry to register for and check the vaccination procedure, to declare health status and make doctor appointments has attracted much attention from the public because of its convenience.

Residents in HCMC will have electronic health record by 2025 (Photo: SGGP)

90 percent of residents in HCMC to have electronic health record by 2025

The health sector in Ho Chi Minh City aimed that 90 percent of city dwellers will have electronic health records managed by medical clinics in districts where patients live by 2025, said Deputy Director of the municipal Department of Health Associate Professor Tang Chi Thuong.