Grassroots health system in HCMC provides treatment of non-communicable diseases

Grassroots health system in HCMC provides treatment of non-communicable diseases

In the near future, the Department of Health in Ho Chi Minh City and the city’s Social Security will coordinate to implement the World Health Organization's (WHO) Essential Intervention package on non-communicable diseases in primary health care activities in grassroots medical facilities (WHO PEN package), said Associate Professor Tang Chi Thuong, Director of the municipal Department of Health.