Health Ministry redefines Covid-19 case criteria

Health Ministry redefines Covid-19 case criteria

The Ministry of Health on Wednesday issued new definitions of Covid cases, suspected cases and close contacts in a bid to detect and manage new infections quicker and more effectively.
HCM City’s Cu Chi Field Hospital where 25 new patients are being treated. — Photo courtesy of the hospital

26 imported COVID-19 cases confirmed on Wednesday evening

Twenty-six Vietnamese people returning from Romania and the US had tested positive for SARS-CoV-2, the National Steering Committee on COVID-19 Prevention and Control announced on Wednesday evening.