Hospitals struggling for autonomy

Hospitals struggling for autonomy

Adding to the challenges brought forward last year, a lack of hospital fee increases in 2021 could put top-tier public hospitals in a war of nerves as they attempt to obtain autonomy.
Hospitals benefit from great development in social work system

Hospitals benefit from great development in social work system

Social work has developed greatly at hospitals around the country, Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Truong Son told a recent conference to review the last 10 years of its development held in HCM City.
Conjoined twins in stable condition after separating operation

Conjoined twins in stable condition after separating operation

The conjoined twins who were separated after a 12-hour operation on July 15 are now in stable condition, according to Dr Truong Quang Dinh, director of the Ho Chi Minh City Children’s Hospital.
HCM City's doctors separate conjoined twins

HCM City's doctors separate conjoined twins

Around 100 doctors and nurses at the Ho Chi Minh City Children’s Hospital, Children’s Hospital 1 and 2, Cho Ray Hospital and others in HCM City on July 15 took part in a successful operation to separate conjoined twins.
British pilot able to stand, undergoing physical therapy

British pilot able to stand, undergoing physical therapy

HCM City - The British pilot, Vietnam’s 91st COVID-19 patient, is able to stand and is undergoing physical therapy with the support of medical workers, according to HCM City’s Cho Ray Hospital.
Vietnam stays clear of coronavirus community transmission for 48 days

Vietnam stays clear of coronavirus community transmission for 48 days

Vietnam has no new COVID-19 cases to report on June 3 morning, and this is also the 48th straight day since April 16 morning without locally-infected cases in the country, the national steering committee for COVID-19 prevention and control said.
US citizen in distress on Saigon River rescued

US citizen in distress on Saigon River rescued

Border guards of Ho Chi Minh City on May 2 morning rescued a US citizen in distress on the Saigon River.
Health sector capable of diagnosing, curing nCoV patients: official

Health sector capable of diagnosing, curing nCoV patients: official

The health sector of Vietnam is capable of diagnosing, treating and curing patients infected with the acute respiratory disease caused by the 2019 novel coronavirus (nCoV), Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Truong Son has said.
A/H1N1 flu cases at Cho Ray hospital under control

A/H1N1 flu cases at Cho Ray hospital under control

The A/H1N1 flu cases at Cho Ray hospital in Ho Chi Minh City have been put under control.