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  • 13/08/2018 10:00
    Printing and Delivery of the NCD Early Diagnosis Handbook (NCD Handbook) and the Maternal and Child Health Book (MCH Handbook)
  • 18/04/2018 09:17
    As a follow-on step from the Workshop on Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Options in December 2017, a mini-workshop is taking place in Hanoi today to finalize the plausibility study on hospital category II with Da Nang University of Medical Technology and Pharmacy as a case study.
  • 13/04/2018 09:57
    Designed as a practical manual for health workers in Vietnam, the Handbook aims to raise awareness among the medical community about the importance of non-communicable diseases (NCD) prevention and risk factors as well as the role of medical doctors during periodic health examinations. In the coming months, the Handbook will be printed and made available for use in all health services in Vietnam.
  • 28/02/2018 09:03
    Contribution of the Trained Ethnic Village Birth Attendants (TEVA) in reducing maternal and neo-natal mortality rates, launched by the Ministry of Health as one of the Millennium Development Goals, were reflected at an event today.
  • 11/01/2018 09:40
    The EU Health Facility (EU-HF) in collaboration with Ministry of Health (MOH) conducted a one-day training workshop on basic health service package (BHSP) and guidelines to 39/2017/TT-BYT Circular implementation in Hai Phong today. Well attended by participants who work in both health and social insurance, and local authorities, the training workshop is designed to prepare local staff in using BHSP as a tool towards universal health insurance coverage.

Policy Dialogue Program on organization and financing of hospitals

01/23/2017 09:59
According to a conclusions by the Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam, the health sector should focus on preventive medicine and primary health care rather than on curative medicine. Health facilities at grassroots level should be paid more attention than those at higher levels. However in reality, recently investment of the health sector primarily focuses on curative medicine and health facilities at higher levels.
These issues will be the theme for our Policy Dialogue this Saturday at 14:15, 21th of January 2017 on VTV1 - Vietnam Television. Participants to this talk show are Dr. Nguyen Viet Tien- Deputy Minister of Health; Dr. Nguyen Van Kinh – Director of National Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Dr. Le Van Thanh – Program Manager of the European Union in Vietnam.
In mid-September last year, the Policy Dialogue program was broadcasted with these 3 guest speakers on hospital quality. Within the series of health policy dialogues, the discussion on this talk show wil be focused on the re-organization of the grassroots health care system and the financing mechanism relating to investment in the health sector.
 

LINK TO THE POLICY DIALOGUE: http://vtv.vn/truyen-hinh-truc-tuyen/vtv1/doi-thoai-chinh-sach-0.htm


 
Other News
  • 10/07/2016
    The "Policy Dialogue" broadcast on the National Television, Channel 1 (VTV1) on 14 Sep discussed on the improvement of service quality at hospitals in Vietnam.
  • 09/26/2016
    The Third National Hospital Quality Forum was held on September 12 and September 13, 2016 in Ho Chi Minh City for the 33 provinces in the South of Vietnam. More than 600 participants from the central, provincial, city and district hospitals, representatives of Universities, and Association of Private Hospitals are participating in the discussions, supported by the experts from the European Union and international partners.
  • 08/22/2016
    The third National Hospital Quality Forum has started its work on 18-19 of August 2016 in Hanoi. It was launched by H.E. Mr Bruno Angelet, Head of the EU Delegation in Vietnam and H.E. Associate Professor Dr Nguyen Thi Kim Tien, Minister of Health of Vietnam.
  • 08/09/2016
    On August 1, 2016 the EU-HF launched long awaited technical assistance assignment to support MoH in launching the Public Private Partnership in health sector. Mr. Derek Taylor (UK) along with the team of local experts Dr. Nguyen Thi Bach Yen (Public Health Expert), Mr. Pham Sy Chung (Legal expert) and Mr. Tran Duy Hung (Financial Investment Expert) will be working together with the Department of Planning and Finance as well as PPP unit of the Ministry of Planning and Investment during next 12 months.
  • 07/13/2016
    Today the EU-HF kick off the support to the Ministry of Health in development of the clinical guidelines for early detection of non-communicable diseases and improvement of the primary health care quality.
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