CDC supports HCMC for HIV/AIDS care and treatment program

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has just approved a project to strengthen and maintain the capacity of HIV/ AIDS prevention, treatment, care and support services this year.

Illustrative photo:SGGP

Illustrative photo:SGGP

The project was donated by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention of the United States (CDC) with total investment capital of VND 35 billion via direct support services for patients.

Accordingly, the project is scheduled to be implemented at the Ho Chi Minh City Health Department, Center for HIV/ AIDS Prevention and Control, the Ho Chi Minh City Preventive Medicine Center, Center for Medical Testing, Pham Ngoc Thach Hospital, the Ho Chi Minh City Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Children's Hospital No.1, Children's Hospital No.2, Pasteur Institute,  Preventive Medicine Center of districts 1,2,4,8, 10 and Go Vap, Tan Binh, Binh Thanh, Binh Chanh and Mai Khoi Center. 

It will be started from August, 2017 till April, 2018.


BY THANH SON- Translated by Huyen Huong

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