At the press briefing (Photo: SGGP)

Newborn twin girls die of congenital metabolic disorders

The Health Department in the central province of Nghe An yesterday announced at the press brief that the culprit of newborn twin girl death was congenital metabolic disorders after receiving vaccine.
Kangnam Hospital (Photo: SGGP)

Health Ministry requests probe into Vietnamese-American woman death

Deputy Head of the Health Ministry’s Department of Medical Examination and Treatment Nguyen Trong Khoa yesterday requested health authority in Ho Chi Minh City to carry out thorough investigation over the death of Vietnamese-American woman after plastic surgery at South Korean-run Kangnam Plastic Surgery Hospital in District 3.
Patients are checking in a hospital using the kiosk system

IT implementation in hospitals encountering serious obstacles

The application of information technology (IT) in medical treatment has been carried out by several hospitals nationwide to improve working performance, reduce financial as well as time waste, and release patients from unnecessary check-in procedures. In the reality, however, this implementation has run into grave difficulties.