Local authorities, parents cooperate to monitor food safety in school

Local authorities, parents cooperate to monitor food safety in school

Thanks to the increasing administration and inspection tasks by local authorities, along with proper human resources training, food safety in schools has witnessed positive improvements, commented participants in the yesterday conference ‘Summary of Food Safety Management in Schools in Ho Chi Minh City from 2017 – 2019’.

Parents should take their children to hospital for vaccination against measles (PHoto: SGGP)

Parents warned to vaccinate kids as measles begins to come back

Cases of measles amongst kids are escalating as children hospitals in Ho Chi Minh City admit many patients while medical experts warned the spread of a measles outbreak in the community if kids are not vaccinated fully or too young to have a shot.

Ministry urges to increase medical insurance coverage rate

Ministry urges to increase medical insurance coverage rate

In an effort to raise the rate of medical insurance coverage amongst students, the Ministry of Health sent its document asking schools to increase information of insurance policies and important roles of healthcare insurance to students and their parents.
 
Dr. Tran Thi Kim Van is examining a kid with hand-foot-mouth disease (Photo: SGGP)

Hand-Foot-Mouth disease in season

Though the country just started the season of hand-foot-mouth, medical workers warned parents of many serious cases of infections and the patients had to use ventilators.