Vietnam Physicians’ Day marked

On Saturday, the President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Nguyen Thien Nhan and leaders of the Ministry of Health visited the Hospital for Traumatology and Orthopaedics in Ho Chi Minh City on the occasion of Vietnam Physicians' Day, February 27th.

Nhan praised the professionalism and devotion of the hospital's doctors and highlighted the public respect for health workers: "We respect talent and ethics of doctors at the Hospital for Traumatology and Orthopaedics. We wish that all the health workers would uphold the tradition of the hospital to better care for people's health." The same day, Mr. Nhan visited Hospital 175.

To mark the occasion, Head of the Party Central Committee's Commission for Communications and Education Vo Van Thuong visited health workers at the HCM City Pasteur Institute and family of Professor and People's Teacher Nguyen Dinh Hoi, the first Rector of the HCM City Medical University.

Activities marking Vietnam Physicians' Day are also taking place in Ninh Binh, Vinh Long, Binh Duong, Binh Phuoc and Thai Nguyen province. 250 health workers in Ninh Binh province participated in a blood donation drive.\

Source: VOV5