VN to host int'l primary heathcare conference

11:19 | 19/03/2015

VGP – An international conference will be held in central Thua Thien-Hue province on March 24-25, with the aim to seek ways to improve primary healthcare throughout the country.

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Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung will be the guest of honour at the event.

Speaking at a press conference in Ha Noi on March 18, Deputy Health Minister Pham Le Tuan said the event will present an opportunity for participants to exchange and share experience in improving healthcare at the grassroots level.

It will also review Viet Nam’s recent efforts to provide universal healthcare coverage.

This conference will give 300 representatives from a host of organisations an opportunity to work together and share ideas and experience to improve the quality health care throughout the country.

The event is organized by the Ministry of Health in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO), the World Bank (WB) and the European Union (EU).

                                                                                                                By Vien Nhu