Ho Chi Minh City is considered one of the leading localities nationwide to implement digital transformation in the health sector. However, up to now, in addition to the achievements, the application of information technology and digital transformation towards building smart health of the city has not been as expected because of barriers including financial and human resource constraints.
Yesterday afternoon, Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Phan Van Mai led the delegation to extend congratulations to outstanding teachers n the occasion of the 40th anniversary of Vietnam Teachers' Day (from November 20, 1982 to November 20, 2022).
An exhibition will introduce new technology trends applied in hospitals, remote health care for patients, health issues related to the water environment, and business management software in the pharmaceutical and medical fields.
Associate Professor Hoang Thi Diem Tuyet admitted that the hospital is facing many obstacles, especially the lack of skilled IT human resources and the lack of finance to implement the smart hospital project.
The Ho Chi Minh City Steering Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control, Economic Recovery yesterday held a meeting to update the pandemic control status in the city and respond to concerned matters of the public.
“A digital medical ecosystem will be an irreplaceable role in connecting patients and hospitals to provide the most convenience to all citizens”, said Director of Saigon Innovation Hub (SIHUB) Huynh Kim Tuoc in the recent conference ‘Vietnam Digital Medical Ecosystem: Current Application Status and Future Challenges’.
Ho Chi Minh City People’s Council today is organizing the fourth session of its tenth term to discuss key solutions to apply next year to recover its economy, ensure social security for city dwellers, and develop more reasonable apartments for laborers living here. On this occasion, Ms. Nguyen Thi Le - Chairwoman of HCMC’s People Council delivers an important speech.
Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong said that the city will strive to be medical center in the Southeast Asian region as per the document of the eleventh Party congress.
Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong yesterday led delegation to visit the space for innovation and experiment of digital transformation, located in Viettel Building (258 Cach Mang Thang Tam Street in District 3).
Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan recommended District 1 to develop into a smart, safe, civilized, developed and humane place at the 12th Congress of the district’s Party Committee for the 2020-2025 tenure on July 23.
The application of digital and smart technologies in healthcare tasks in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) has achieved great results lately. The city is now carrying out various projects, aiming at forming a modern, high-quality medical system to keep up with neighboring nations.
Thanks to the leading of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Party Committee, HCMC Health Department has achieved impressive results, especially when implementing cutting edge technologies in the fight against Covid-19 pandemic, said Standing Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee of HCMC Health Department Tran Van Xoi in his summary report for the period from 2015-2020.
At the launch of the Department of Health’s pilot operation centers for smart health and education yesterday, Ho Chi Minh City Party Chief Nguyen Thien Nhan said the centers link with the city’s manpower development.