Comprehensive measures to clean up the environment, kill mosquito and spray chemicals (06:54 24/10/2017)
Accordingly, heads of city’s agencies, departments, sectors, People’s Committees of districts and towns, agencies and units headquartered in Ha Noi shall take following actions:
- Take further measures for popularization of dengue fever control and prevention, and encourage teachers and students to clean up the environment and eradicate mosquito larvae in schools and houses;
- Increase leadership, take full and proper measures to clean up the environment, eradicate mosquito and larvae comprehensively; increase environment sanitation, kill mosquito larvae in houses, offices, construction sites and public places in the city;
- Spray chemicals in disease areas, in particular disease areas in communes, wards and townships according to guidance of the health sector. The Department of Health is in charge of mobilizing sprayers and sending health workers to the places. People’s Committees of districts and towns proactively mobilize workforce, and contact Command of the Capital for further support upon demand.
The health sector continues inspection in districts and towns, focusing on disease prevention and control activities, and requests localities to handle shortcomings. It is also responsbile for receiving patients, providing treatment to them, and guiding them how to prevent further spreading of the disease.
The Steering Committees for Disease Prevention in districts and towns increase inspection, and urge communes and wards to take more drastic measures for disease prevention.
The Department of Health in coordination with Department of Finance review policies for staffs directly in charge of disease prevention and fighting, and offer them incentive.