Secretary of the Ha Noi Party Committee Hoang Trung Hai works with Department of Health (15:22 02/03/2019)
In attendance were Vice Chairman of the Municipal People’s Council Phung Thi Hong Ha, Vice Chairman of the Municipal People’s Committee Ngo Van Quy, among others.
Toward patients’ satisfaction
Giving a report at the working session, Director of the Department of Health Nguyen Khac Hien said that the sector fulfilled and exceeded targets, missions assigned by the city in 2018. Particularly, crude birth rate was 15.13‰, down 0.17‰ year on year; the number of sick beds per 10,000 people increased from 23.3 to 24.5; number of doctors per 10,000 people rose from 13.1 to 13.3; the rate of undernourishment in children less than 5 years old was 8.2%, down 0.3% year on year; 100% of communes, wards and towns met national health standards, etc.
Over the past two months of 2019, the health sector has focused on health examination and treatment during Lunar New Year Festival 2019, taking various solutions to improve the quality of health services toward patients’ satisfaction, and enhancing prevention and control of diseases.
At the session, Director of the Department of Health Nguyen Khac Hien and leaders of the city’s units proposed the city to pay attention to improving, upgrading hospitals, increasing investments in medical stations in difficult areas; and offering preferential policies for health workers.
More attention to disease prevention
On behalf of the city’s leaders, Secretary of the Municipal Party Committee Hoang Trung Hai praised efforts of officials, doctors and medical staffs citywide as well as the sector’s remarkable achievement over the past time.
Secretary of the Ha Noi Party Committee Hoang Trung Hai speaks at the session.
He said that in addition to health examination and treatment, the sector needs to care for food safety and hygiene, and living environment.
He also urged the sector to continue well implementing the Central’s Resolutions 18 and 19; promoting the autonomy mechanism to promote its capacity.
Officials and medical staffs need to strictly carry out the city’s two codes of conduct so as to improve the quality of health services, especially medical staffs’ awareness and attitude, the Secretary noted.
• Earlier, Secretary Hoang Trung Hai checked the work of epidemic prevention, and and expanded immunization at Hoa Sua Preschool in Kim Lien Ward, Dong Da District.
He requested the district’s health center and ward’s medical station to enhance the information technology application in their management, strengthen the popularization of expanded immunization among local residents.