|Xuyên Á Hospital in Vĩnh Long Province is under construction. Photo Courtesy of the Xuyên Á Hospital Investment Joint Stock Company |Viet Nam News
HCM CITY — The Xuyên Á Hospital Investment Joint-Stock Company yesterday began construction on a general hospital in the Mekong Delta province of Vĩnh Long.
The 10-storey hospital, which will cover 40,000 square metres, will have 24 specialised wards including oncology, respiratory disease and kidney disease as well as one centre for cardiac and nerve intervention under the assistance of Xuyên Á Hospital in HCM City’s Củ Chi District and central-level Chợ Rẫy Hospital in the city’s District 5.
With total capital of VNĐ850 billion (US$37.7 million), the hospital will provide high-tech, low-cost health services to residents in the province and the Mekong Delta region.
The hospital is expected to examine and treat 2,000 outpatients and 800 inpatients every day. —VNS