Investment for HCM City’s hospitals approved

Update: June, 30/2016 - 15:00
The HCM City Oncology Hospital will be one of five hospitals in HCM City to be rebuilt under a package recently approved by Prime Minister. – Photo
Viet Nam News

HCM CITY — Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has given the nod to a package worth over VNĐ5.3 trillion (US$236 million) to invest in the construction of five hospitals in HCM City.

The hospitals are at the central and lower levels and include the second facilities of Bạch Mai Hospital, Việt Đức Hospital, HCM City Oncology Hospital, HCM City Paediatrics Hospital and Military Hospital No.175’s Traumatology Orthopaedics Institute.

The money will be sourced from a fund established to support the development of businesses.

The construction of these hospitals is expected to ease congestion and improve the quality of healthcare, leading to better services for patients. – VNS