The HCM City Department of Health has instructed health facilities to carry out methods to protect people in high-risk categories from COVID-19.
The Ministry of Health has announced a halt to inpatient visits in some critical units within public hospitals to limit the spread of COVID-19 after the country witnessed outbreaks in hospitals that lead to deaths.
The first two flights bringing about 400 tourists from Hà Nội stranded in Đà Nẵng since the outbreak in late July safely arrived in Hà Nội today.
Doctors, nurses and more than 3,000 residents of the streets celebrated the re-opening of the hospital and the living quarters in the downtown area.
Dozens of new COVID-19 infection cases could be linked to three hospitals in Đà Nẵng City in the coming days, but experts have said the number of new cases does not reflect whether the pandemic is surging or on the decline.