Confirmed Event of Public Health Concern

Event Name Date People Affected Location/Gewog/Dzongkhag Reported By Reporting Center Status
Suspected ARI Outbreak Among Students2017-08-1073 Sengdhyen LSS/Dorokha/SamtseHealth WorkerSengdhyen BHUDeclared Over
Food Posisoning2017-08-0913 Nidupchu, Dolepchen /Chubu/PunakhaHealth WorkerSamadingkha BHUDeclared Over
Suspected Seasonal flu Outbreak2017-08-1169 Mendrelgang Central School, Tsirang /Mendrelgang/TsirangHealth WorkerMendraygang BHUDeclared Over
Food Poisoning 2017-07-2916Talo Dzong/Others/OthersHealth WorkerNobgang BHUDeclared Over
Food Poisoning in Kuenselphodrang, Thimphu2017-07-2725Kuenselphodrang and near PNB Office in Thimphu /Thim Throm/ThimphuHealth WorkerOthersDeclared Over

News at RCDC

  • Sensitization workshop on NEWARS Guideline and Web and SMS Reporting at JDWNRH

  • Training for Health Assistants from BHU to Monitor Rural Drinking Water Quality and SMS Reporting System at Mongar

  • Second Batch of District Rapid Response Team (DRRT) Training in Paro on Outbreak Investigation

  • First Batch District Rapid Response Team (DRRT) Training in Punakha on Outbreak Investigation

  • Training of Health Professionals on National Early Warning, Alert and Response Surveillance (NEWARS) Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at Trongsa

  • Training of Health Professionals on National Early Warning, Alert and Response Surveillance (NEWARS) Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at Lobesa

  • Training of Health Professionals on National Early Warning, Alert and Response Surveillance (NEWARS) Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at RCDC