Confirmed Event of Public Health Concern

Event Name Date People Affected Location/Gewog/Dzongkhag Reported By Reporting Center Status
Suspected food poisoning2017-11-1057 Tsenkharla Center School./Khamdang/TrashiyangtseHealth WorkerKhamdang BHU IDeclared Over
Chicken Pox Out Break Among Students 2017-11-0311Sephu PS.Wangdue /Others/OthersHealth WorkerSephu BHU
Suspected Influenza Outbreak Among Community2017-10-30118 Thangrong/Thangrong/MongarHealth WorkerThangrong BHUDeclared Over
ARI2017-10-1663 Tshaluna School/Mewang/ThimphuHealth WorkerGidakom HospitalDeclared Over
Suspected ARI/ Influenza outbreak 2017-10-1238 Wamrong LS School/Thrimshing/TrashigangHealth WorkerRiserboo HospitalDeclared Over

News at RCDC

  • Training Workshop for Health Workers on Rural Drinking Water Quality Monitoring

  • Training workshop for health workers on Influenza sentinel surveillance and Human Influenza Protocol, 19 – 21 October, 2017 Tsirang

  • 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