Confirmed Event of Public Health Concern

Event Name Date People Affected Location/Gewog/Dzongkhag Reported By Reporting Center Status
Enteric fever- Widal positive (S. typhi o antigen), significant 4-fold increased titre with symptoms in two Indian laborers.2018-05-212 Chamkhar, Valley resort area. Bumthang/Chokhor/BumthangHealthcare ProfessionalBumthang HospitalOngoing
acute respiratory infecton2018-05-1750jakar autonomous school/Chokhor/BumthangHealthcare ProfessionalBumthang HospitalOngoing
Two person bitten by confirmed Rabied (dog)2018-05-153Peljorling, Sipsoo/Sipsu/SamtseHealthcare ProfessionalSibsoo HospitalOngoing
AGE out break2018-05-1132Ugyen Academy punakha /Guma/PunakhaHealthcare ProfessionalPunakha HospitalOngoing
Suspected Chickenpox Outbreak Among Students2018-05-0815Khoma LSS/Khoma/LhuentseHealthcare ProfessionalKhoma BHUDeclared Over

News at RCDC

  • Coordination Meeting on Surveillance and Research on Disease of Public Health Concern at Gelephu

  • Training of Health Professionals on NEWARS Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at Gelephu

  • Rural Drinking Water Quality Monitoring Training for Health Assistant at Samdrupjongkhar

  • Urban Drinking Water Quality Monitoring Training for Laboratory Personnel at Gelephu

  • Training of Health Professionals on NEWARS Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at Samtse

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

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