Confirmed Event of Public Health Concern

Event Name Date People Affected Location/Gewog/Dzongkhag Reported By Reporting Center Status
Suspected outbreak of Mumps2018-10-1013Loselling MSS (Changjiji)/Thim Throm/ThimphuHealthcare ProfessionalChangjiji Satellite ClinicDeclared Over
Chicken pox2018-10-097Drugyel Lower Central School/Tsento/ParoHealthcare ProfessionalDrugyel BHUDeclared Over
Conjunctivites2018-10-0136Dungna School & Nearby Dungna Villages/Others/OthersHealthcare ProfessionalDungna BHUDeclared Over
Glossitis (suspected nutritional deficiency) 2018-09-1062Damphu Center School/Kikhorthang/TsirangHealthcare ProfessionalDamphu HospitalDeclared Over
Glossitis suspected nutritional deficiency outbreak 2018-09-0796 Tsirang Toe Center School/Tsirangtoe/TsirangHealthcare ProfessionalTsirang DHODeclared Over

News at RCDC

  • Training Workshop on Strengthening SARI Sentinel Surveillance for Relevant Department in JDWNRH

  • 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