Confirmed Event of Public Health Concern

Event Name Date People Affected Location/Gewog/Dzongkhag Reported By Reporting Center Status
Acute Gastroenteritis2020-09-157Drukjeygang Gewog, upper Pangsherpo chiwog, krongtoe village/Drujeygang/DaganaHealthcare ProfessionalDrujegang BHUOngoing
Acute Gastroemteritis 2020-09-1238ugyen acadamy school(students)/Guma/PunakhaHealthcare ProfessionalPunakha HospitalOngoing
Unknown poisoning (food)2020-08-286Salamji, /Tshangkha/DaganaHealthcare ProfessionalTsirang HospitalDeclared Over
Influenza like illness2020-08-1349Nalinda /Talo/PunakhaHealthcare ProfessionalNobgang BHUDeclared Over
Cluster of ARI Cases2020-08-1218Risumgonpa Monastery, /Bumdeyling/TrashiyangtseHealthcare ProfessionalTrashi Yangtse HospitalDeclared Over

News at RCDC

  • Training health workers on SARI surveillance protocol of 3rd edition 2019

  • Workshop on Foodborne Disease Surveillance and Foodborne Disease Surveillance Information Management System at Gelephu

  • Consultative Meeting with NEWARS Focal Person on Revised NEWARS Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at Bumthang

  • Training of Health Assistants on NEWARS Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at Mongar

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

  • Training of Doctors and Nursing Professionals on NEWARS Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at Trashigang

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