Confirmed Event of Public Health Concern

Event Name Date People Affected Location/Gewog/Dzongkhag Reported By Reporting Center Status
Food poisoning2020-06-248 Ghawaling Selekha subpost/Mewang/ThimphuHealthcare ProfessionalGidakom HospitalDeclared Over
Mushroom toxicity2020-06-196Kanglung (Upper Market and Draktsho East)/Kanglung/TrashigangHealthcare ProfessionalKanglung BHU IDeclared Over
Chicken pox2020-06-1210Tsenkari,DCCL area/Norbugang/PemagatshelHealthcare ProfessionalNganglam BHU IDeclared Over
Acute gastroenteritis,?food poisoning,2020-05-242Khuling village,Ganglapong/Tsamang/MongarHealthcare ProfessionalGanglapong BHUDeclared Over
Mushroom poisoning2020-05-174Dagana, Tshangkha, near sunkosh/Tshangkha/DaganaHealthcare ProfessionalTsirang 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