Confirmed Event of Public Health Concern

Event Name Date People Affected Location/Gewog/Dzongkhag Reported By Reporting Center Status
Suspected ARI Outbreak Among Student2019-04-1913Serzhon LSS/Sherimung/MongarHealthcare ProfessionalSerzhong BHUOngoing
suspected flu outbreak2019-04-10260wangdicholing lower secondary school/Chokhor/BumthangHealthcare ProfessionalBumthang HospitalOngoing
Conjunctivitis Outbreak Among Students2019-04-0414Buli Central School Zhemgang/Bardo/ZhemgangHealthcare ProfessionalBuli BHUDeclared Over
Mumps2019-03-2526Taksha Primary School/Daga/WangduephodrangHealthcare ProfessionalTaksha SubpostDeclared Over
Food Poisoning2019-03-157Dungna/Dungna/ChhukhaHealthcare ProfessionalDungna BHUDeclared Over

News at RCDC

  • 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

  • Modular Based Training on AFB Microscopy

  • GeneXpert MTB/RIF Installation and Hands-on training for Laboratory staffs from Samtse Hospital

  • Severe Acute Respiratory Infections Protocol Training to Sentinel Hospitals

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