The process of economic integration has paved the way for the state policy on socialized health care. Many private medical establishments have come into being in this context, who, though freshly emerging, are keeping pace with the changes in society, in the correct policies and approaches of the Party and State. Vạn Hạnh General Hospital is one of them.
Since its establishment, the hospital has always determined the importance of scientific research. The application of technical and scientific achievements in medical treatment is one of the first tasks of the hospital to improve the quality of diagnosis and treatment.
During the past 10 years, the hospital’s doctors have continuously improved their professional knowledge, scientific research that should enable quick and accurate diagnosis, effective treatment, reduced hospitalization and treatment costs for patients. In celebration of the 10th anniversary of the hospital’s establishment on 11/07/2010, Vạn Hạnh General Hospital organized a scientific conference. Among the participants in the conference were Prof. Nguyễn Đình Hối (former Director of Ho Chi Minh City Medicine and Pharmacy University), Prof. Phạm Nguyễn Vinh (former Vice-Director of Heart Institute – present Director of Tâm Đức Heart Hospital), Prof. Trương Đình Kiệt (former Vice-Director of Ho Chi Minh City Medicine and Pharmacy University), Assoc. Prof. Lê Đức Lánh, Assoc. Prof. Dr. of Oromaxilofacial Institute, Phạm Thi Mai (former Vice Chairwoman of the HCMC Association of Biochemistry) and nearly 100 delegates from management boards and physician colleagues working at hospitals.
The 2010 scientific conference discussed nine reported research subjects in the fields of clinical and subclinical knowledge involving Vạn Hạnh General Hospital’s doctors, including: review of endoscopic surgery in the treatment of colorectal cancer, screening diagnosis for Down’s syndrome in pregnancy, effective evaluation of spinal anesthesia methods, hypotension in postural left tilts in caesarean sections and post-operative symptoms of headache; evaluation of results from the bag-stretch Phaco surgery of cataract and lens semi-deviation,... The subjects received the attention of the participants and was discussed ardently during the conference. The conference Board of Chairpersons include: Senior specialist Dr. Nguyễn Văn Luân - Director of Vạn Hạnh General Hospital (former Head of the Department of General Surgery of Chợ Rẫy Hospital), Senior specialist Dr. Đặng Dung Thức (Vice-Director of Vạn Hạnh General Hospital) - Prof. Trương Đình Kiệt (former Vice-Director of Ho Chi Minh City Medicine and Pharmacy University). The doctors of Vạn Hạnh General Hospital felt highly honoured to have the opportunity to receive valuable advice in diagnosis and treatment from Prof. Nguyễn Đình Hối, Prof. Phạm Nguyễn Vinh, Prof. Trương Đình Kiệt, Assoc. Prof. Lê Đức Lánh, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Phạm Thị Mai (former Vice Chairwoman of The HCMC Association of Biochemistry). The 2010 scientific conference concluded successfully as a great source of encouragement for the hospital’s doctors in their medical profession and as a great help for the hospital to gain further confidence to organize more significant scientific conferences in implementation of the commitment "The patients above all, always the best choices to the patients. "
The conference Board of Chairpersons: Senior specialist Dr. Nguyễn Văn Luân - Director of Vạn Hạnh General Hospital, Senior specialist Dr. Đặng Dung Thức (Vice-Director of Vạn Hạnh General Hospital) - Prof. Trương Đình Kiệt (former Vice-Director of Ho Chi Minh City Medicine and Pharmacy University)
Opinions of Prof. Nguyễn Đình Hối
Opinions of Prof. Phạm Nguyễn Vinh
The scientific conference on the sideline