On September 18th, An Giang Hospital of Obstetrics Gynecology and Pediatrics announced the launch of the project "Early detection of congenital heart disease in newborns babies in An Giang".
30 medical facilities in An Giang province will be fully equipped with Electronic Stethoscope, pulse oximeter, remotely TeleSteth System. The project to help obstetric facilities in An Giang province can consult quickly with cardiologists of cardiovascular center of Hanoi Medical University Hospital and An Giang Heart Hospital. It will early detect congenital heart disease, and have early treatment regimen for newborn babies with congenital heart disease.
It is expected that over 30,000 newborn babies in 2018-2019 will benefit from this project. This project is implemented under the "Heart for Children" charitable programme Co-founded by Viettel Corporation and Vietnam Television from 2008.