Confirmed Event of Public Health Concern

Event Name Date People Affected Location/Gewog/Dzongkhag Reported By Reporting Center
Suspected Typhoid Outbreak2017-06-204 DSB building Chanzamtog, Thimphu/Thim Throm/ThimphuHealth WorkerJDWNRH
Headache,fever and vomiting among students 2017-06-2020 Phekom Pry Scholl/Khebisa/DaganaHealth WorkerAkhochin BHU
Suspected Acute Respiratory Infection 2017-06-1247 Jurmey Primary School/Jurmey/MongarHealth WorkerJurmey BHU
Acute Watery Diarrhea syndrome 2017-06-1290 Drametse Central School,/Drametse/MongarHealth WorkerDrametse BHU
Watery Diarrhoea With Headache2017-06-1081 Dungtse Centre School/Phongme/TrashigangHealth WorkerPhongmay BHU

News at RCDC

  • Sensitization workshop on NEWARS Guideline and Web and SMS Reporting at JDWNRH

  • Training for Health Assistants from BHU to Monitor Rural Drinking Water Quality and SMS Reporting System at Mongar

  • Second Batch of District Rapid Response Team (DRRT) Training in Paro on Outbreak Investigation

  • First Batch District Rapid Response Team (DRRT) Training in Punakha on Outbreak Investigation

  • Training of Health Professionals on National Early Warning, Alert and Response Surveillance (NEWARS) Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at Trongsa

  • Training of Health Professionals on National Early Warning, Alert and Response Surveillance (NEWARS) Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at Lobesa

  • Training of Health Professionals on National Early Warning, Alert and Response Surveillance (NEWARS) Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at RCDC