Confirmed Event of Public Health Concern

Event Name Date People Affected Location/Gewog/Dzongkhag Reported By Reporting Center
Suspected Flu outbreak2017-04-2838 Serzhong Lower Secondary School, Mongar/Sherimung/MongarHealth WorkerSerzhong BHU
Chickenpox outbreak among student2017-04-1219 Bikhar LSS/Samkhar/TrashigangHealth WorkerBikhar BHU
Suspected chickenpox outbreak among students2017-04-1025 Karmaling PS/Others/OthersHealth WorkerLhamoyzingkha BHU I
Chickenpox among students2017-04-076 Mekuri primary school/Others/OthersHealth WorkerMekuri Subpost
Chickenpox Outbreak among students2017-04-0513 Tsirangtoe Lower Secondary School /Tsirangtoe/TsirangHealth WorkerTsirangtae BHU

News at RCDC

  • 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

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

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