Confirmed Event of Public Health Concern

Event Name Date People Affected Location/Gewog/Dzongkhag Reported By Reporting Center Status
ARI2017-10-1663 Tshaluna School/Mewang/ThimphuHealth WorkerGidakom HospitalOngoing
Suspected ARI/ Influenza outbreak 2017-10-120 Wamrong LS School/Thrimshing/TrashigangHealth WorkerRiserboo HospitalOngoing
Dengue fever2017-10-0810 Pasakha industrial area/Phuntsholing Throm/ChhukhaHealth WorkerPhuentsholing HospitalDeclared Over
Dengue fever2017-10-0210 Lower Market, Kharbandi, Phuentsholing. Chinese Lane, Jaigaon, India./Phuntsholing Throm/ChhukhaHealth WorkerPhuentsholing HospitalDeclared Over
Suspected Influenza Out Break2017-09-2325 Whole Kengkhar Village/Kengkhar/MongarHealth WorkerKenkhar BHUDeclared Over

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