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Department of Health 



Department of Health of Lam Dong province

I. Address

Address: 36 Tran Phu Street - Da Lat City - Lam Dong Province.

Phone: (84.263).3915963

Fax: (84.263).3827524

Email: syt@lamdong.gov.vn

II. Department's leaders

1. Mrs. Pham Thi Bach Yen

2. Mr. Nguyen Duc Thuan

3. Mr. Trinh Van Quyet

Director             yenptb@lamdong.gov.vn           0263.3823358

Deputy Director  thangnd@lamdong.gov.vn        

Deputy Director  quyettv@lamdong.gov.vn

 

III. Position and Functions

1. Department of Health is a provincial agency performing the function of advising and supporting the Provincial People’s Committee in management over the care and protection of the people’s health, including the following domains: preventive medicine, medical examination and treatment, functional rehabilitation, traditional medicine, human preventive and curative medicines, cosmetics affecting human health, food safety and hygiene and medical equipment; and insurance records.

2. Department of Health has legal status, a seal and a separate account, under Provincial People’s Committee’s direction and management about organization, staffing, and operation, as well as Ministry of Health’s direction, supervision and assessment about professional services.

IV. Duties And Powers

1. Department of Health has to submit to People’s Committee Lam Dong province:

- Submission to the Government or the Prime Minister strategies, plannings, long-term, five-year and annual plans on the care and protection of the people’s health, administrative reform and decentralization of management, socialization in local health care services.

- Decisions and directives about health care under the authority of the Provincial People's Committee

- Defining the functions, tasks, powers and organizational structure of Offices under the management of Department of Health;

- Defining the Titles for heads and deputy heads of Department of health, head and deputy head of Offices of Health.

2. Department of Health has to submit to the Chairman of Provincial People’s Committee:

- Decision of establishment, incorporation, dismissal units under the Department of health based on the Laws.

- Decisions and directives about health care under the authority of the Chairman of Provincial People's Committee

- Regulating relationship between Department of Health with District People's Committee, Office of Health and related agencies in the area;

- Programs, mobilization measures, coordination with the concerned branches in epidemics prevention.

3. To direct, guide, inspect, and take responsibility for the implementation of legal documents, strategies, plannings, plans and national programs after they are approved, and other legal documents falling under the scope of its management; to conduct propagation and dissemination of, and education in, laws and information on the care and protection of the people’s health under the scope of its management;

4. Regarding preventive medicine:

- To decide methods to investigate, monitor, detect and prevent immediately epidemics, and make report on epidemics in accordance with the law;

- To direct, guide, inspect, and punish who violates during the process of implementation of national professional and technical branch standards about epidemic prevention; HIV/AIDS; accidents and injuries, school health, labor health and occupational diseases; public nutrition; and border quarantine; chemicals and medical bio-products; assorted chemicals, disinfectants and insecticides in the medical domain;

- To act as a permanent body in charge of HIV/AIDS in the Provincial Committee for Prevention and Combat of HIV/AIDS, Drug and Prostitution Evils; to direct, manage, implement, monitor and evaluate the HIV/AIDS prevention and combat activities.

5. Regarding medical examination and treatment as well as functional rehabilitation:

- To direct, inspect, and punish who violates during the process of implementation of national professional and technical branch standards for medical examination, treatment, care, convalescence, functional rehabilitation, plastic and cosmetic surgery, expertise (medical expertise, forensic medicine and psychiatric examination based on regulation and guidance of Ministry of Health of the Ministry of Health as assigned;

- To manage the granting and withdrawal of the certificates of the practice of medical examination and treatment and the certificates of satisfaction of the practicing conditions of private medical examination and treatment establishments according to the provisions of law and as assigned;

6. Regarding traditional medicine:

- To implement, develop, and combine traditional medicine with modern medicine in disease prevention, medical examination and treatment as well as functional rehabilitation, to train traditional medicine personnel, conduct scientific research into traditional medicine and produce traditional medicaments;

- To manage the granting and withdrawal of the certificates of private traditional medicine practice and the certificates of satisfaction of the practicing conditions of private traditional medicine practicing establishments according to the provisions of law and as assigned;

7. Regarding medicines and cosmetics:

- To direct, guide, inspect, and punish who violates during the process of produce, circulate, and use medicines and cosmetics according to the provisions of law

- To manage the granting and withdrawal of the certificates of private pharmaceutical practice and the certificates of satisfaction of the practicing conditions of medicine-producing, circulating and distributing establishments.

8. Regarding food safety and hygiene:

- To promulgate according to its competence the food safety and hygiene standards, processes and technical procedures for ensuring food safety and hygiene; to have the responsibility to direct, guide and inspect the implementation of the regulations on food safety and hygiene within the province according to the provisions of law;

- To confirm the published standards of food production; grant, suspend, and withdraw the certificates of satisfaction of food safety and hygiene standards of food-producing, circulating and distributing establishments; receive and evaluate the technical contents for product advertisement as permitted and in accordance with the law.

9. Regarding medical equipment and facilities:

- To direct, supervise, evaluate medical equipment and facilities under the provisions of law;

- To check, evaluate, and punish who violates during the process of implementation of professional and technical regulations, procedures and standards about medical equipment and facilities under its scope and according to the provisions of law.

10. Regarding population – family planning and reproductive health:

- To organize and direct the implementation of the system of indicators, criteria of population- family planning, to direct the national technical standards, professional procedures about services on reproductive health and family planning;

- To implement, direct, supervise, and evaluate the implementation of policies, programs, projects, models related to population - family planning and reproductive health;

- To evaluate and give permission to redefine sex, deliver babies with by scientific methods, consulting services for consultancy agencies working on population – family planning according to the provisions of law.

11. Regarding the health insurance:

- To organize and direct the implementation of health insurance according to the provisions of law

- To check, evaluate, and punish who violates during the process of implementation of health insurance

12. Regarding the capacity building for health workers:

- To organize and coordinate the implementation of the training plans for health workers and policies on medical human resources development in the province;

- To manage the Medical and Pharmaceutical Universities according to the regulations of the Provincial People’s Committee.

13. To perform the Provincial management over the activities of business organizations, collective/private economic organizations, associations and non-governmental organizations in the domains of care and protection of the people’s health according to the provisions of law;

14. To enter into international cooperation in the domains of care and protection of the people’s health according to the provisions of law;

15. To be responsible for professional guidance on health services for Health Bureaus

16. To organize, direct the implementation of the plans on scientific research and application of scientific and technological results, build information systems for public management and for professional guidance the domains of care and protection of the people’s health

17. To settle complaints and denunciations, to combat corruption, negative acts and wastefulness and handle law-breaking acts in the domains of care and protection of the people’s health according to its competence;

18. To define the functions, duties, powers, organizational structure, working relationships between organizations and business units under the management of Department of Health, To manage its organizational apparatus and payroll; to appoint, relieve from duty, commend and/or reward and discipline officials, public employees and servants falling under the scope of its management; to provide professional training and fostering for officials, public employees and servants in the domains of care and protection of the people’s health according to the provisions of law and as assigned by the Ministry of Health care ;

19. To manage its assigned finance and assets and organize the execution of its allocated budget according to the provisions of law.

20. To inform and make periodic/ unexpected reports on the performance of tasks under the regulations of Provincial People’s Committee and the Ministry of Health;

21. To perform other specific tasks assigned by Provincial People’s Committee and by the Chairman of Provincial People’s Committee.

V. Director and Vice-Directors of Department

1. The Department should have only one director and not more than 3 vice-directors

2. The Director of Health Department is the head of the Department and shall assume the prime responsibility before Provincial People’s Committee, the Chairman of Provincial People’s Committee, and the law about all activities of the Department;

3. Vice Directors have to support the Director with his work, assume the prime responsibilities before the Director and the Law about assigned tasks; when the Director is absent, one of Vice Directors appointed by the Director has to supervise all activities of the Department.

4. Appointing, relieving from duty and discipline Director and Vice-Directors are decided by Provincial People’s Committee based on professional standards under the regulations of Ministry of Health and the provisions of law.

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