Bayer Vietnam and Hung Vuong Hospital joined hands to advance care for women

  • Bayer Vietnam and Hung Vuong Hospital have entered a strategic partnership to accelerate progress in women’s healthcare through a wide range of scientific programs and community initiatives.
  • The collaboration scope focuses on two main objectives: improving knowledge and clinical experiences for healthcare professionals in the field of obstetrics and gynecology; and enhancing public awareness on gynecological diseases and reproductive care for women.

Ho Chi Minh City, May 9, 2023 – Bayer Vietnam and Hung Vuong Hospital have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on strategic partnership to jointly develop and implement a wide range of programs aiming at ensuring better access to quality obstetrics and gynecological (ob-gyn) care for women through all phases of life. This collaboration has emphasized the shared commitments and mission of empowering women to make informed choices about their health and wellbeing, thereby contributing efficiently to the sustainable development of the community.

Two main activities within the scope of this collaboration include: improving knowledge and clinical experiences for healthcare professionals in the field of ob-gyn; and enhancing public awareness on the importance of gynecological diseases and reproductive care for women.

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Bayer Vietnam and Hung Vuong Hospital entered a strategic partnership to accelerate progress toward women’s healthcare in Vietnam.

Ass. Prof. Dr. Hoang Thi Diem Tuyet – Director of Hung Vuong Hospital said: “As a leading obstetrics and gynecology hospital in Ho Chi Minh City and the southern provinces, Hung Vuong Hospital works tirelessly to strengthen health workforce capacity, ensuring consistently high quality of women healthcare services and better patient outcomes. Through the strategic partnership with Bayer Vietnam, we can further leverage our strengths and expertise to address the diverse health-related needs of women and the community in general.”

Specifically, there will be series of scientific symposiums, educational programs and medical bulletins co-developed for healthcare professionals from Hung Vuong Hospital and its satellite hospitals as well as hospitals nationwide to keep them well updated with latest research and innovations on women's contraceptive options, effective treatment for endometriosis (a disease in which tissue similar to the lining of the uterus grows outside the uterus), heavy menstrual bleeding as well as nutritional needs during pregnancy.

Additionally, both parties are committed to investing efforts in sustaining their existing community initiatives including the Contraception Counseling Program for women of reproductive age; Health Counseling Program for women living with endometriosis; the Reproductive Healthcare Call Center 1900.6425 to continuously provide accurate and reliable medical information for Vietnamese women, empowering them to make their own informed health decisions.

Mr. Ingo Brandenburg - General Director of Bayer Vietnam, said: “At Bayer, we have the fundamental belief that empowering girls & women and providing them with access to quality healthcare are cornerstone of sustainable development. We greatly appreciate the cooperation with Hung Vuong Hospital and trust that this will enable both of us to extend our reach and impact on transforming women’s health for a better and healthier world, contributing to a future of “Health for all, Hunger for none”. 

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Mr. Ingo Brandenburg, Managing Director of Bayer Vietnam, shared that Bayer had been commited to constantly enhancing innovations in women's health

Recognized as a leader with strong heritage and deeply rooted expertise in women’s healthcare, Bayer offers a broad portfolio of effective medicines and health solutions for women at every different stage of life, including short- and long-acting birth control methods as well as therapies for menopause management and gynecological diseases. Bayer is also focusing on innovative options to address the unmet medical needs of women worldwide. 

Globally, Bayer has pledged its commitment until 2030 to providing 100 million women, especially women in low- and middle-income countries, with access to modern contraception to make informed choices by funding multi-stakeholder aid programs and ensuring the supply of affordable modern contraceptives. This is part of the comprehensive sustainability measures and commitments from 2020 onwards and in line with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

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