Ho Chi Minh city puts new oncology hospital into operation

(VOVWORLD) - The second branch of the Ho Chi Minh City Oncology Hospital began receiving patients on Friday. 

Covering an area of 120,000 square meters, the hospital has 1,000 beds and is considered one of the most modern hospitals in southern Vietnam.

For now, the branch will only treat outpatients. Patients can choose to have their health examined at both the 1st and the 2nd branch of the hospital.