Phnom Penh hospital announces drop in infant mortality rate

PHNOM PENH (The Phnom Penh Post/ANN) – The KanthaBopha Hospitals founded by Swiss paediatrician Dr Beat Richner, who passed away last year aged 71, has reported a drop in the infant mortality rate last year. “The mortality rate among hospitalised children was 0.23 per cent, while in 2017, the mortality rate among hospitalised children was 0.25 per cent,” said a report issued by KanthaBopha Hospitals on Monday and obtained by The Post on Wednesday. More details in Friday’s Borneo Bulletin