Construction and Management

Spotlight on Chairat Panthuraamphorn

Spotlight on Chairat Panthuraamphorn

Today Chairat Panthuraamphorn is Managing Director and CEO of Samitivej Hospital Group in Bangkok. He began his medical career at Mahidol University in Thailand where he obtained a Doctor of Medicine. Post Graduation, Chairat went on to publish some highly regarded reports in the fields of maternal health and birth environments including: Environmental Influences on […]

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Download Presentation: Engaging Effective Strategies for Successful Day to Day Planning of Healthcare Operations

Download Presentation: Engaging Effective Strategies for Successful Day to Day Planning of Healthcare Operations

Ms Chan Choo Lin, Director of Operations of John Hopkins Singapore International Medical Centre, delivered a presentation titled “Engaging Effective Strategies for Successful Day to Day Planning of Healthcare Operations” at Healthcare World Asia 2013. Click here to download this presentation today!   The integration of effective strategies is the key to achieving successful and […]

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Download: Interview with Director of Operations at Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Download: Interview with Director of Operations at Tan Tock Seng Hospital

  Click here to download the interview In the run up to the Healthcare World Asia conference we have been interviewing some of our speakers. This interview is with Joe Hau, Director, Operations, Tan Tock Seng Hospital. The questions we asked him include: Please tell me about the role you play in the overall operations […]

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Supply Chain Management

Economic and Environmental Sustainability to Deliver Operational and Planning Efficiency

Economic and Environmental Sustainability to Deliver Operational and Planning Efficiency

Written by on September 10, 2013 in Hospital supply chain management, Reports with 0 Comments

Operational and planning efficiency is the relationship between a hospital or health service input relative to its output. In Australia, output is measured through Activity Based Funded “products” under the casemix system while input is measured through labour-workforce, consumables and capital for assets. What actually drives efficiency? They are mainly: labour, productivity, consumables, efficiency and […]

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Implementing an efficient procurement process at Prince Court Medical Centre

Implementing an efficient procurement process at Prince Court Medical Centre

Written by on September 3, 2013 in Hospital supply chain management, Reports with 0 Comments

Prince Court Medical Centre (PCMC) is a Specialist Hospital located in Kuala Lumpur which has excellent access to hotels, shopping malls and tourist attractions. The hospital is equipped with state of the art medical technology to assist professionals in providing best care to its patients. It also provides medical procedures which differentiate it from other […]

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Inventory tracking with RFID tag technology adopted by hospitals

Inventory tracking with RFID tag technology adopted by hospitals

Hospital inventory tracking was a hot investment in July, proven by KitCheck’s ability to raise $10.4 million in a series A round.  The KitCheck system uses radio waves to track hospital medication kits and make sure they are up to date. Drugs in the hospital kits – such as those for cardiac arrest or anaesthesia […]

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Private Healthcare

Download Presentation: Implementing a feasible PPP model in Asia: What would work in Asia

Download Presentation: Implementing a feasible PPP model in Asia: What would work in Asia

  At the last Healthcare World Asia in 2013, Sanjay Prasad of Mercy Hospital gave the following presentation entitled: Implementing a feasible PPP model in Asia: What would work in Asia. Click here to download presentation Public- private partnerships (PPPs) are a way of mobilizing not just financial but also managerial and technical resources of […]

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Patients flooding to Asia for cosmetic treatments

Patients flooding to Asia for cosmetic treatments

Written by on April 2, 2014 in featured-on-app, Medical tourism, Private Healthcare with 0 Comments

Patients are flooding into Asia for cheaper cosmetic surgery. Over the past few years Asia has established itself as the go to destination for quality, affordable healthcare. With countries such as Singapore, Asia, Thailand and South Korea being particularly popular. With all this patient growth in the medical tourism industry more and more big players […]

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India’s Largest Healthcare Project Launched

India’s Largest Healthcare Project Launched

Written by on March 21, 2014 in Private Healthcare with 0 Comments

Are Government hospital treatments given at affordable rates that all needy Indian citizens can benefit and are satisfied with? Aundh District Hospital has linked up with a  government hospital in a Public-private partnership (PPP) initiative in a bid to provide in-house diagnostic facilities to all Indian citizens at Government fixed affordable rates.  This diagnostic center […]

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Smart Healthcare

Download presentation: Personalisation and Innovation of Medical Information

Download presentation: Personalisation and Innovation of Medical Information

Written by on June 5, 2014 in featured-on-app, Reports, Smart healthcare with 0 Comments

At the last healthcare World Asia 2013, Hee Hwang, CIO and Director of Center for Medical Informatics, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital gave the following presentation: Personalisation and Innovation of Medical Information. Download this presentation today! Some of the points he covered during the presentation include: IT adoption status of Seoul National University Bundang Hospital […]

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Download presentation: Sharing space

Download presentation: Sharing space

Written by on June 3, 2014 in featured-on-app, Reports, Smart healthcare with 0 Comments

At the last Healthcare World Asia in 2013, Jon Roberts gave the following presentation entitled: Sharing space. Download this presentation today! Some points discussed during this presentation include: Understanding the unsustainability of traditional IT The unknown and immeasurable problems Enhancing communication and productivity in a single electronic work space Download this presentation today! If this presentation interests […]

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Download Presentation: Exploring strategies for effective use of IT in Connexion

Download Presentation: Exploring strategies for effective use of IT in Connexion

Written by on May 16, 2014 in featured-on-app, Reports, Smart healthcare with 0 Comments

James Woo, CIO of The Farrer Park Company gave the following presentation at the last Healthcare World Asia 2013 entitled: Exploring strategies for effective use of IT in Connexion. Some of the major challenges influencing IT adoption strategies for The Farrer Park Company (TFPC) include Evolving technologies in healthcare The need for high level guidance […]

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Downloads

Download eBook: Top 10 Innovations in Healthcare (part 2)

Download eBook: Top 10 Innovations in Healthcare (part 2)

The healthcare arena has changed a lot in the past decade with the help of advancement in information technology. Innovative healthcare IT systems are taking the healthcare industry by storm with a plethora of solution providers offering unique, ground-breaking solutions; this has helped shape the way in which diseases are diagnosed and patients are treated. […]

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Download Presentation: Virtual Care Technology at Stanford Hospitals and Clinics

Download Presentation: Virtual Care Technology at Stanford Hospitals and Clinics

Written by on March 18, 2014 in Reports, Smart healthcare with 0 Comments

At the last Healthcare World Asia 2013, Pravene A.Nath of Stanford University School of Medicine gave the following presentation entitled: Virtual Care Technology at Stanford Hospitals and Clinics.   Click here to download this presentation today!   In this presentation, Stanford reiterated it’s stance on being a pioneer and leader in using technology to deliver […]

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Constructing a new model of hospital management rely on digital information platform

Constructing a new model of hospital management rely on digital information platform

Written by on August 27, 2013 in Reports, Smart healthcare with 0 Comments

Chang’An Hospital is a Sino-American joint hospital which is founded in 2002 and located in Xi’an city. It started with no Information Section of the hospital whereby information equipments were obsolete. It underwent rapid implementation and set up the information platform within 6 months. After which, it was the first hospital to be recognized by […]

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Download Presentation: Challenges of Telemedicine Development Center of Asia in Kyushu University

  At Healthcare World Asia 2013, Naoki Nakashima delivered the following presentation entitled: Challenges of Telemedicine Development Center of Asia in Kyushu University. Telemedicine advancements are enabling healthcare providers to carry out remote monitoring of patients at the same time with unified collaborative communication solutions that allow audio and video communication, web access and data/image […]

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Spotlight on Amit Varma, Founder and MD of Quadria Capital

Dr Amit Varma is a longstanding contributor to the Healthcare Industry. He began ‘in the field’ as a skilled doctor working with Narayana Hrudayalaya and Fortis Healthcare. He subsequently shifted his career focus onto the business side of Healthcare and began a new role as President of the Healthcare Division in Religare. Following this, what […]

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Desktop virtualization to boost Singapore healthcare staff’s productivity, mobility

Integrated Health Information Systems (IHiS), part of Singapore Health Ministry’s Information Technology (IT) arm has developed a new software technology known as desktop virtualization. This new software technology aims to enhance healthcare staff’s productivity and mobility. This new software technology works by storing applications and data in a central database rather than in the staff’s […]

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