Tag: healthcare

Online mental healthcare services a godsend in Korea

March 4, 2022

People are driven to look for alternative forms of support for mental health, which is still a taboo topic in many societies. Enter easily accessible digital or online resources, which allow people to seek out less conspicuous solutions to their mental health woes. In Korea, the recent influx of online communities and health apps offer […]

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Health organisations step up their game with intelligent automation technology

October 14, 2021

The global healthcare industry needs to constantly adapt to provide quality care to its patients – this in a climate of constant change and ever-evolving demands, and with increasingly constrained and disconnected resources, such that was experienced during the COVID-19 pandemic. Thankfully, the use of intelligent automation – leveraging digital workers to execute human roles […]

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Asian hospitals to protect from cyber infection as threat of ransomware rises

October 11, 2021

By Leo Lynch, Vice President, Asia Pacific, Arcserve Healthcare organisations have made tremendous progress in adopting medical technology to increase their efficiency and improve the quality of care they deliver to patients. The new technology ranges widely, from automated patient check-in to robots that cruise the hallways of hospitals to give supplies and remove trash […]

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Thailand’s winning strategies amid the health crisis

September 6, 2021

By Roshel Jayasundera,Senior Director, Global Consulting, Axios International Roshel Jayasundera of Axios International, anInternational firm who is focusing on the emerging market including Asia, Africa, Europe, Latin America and Middle East, discussed current healthcare trends in Thailand and Southeast Asia, as well as how Thailand is recovering from the Covid-19 outbreak, in this article. How […]

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Agency to promote healthcare tourism in Malaysia

August 24, 2021

Like many other countries, Malaysia must weather out the storm that is the COVID-19 pandemic and various restrictive safety measures imposed. The pandemic has greatly impacted the healthcare tourism industry, which was projected to reach new heights in 2020. The CEO of the Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council (MHTC), Mohd. Daud Mohd. Arif, said that the […]

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Taiwan shares innovative technologies for beauty care & healthcare

August 12, 2021

The Taiwan’s National Health Insurance system embodies the idea that “healthcare is a basic human right” said Mr James C.F. Huang, Chairman of Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), in a statement during the start of Taiwan Excellence’s Industry Solution Booster: Beauty Care and Medical Technology session on August 4. The event was part of […]

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Managing the strain on healthcare through digitalisation

July 19, 2021

The healthcare systems in many Southeast Asian countries have been stretched to their limit with the COVID-19 pandemic: hospitals have to deal with an overwhelming shortage of medical resources which has driven up healthcare costs; medical frontliners meanwhile, are faced with the daunting tasks of saving lives and providing quality patient care on top of […]

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Accelerating digitalisation in healthcare, services and consumers sectors is imperative – Deloitte Malaysia

July 8, 2021

Covid-19 has changed the way we live, transforming business models and consumer behaviours. It might be the main catalyst governments need to drive innovation. Many sectors that once resisted digitilisation are now compelled to turn to it for survival, according to Justin Ong, Deloitte Malaysia’s Innovation and Regulatory Leader. In embracing the digital economy, readiness […]

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Upgrading digital healthcare with Taiwan Excellence

April 30, 2021

Now more than ever, healthcare is indispensable. With rapid advancements in AI and big data technology, digital healthcare provides patients with quicker access to health services while also helping doctors to streamline their workflow and increase efficiency. With that, five Taiwan Excellence awarded companies demonstrated their most innovative solutions during the “Taiwan Excellence Smart Medical […]

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Telehealth systems can be models of future healthcare

March 24, 2021

Telehealth, or telemedicine, began as a means to treat patients in rural areas, those who were situated too far away from healthcare facilities or professionals. It has since become a tool for convenience, as patients today turn to telehealth for immediate, virtual consultation and care. Although the recent COVID-19 pandemic sped up the adoption of […]

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