The University of the Philippines National Institute of Health (UP-NIH), in close partnership with the Foundation for the Advancement of Clinical Epidemiology, Inc (FACE, Inc.) and Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson and Johnson, launched earlier this week the country’s first integrated Mental Health Information System (MEHIS) in a bid to effectively respond to the needs of mental health patients and their families.
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Singapore’s healthcare industry is challenged to keep up with its rapidly ageing population while keeping cost of care affordable. Technology will play an important role in enabling healthcare to scale up services and improve care while keeping manpower needs down, said Dr Amy Khor, Senior Minister of State for Health.
Nanyang Technology University in Singapore has launched three new world-class research centres in interactive digital media which cost the University S$90 million (US$72 million).
The Ministry of Health launched a new website that makes it easier for citizens to find information on more than 650 aged care providers nationwide. This includes the types of rest home care, number of beds and length of time the provider is certified for.
Bandula Ranathuga, project manager at the Ministry of Local Government and Provincial Councils in Sri Lanka shares how a local village hospital is leveraging ICT to improve patient care.
New South Wales Health, Australia’s biggest public health system, announced last month that it will implement a fully automated clinical information system across the state’s public intensive care units, replacing paper records.
Teo Chin Seng, Singapore’s Integrated Health Information Systems Group CIO for National Healthcare Group believes that successes and new technological developments from other industries provide opportunities for today’s healthcare sector.
United States’ federal agency for administering healthcare financing programmes, Centres for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), has released a new data sharing tool to make the healthcare system more transparent and accountable, and help meet the pressing challenge of healthcare delivery system reform.
Singapore public health institutions will soon benefit from two consolidated and virtualised data centres that will cut costs substantially, said Francis Fan, Group Director, Technology Management, Integrated Health Information System, Singapore.
Residents of Bantayan and Camotes islands no longer have to travel by boat to Cebu to consult medical specialists, all thanks to a telehealth device developed by the Department of Science and Technology, University of the Philippines-Manila National Telehealth Centre and the Department of Health.
Changi General Hospital’s Closed Loop Medication Management system with QR code uses IT to improve patient safety.
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