Dean Koh

Dean Koh is the Editor of Healthcare IT News Asia Pacific.

Screengrab of the Singapore Red Cross website on May 16, 2019.

By Dean Koh 05:13 am May 16, 2019
The personal data of 4,297 people has been compromised after a website hack, according to a statement by the Singapore Red Cross (SRC) on May 16. 
By Dean Koh 09:47 pm May 15, 2019
[Correction: An earlier version of this article misstated that Bumrungrad launched the Foundation One CDx panel. The system developed its own panel. The article is now updated. We regret the error.]
By Dean Koh 04:06 am May 15, 2019
Private hospitals in Thailand will have to display the price of medicines so that consumers can make better-informed decisions prior to purchase, starting from this week.

Credit: Tan Tock Seng Hospital

By Dean Koh 12:24 am May 10, 2019
Located in the central region of Singapore, Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), which is the largest hospital under the National Healthcare Group (NHG), announced that it will be launching a Command, Control and Communications (C3) sy

Above photo: Dr Stephen Wood, Director of Wagga Wagga Base Hospital’s Emergency Department. Source: eHealth NSW

By Dean Koh 04:51 am May 09, 2019
eHealth NSW in Australia has announced that it will be working with a number of industry partners to enhance the safety and quality of patient care, with clinicians at one of the state’s major rural hospitals harnessing the power of digital tools in two proof-of-concept (PoC) projec

Above photo: Associate Professor Peter O'Brien, Chief Medical Officer at GenesisCare. Credit: GenesisCare

By Dean Koh 02:17 am May 07, 2019
Australia’s national science agency CSIRO and GenesisCare, one of Australia’s largest cancer care providers, today announced a A$5.1M research partnership which fo

Photo: Dean Koh

By Dean Koh 05:14 am May 06, 2019
Three representatives from their respective fields of AI – clinical practice, research and healthcare apps came together for a panel discussion around the current and future developments of AI in healthcare on the second day of the HIMSS Singapore eHealth & Health 2.0 Summit on

Credit: SK Telecom

By Dean Koh 02:36 am April 30, 2019
Yonsei University Health System (YUHS), one of the oldest and largest private university hospital networks in South Korea, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with SK Telecom, South Korea's largest wireless carrie

Credit: WA Health

By Dean Koh 02:53 am April 26, 2019
Earlier this week, the Western Australia (WA) Government announced the establishment of a new Ministerial Council that will advise the State Government on opportunities to further develop and support precision health advances.
By Dean Koh 10:57 pm April 24, 2019
Healthcare leader representatives from Singapore, Australia and the Philippines took centre stage as the HIMSS Singapore eHealth & Health 2.0 Summit officially kicked off on April 23 with the CXO Panel session on the topic of disruptive innovation for value-based care. 

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