Dean Koh

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

Xiangfei Chai, CEO & Founder of Huiyihuiying. Credit: Huiyihuiying

By Dean Koh 08:36 pm December 06, 2018
In a span of about three years, Huiyihuiying (HY) has become a leading company in the development and implementation of AI in the medical sector in China.
By Dean Koh 11:06 pm December 01, 2018
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Huangshi General Hospital in Hubei Province, China. Credit: CLEAR China

By Dean Koh 01:51 am November 30, 2018
A recent article from China Daily stated that IT investment in the country’s hospital system will reach 65.7 billion yuan ($9.47 billion) in 2022, surging 53.5 percent from 2017 and boost

L-R: Leanne Bradford, Nurse Unit Manager, and Kelly Duff, Clinical Nurse Educator and Change Manager at Calvary Mater Newcastle Hospital. Photo via eHealth NSW’s Twitter page.

By Dean Koh 09:32 pm November 28, 2018
Last week, Calvary Mater Newcastle Hospital in New South Wales (NSW), Australia became the 17th Intensive Care Unit (ICU) across the state to replace paper

Malaysian Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad speaking at the Luncheon Talk at Menara Razak, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) on November 8, 2018. Credit: Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad's Facebook page.

By Dean Koh 10:34 pm November 25, 2018
Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad also said in a recent HIMSS TV interview that even if an organisation has a good programme and system in place, digitising healthcare will not succeed if there is no clinical buy-in underpinned by training.

Dr. David Levine (right), researcher and lead for Brigham and Women’s Home Hospital programme, speaking to a patient. (Credit: Brigham and Women’s Hospital via YouTube.)

By Dean Koh 09:48 pm November 22, 2018
Biofourmis, a Singapore-based health analytics platform, has entered into a collaboration with Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, US to co-develop improvements to their proprietary analytics engine, Biovitals™ for Brigham’s Home Hospital Programme.
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Na Guo, co-founder of Huiyihuiying, speaks at the 2018 Pink Ribbon Campaign and Smart Medical Theme Festival in Beijing in September. Credit: Huiyihuiying

By Dean Koh 09:40 pm November 20, 2018
Huiyihuiying, a Chinese medical imaging artificial intelligence company, yesterday announced the launch of their new AI Full Cycle Health Management Cloud Platform, which consists of two separate platforms for different health conc

Myongji Hospital Director Kim Hyung-soo (right) and BICube CEO Kim Min-kyung hold up their agreement at Myongji Hospital in Goyang, Gyeonggi Province, on 13th November 2018. (Credit: Myongji Hospital)

By Dean Koh 12:38 am November 16, 2018
Myongji Hospital, which was established in 1987 in South Korea, has recently signed an agreement with BICube, an IT company based in Korea to co-develop a blockchain-based medical information exchange system.
HIMSS AsiaPac 18
By Dean Koh 03:02 am November 13, 2018
Military health leaders from Australia, Singapore & the UK came together at the inaugural International Military Health IT plenary at HIMSS AsiaPac 18 in Brisbane to discuss the key challenges in their respective military health systems.
By Dean Koh 07:13 am November 06, 2018
The HIMSS AsiaPac 18 Conference in Brisbane officially started today with an opening plenary, Leadership Voices: Healthcare Anytime, Anywhere featuring five healthcare leaders and experts with experience from different parts of the globe.

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