Dean Koh

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

By Dean Koh 03:37 am March 11, 2020
A new update implemented by the Australian federal government will allow doctors, nurses and mental health practitioners to provide telehealth services, such as video conferencing, to people isolated at home due to the coronavirus. 
By Dean Koh 11:38 pm March 09, 2020
On March 9, the Innovation and Technology Commission (ITC) in Hong Kong launched a special call under the Public Sector Trial Scheme for projects to support product development and application of technologies for the prevention and control of COVID-19. 
By Dean Koh 12:26 am March 06, 2020
IoT security company Forescout has entered a strategic partnership with Medigate, a medical-device security and asset-management company, to help healthcare organizations continuously discover, identify, assess and secure all Internet of Medical Things (IoMT), IoT, operational technology
By Dean Koh 11:25 pm February 27, 2020
ADHA is working with RANZCR to launch the My Health Record CPD modules for clinical radiologists and imaging practices. 
By Dean Koh 03:08 am February 19, 2020
Update: The HIMSS Global Conference in Orlando has been canceled due to the coronavirus. Read more here.

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By Dean Koh 09:46 am February 14, 2020
iThermo reduces the need for manual temperature screening, and provides prompts where secondary checks can be carried out for feverish persons identified by the solution.
By Dean Koh 07:34 am February 13, 2020
The funds will be used by the Seqster to accelerate the adoption of their interoperability technology for clinical trials, patient engagement and outcomes.  

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By Dean Koh 09:33 pm February 11, 2020
A new study, conducted by Korean academic hospitals and Lunit, a medical AI company specializing in developing AI solutions for radiology and oncology, demonstrated the benefi

Above image: Screengrab of the Melbourne Pathology website. 

By Dean Koh 08:42 pm February 10, 2020
Last week, Victoria-based Melbourne Pathology became the latest pathology provider to upload reports to My Health Record (MHR). This allows both patients and clinicians to have convenient and secure access to their pathology reports.
By Dean Koh 04:44 am February 03, 2020
The Australian Digital Health Agency (ADHA) today announced the launch of a new professional development program to identify the necessary digital health capabilities for nurses and midwives to further improve the quality, safety and efficiency of care.

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