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Above photo: The registration counter of the Bloodbank@HSA located in Outram, Singapore. Credit: HSA

By Dean Koh 11:01 am March 15, 2019
The Health Sciences Authority (HSA), a statutory board under the Ministry of Health (MOH) in Singapore, said in a statement on March 15 that one of its vendors, Secur Solutions Group Pte Ltd (SSG), had failed to properly secure a HSA database against access over the Internet.
Aging and the silver tsunami
By Tom Sullivan 09:17 am March 15, 2019
The aging population is not only poised to swell but Baby Boomers are bringing tech chops and consumerism-era demands that health systems will be smart to embrace.

Source: Ministry of Health, Indonesia

By Dean Koh 04:08 am March 15, 2019
Last month, Indonesia’s Ministry of Health (MOH) announced the launch of their Sehatpedia app to facilitate the public’s access to health information.

Photo credit: jianke.com

By Dean Koh 02:11 am March 15, 2019
The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), also known as One Belt, One Road, is the Chinese government’s development strategy that was introduced in 2013 to build ties along the overland Silk Road Economic Belt and the naval trading route known as the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road.
By Mike Miliard 03:36 pm March 14, 2019
The research firm's big takeaway from Orlando this past month: Newly empowered patients and the proliferation of data they bring will boost the business case for exchange – and have "cascading effects" for cloud, AI and more.
Implementation best practices: Getting healthcare analytics right
By Bill Siwicki 02:32 pm March 14, 2019
Four experts in analytics offer key suggestions for starting with the technology at a provider organization. Current analytics users also can learn from these tips.

Credit: Samitivej Hospital Group

By Dean Koh 05:07 am March 14, 2019
Samitivej Hospital Group, a private hospital brand in Thailand with a network of eight hospitals and owned by Bangkok Dusit Medical Services (BDMS), recently announced the launch of its one-stop Virtu
By Leontina Postelnicu 02:45 am March 14, 2019
Health secretary outlines his vision for setting up NHSX, a new unit for digital, data and technology.
By Hafizah Osman 02:44 am March 14, 2019
Eastern Health has rolled out a new trial across its Box Hill Hospital in Melbourne, Victoria, to help patients better manage their medication after they leave the hospital.
By Nathan Eddy 02:58 pm March 13, 2019
The industry has some unique challenges to tackle and moving to the cloud often leads to breaches.

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