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The contract doctor conundrum: is there a long-term solution?

In 2016, the Malaysian government introduced a contract scheme of employment in its effort to rationalise the employment of doctors within the public sector. This scheme basically ensured 2 years of housemanship, followed by 3 years as a medical officer before a decision was made regarding permanent employment. 
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The contract doctor conundrum: is there a long-term solution?

In 2016, the Malaysian government introduced a contract scheme of employment in its effort to rationalise the employment of doctors within the public sector. This scheme basically ensured 2 years of housemanship, followed by 3 years as a medical officer before a decision was made regarding permanent employment. 
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Pertamedika IHC leads Indonesia’s pandemic battle through strategic hospital synergy

A centralised command system and unified healthcare facilities were crucial in overcoming the pandemic.
12 days ago

NICVD takes home Service Innovation of the Year - Pakistan Award

More than 480,000 benefit from novel, accessible Chest Pain Units (CPUs) in Pakistan.
22 days ago

NICVD earns Clinical Service Initiative Award

The institute provides free cardiac treatment in southern cities and remote areas of Pakistan.
22 days ago

InterSystems Launches TrakCare® 2021 as a Foundation for Virtual Care Innovation

TrakCare 2021 responds to growing demand from patients and healthcare professionals for telehealth and virtual care in a healthcare environment shaped by COVID-19.

Oliver Healthcare Packaging wins Healthcare Asia Awards for Packaging Design of the Year

It was recognised for its cutting-edge medical device packaging design, Dispenser Integrated System Kit (DISK).
1 month ago

National Cardiovascular Center Harapan Kita acquired 2 accolades at The Healthcare Asia Awards

As The National Cardiovascular Referral Center in Indonesia, NCCHK has been acknowledged by Asia's Healthcare Industry.
1 month ago

INEX Innovate bags COVID-19 Management Initiative of the Year - Singapore award

The firm was recognised for its multiple initiatives in braving the COVID-19 crisis.
1 month ago

Healthcare Asia Medtech Awards recognises Boston Scientific Asia for its Rezum™ technology

It took home the Training Initiative of the Year trophy for its non-invasive therapy treatment for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).
1 month ago

SOPHiA GENETICS takes home two accolades at the Healthcare Asia Medtech Awards

The company was recognised for its genomic application, Solid Tumor Plus Solution (STS+).
2 months ago

CooperVision snags HCA Medtech Awards’ Patient Advocacy Program of the Year

Their MiSight® 1 day gives hope to children all over the world who are suffering from myopia.
2 months ago

Guardant Health AMEA wins the Oncology Product Innovation of the Year at Healthcare Asia Medtech Awards 2021

It was recognised with its breakthrough liquid biopsy test, the Guardant360 ®.
2 months ago

Malabar Institute of Medical Sciences Ltd, (Aster MIMS) wins Hospital of the Year at  HCA Awards 2021 

Aster MIMS has incorporated advanced technology in their diagnostics and treatment armamentarium.
2 months ago

Korea Health Industry Development Institute nabs Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year

Its Medical Charity Program invites foreign patients to Korea for medical care.
2 months ago

Align Technology Wins Digital Innovation of the Year - Singapore category at HCA Medtech Asia Awards

It was recognised for its Invisalign Virtual Care and Invisalign Virtual Appointment tools.
2 months ago

Zimmer Biomet snags Orthopaedic Product Innovation of the Year - Singapore at Healthcare Asia Medtech Awards

It was recognised for its robotic platform assisting orthopaedic surgeons, the Rosa Knee system. 
2 months ago

Sunway Medical Centre Velocity clinches 3 accolades at the Healthcare Asia Awards

The hospital deployed various health promotion strategies and digitalised their processes for better accessibility and patient experience.
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