Healthcare

17 Sep 18
The city has already set up a bailout fund to help hospitals.
17 Sep 18
It could gear up manufacturers to develop more advanced equipment.
12 Sep 18
The investment is geared towards HMO Intellicare.
5 Sep 18
It will improve the patient referral system.
5 Sep 18
Profits are rising thanks to foreign patients.
5 Sep 18
It’s targeting Indonesian patients.
5 Sep 18
This is to comply with competition laws.
5 Sep 18
Over 3,000 beds will be added in five years.
5 Sep 18
But the retirement age may soon be raised.
5 Sep 18
Over 20,000 IVF cycles are expected by 2020.
1 Sep 18
The Lion City has a strong pipeline of hospitals to respond to booming medical demand.
1 Sep 18
Weaking currency hurt its profits and revenues.
22 Aug 18
The bill has been languishing for years.
22 Aug 18
It has 37 facilities across Malaysia.
22 Aug 18
The scheme will cover over half a billion people.
22 Aug 18
Pharma sales will surge as new policies kick in.
22 Aug 18
It will bring online healthcare services to the region.
21 Aug 18
About 200,000 Singaporeans benefited from the payouts.
21 Aug 18
All of its clinics are approved to provide the Community Health Assist Scheme in Singapore.
16 Aug 18
Asian countries are rolling out multi-pronged strategies to boost their healthcare sectors and keep attracting investments.
16 Aug 18
Nursing homes are run mostly by charitable groups providing final stages of care to the elderlies.
8 Aug 18
Healthcare cyberincidents beat financial and education sector offenses.
8 Aug 18
Average daily bed occupancy rates for public hospitals is at 85%.
8 Aug 18
The new technology enables a liver to be kept alive outside of the human body.
8 Aug 18
The country's Research, Innovation and Enterprise 2020 (RIE 2020) allocated $4b for R&D developments from 2016 to 2020.
8 Aug 18
It ranked next to China and India as a hotspot for healthtech investments.
8 Aug 18
It was chosen as the bidder to buy the controlling stake at 31.1% to 57.1%.
8 Aug 18
Operating expenses increased amidst the building of the new Raffles Specialist Centre.
8 Aug 18
The hospital won the Patient Safety Initiative of the Year and the ICT Initiative of the Year.
25 Jul 18
Elderly population is set to hit 400 million in 2035.
25 Jul 18
The number of nursing homes has more than tripled.
25 Jul 18
But private consumption will stay strong.
25 Jul 18
Reforms may not materialise, analysts warn.
25 Jul 18
Despite accounting for 90% of the city’s patients, public hospitals only employ 40% of the SAR’s doctors.
24 Jul 18
Policyholders can now book an appointment in NTUC Income’s website.
24 Jul 18
The SingHealth cyberattack affected over 1.5 million Singaporeans, specifically 160,000 patients.
20 Jul 18
Ozone (O3) levels have hit their highest point in the twenty years.
16 Jul 18
Epidemiological changes, healthcare spending, and lack of integration persist.
4 Jul 18
It will only get worse, lawmakers warn.
4 Jul 18
It aims to be 100% on the cloud within 3 months.