Healthcare

Singapore's Mount Elizabeth Hospital starts renovation works

The $350m project will expand the hospital’s bed capacity by 50%.

Singapore's Mount Elizabeth Hospital starts renovation works

The $350m project will expand the hospital’s bed capacity by 50%.

South Korea urged to revise cancer tests reimbursement system

The timeline to set the cost is currently longer than that of the reimbursement decision.

Sunway Group unit to acquire hospital property for $98m

The property is currently leased by the company to operate a medical centre.

Let it snow: HCA goes on a holiday break

Healthcare Asia will return on 9 January 2023.

China's JD Health launches 'online anti-COVID clinic'

The platform offers consultations on matters from virus prevention to counselling.

Neurology diagnostics solutions to boost Japan's medical devices industry

Certain novel solutions could support the nuclear imaging equipment market in Japan.

Moderna establishes office in Singapore

Evelyn Pang will serve as General Manager for its office in the Lion City.

India eyes database on drug formulations in the country

This will help address issues on the quality of drugs in the market, Fitch Solutions said.

Data privacy amongst obstacles for using telehealth on HIV treatment in APAC

Almost half of people living with HIV are concerned about cybersecurity.

Tech startups mend low-income nations’ healthcare cost pressures

Healthcare providers can use software and smartphones to reduce high costs for diagnosis.

Changi General Hospital to develop wearable medical sensor

The device assists in monitoring patients' vital signs.

Chinese drugmakers pushed towards drugs for new COVID-19 variants

Some 19 COVID-19 drugs are in various phases of clinical development in the country.

South Korean hospitals in need of AI transformation to improve diagnostics

The diagnostic imaging market is seen to grow at 5% between 2023 and 2030.

Malaysian medical centre, university launch HIFU tech training for 25 int'l clinicians

The clinicians that were being trained are exposed to the needed tech.

Strong revenue, net profit growth expected for Bumrungrad Hospital

The hospital will continue to benefit from foreign patient revenues.

Thailand hospitals to increase prices in 2023 due to rising staff needs

This as there is an influx of foreign and local patient traffic.

Hong Kong Baptist Hospital taps Shell for sustainability energy solutions

This includes a CO2 offset programme and electric vehicle charging.