APAC

Post-pandemic opportunities present for healthcare amidst demand, changing needs

The second day of the Healthcare Asia Summit 2022 discussed trends in the industry and how healthcare organisations can take advantage of them in improving their services.

Using offline and online channels to counter misperceptions of hepatitis B – a ‘silent disease’ – in Singapore

Gilead Sciences’ US$1m grant will help NFDD and other community-based organisations across Asia battle public apathy towards liver disease.

Personalised patient experience depends on proper tech adoption

Connected healthcare allows for better decision-making and processing of body functions.

Future of healthcare needs to balance technology, human touch

The digitisation of the healthcare industry opens the door for a hybrid setup, maximising outcomes in a limiting environment.

How AI technology is defining the future of Asia’s hospitals

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has witnessed significant pressure on hospitals amid a shortage of staff and medical support, not to mention the travel restrictions that have created unprecedented challenges to mobility.

Is Asia ready to put healthcare on the cloud? Here’s what an AWS executive has to say

Amazon Web Services Chief Medical Officer Rowland Illing says countries will move at different paces. 

GE Healthcare, NCCS to work on AI research to enhance cancer care

The two parties seek to make cancer treatment more precise.

VMware to tackle hurdles and opportunities of cloud tech in the future of medical spaces.

Participants will learn to enhance digitalisation strategies in the medical sphere.

Five Digital Trends Shaping Asia Pacific Healthcare

By Stella Ramette, Director, Healthcare Customer Relations & Sales, South East Asia for InterSystems.

Gilead Sciences names its new health leader for Asia markets

Dustin Haines has 20 years leadership in pharmaceuticals.

Cataract surgery addresses presbyopia correction and spectacle independence for patients

Alcon’s technology allows patients to achieve a high degree of spectacle independence whilst ensuring enhanced vision.

HydraFacial awarded Marketing and Communications Initiative of the year by the Healthcare Asia Awards

The BeautyHealth Company HydraFacial (NASDAQ:SKIN) was recognised by the Healthcare Asia Awards for its Marketing initiatives throughout the region.

Telehealth use in APAC doubled since 2019: Bain & Company

The firm expects telemedicine adoption to grow through 2024.

Quality HealthCare Medical Services Ltd. bags three trophies at the 2022 Healthcare Asia Awards

The digitalisation of medical services improved their efficiency and accuracy, saving more lives in the process.