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  1. Health informatics course provides technological skills

    Posted May 09th 2009, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... informatics course, the first of its kind in Hong Kong, to equip professionals in the health care sector with technological skills. Thomas Choi Kup-sze, leader of the programme, said: 'The ... Written by Wong Yat-hei Doctors, nurses and other medical professionals who have health informatics qualifications are being sought after in Hong Kong. With the development of electronic ...

  2. Medicine informatics rescues the sick from generic advice

    Posted Feb 14th 2006, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... David Wilson A tool designed in Australia gauges how inherited traits affect patients' responses to modern treatments Imagine that your health wobbles and you end up in a hospital. If that happens, the hospital is unlikely to be a hi-tech haven and it may be quite the reverse, according to Robert Merriel, business development manager at Melbourne Health, Australia. Painting ...

  3. ABS Systems' HospitalMetrics3D revolutionises health care management

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 04:07pm by Reports by Laleh Larijani, Michelle Phillips, Emmanuelle Stahler and Jessica Ryan

    ... Reports by Laleh Larijani, Michelle Phillips, Emmanuelle Stahler and Jessica Ryan More countries are using health informatics to improve their health care systems, which is particularly ... technologies, homegrown software company ABS Systems is at the forefront of this evolution. "Our sole focus is on BI for health care," says executive vice-president and chief operating officer ...

  4. Patients' records set to go digital in 2014

    Posted Dec 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... not related to treatment and care. Launching the consultation yesterday, Secretary for Food and Health Dr York Chow Yat-ngok said the scheme aimed to reduce duplication, and: 'Since ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com A two-month consultation has begun on a scheme for the public and private medical sectors to share patients' health records electronically, with criminal ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hospital Authority's secretive handling of medical misconduct damages trust in public health care

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 05:33pm by Neville Sarony

    ... Neville Sarony Neville Sarony says the Hospital Authority's practice of keeping medical misconduct out of public view creates unnecessary doubts about the professional standards of our public doctors Adverse reaction The failure of the Hospital Autho ...

  6. Property - International - DESIGN

    Vital signs of comfort with a view to better health care

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 05:05am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... Vital signs of comfort with a view to better health care Cure sometimes, treat often, comfort always, wrote Hippocrates. In today's health care setting, architects are designing spaces ... environments is vital, enabling advances in health care, such as the idea of salutogenic care, which focuses on the factors that make us well, not just on those that make us unwell". The design ...

  7. Chinese medicine staff go hi-tech

    Posted Sep 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... cent are enrolled in the elderly health care voucher scheme, which requires doctors to use a computer to access the government's central database. ... of 190 Chinese medicine practitioners said they supported the computerisation of clinic operations. The eHealth Consortium mailed survey forms in July. Twenty-six per cent polled said they had ...

  8. News - World - POLITICS

    Obama being sued by Republicans for exceeding his powers over health care

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 09:53pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Washington House of Representatives majority accuses the president of exceeding his constitutional powers in enforcing his health care law Republicans vote to sue Obama Contending that US President Barack Obama exceeded his constitutional powers in the way he enforced the 2010 health care law, a sharply divided House of Representatives approved a Republican plan ...

  9. Prescription for progress

    Posted Mar 14th 2009, 12:00am by Bernard Wan

    ... subjects, such as the health care system and basic informatics, the students need to take. We prepare the students for the tasks, but it is more important that they know how to apply ... Bernard Wan The government's commitment to developing a Hong Kong-wide electronic medical-record system is expected to significantly improve health care in the city. The Hospital ...

  10. Clean bill of health soon just a touch screen away

    Posted Aug 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Kanglei Wang kanglei.wang@scmp.com Eight years ago, Dr Jeff Goldsmith presented health care executives with a fictional scenario in which a man awakes one morning in 2013 and puts his hand ... said a doctor might ask, 'What are you doing right now?' This kind of doctor-patient exchange might strike some as cold. But it's just the beginning, and health care ...




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