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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Record sharing is key to better health care for Hongkongers

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 02:23am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Record sharing key to health care If there is a single factor that could enhance delivery of health care services in Hong Kong using existing resources, it would ... to the benefit of patients, including children, senior citizens and people who frequently use public and private health-care services at the same time. An example that could happen to anyone would ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1493980/record-sharing-key-better-health-care-hongkongers
  2. News - China - CRIME

    Shanghai arrests 160 gang suspects involved in citywide health care scam

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 05:48pm by Reuters

    ... Corruption is rife in China’s health care system, hit by a scarcity of doctors, while bribery pushes up the cost of care and creates tension between health care workers and patients. Providing affordable, accessible health care is one of the key platforms of President Xi Jinping’s new government, with China’s health care bill set to hit US$1 trillion by 2020, according to a report from ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1482945/shanghai-arrests-160-gang-suspects-involved-citywide-health-care-scam
  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH MATTERS

    When it comes to maintaining quality health care, two heads are better than one

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 04:37am by JOHN LEONG

    ... Professor John Leong Chi-yan Insiders from the health sector share their insights in a new fortnightly column To maintain quality of care, two heads are better than one Having retired from ... The efficiency and quality of Hong Kong's public health care have long been admired around the world. However, we should not be complacent and shall strive to reach new heights amid the daunting ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1472076/when-it-comes-maintaining-quality-health-care-two-heads-are-better
  4. Business - China Business - REFORM

    China health care reform poses risks and opportunities for foreign firms

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 09:33am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com Health care reform in China, unfolding amid a government crackdown on corruption, presents opportunities and challenges to foreign players Foreign firms vie for health care action China's health care reforms present opportunities and challenges to foreign health care firms, according to speakers at a recent hearing of the US-China ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1466828/health-care-reform-china-seen-posing-opportunities-and-risks
  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    A welcome step to easing burden on public health care system

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 03:33am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Welcome step to ease care burden More than eight years after the last major report on health care reform, little has changed. The long-awaited voluntary health insurance scheme will be the only reform of financing of health services aimed at shifting more of the patient burden to the private sector and more of the cost to those who can afford it. The delivery ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1455782/welcome-step-easing-burden-public-health-care-system
  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Health Authority to spend HK$14m to subsidise private care for 6,000 people

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 11:52pm by Emily Tsang

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Health Authority announces pilot plan in which more than 6,000 people suffering from chronic diseases will be treated by private doctors HK$14m to be spent ... the burden on the overloaded public health system. Beginning in the second half of this year, more than 6,000 patients in three districts with diabetes, high blood pressure and excessive blood fats ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1452001/health-authority-spend-hk14m-subsidise-private-care-6000-people
  7. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Obama goes for gags to plug health care plan on Funny or Die

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 11:05pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in New York President skips news media and hits online channel to draw in the views from young Obama goes for gags to plug health care plan Zach Galifianakis brought the ferns, and US President Barack Obama opened a new avenue of presidential communication. Obama urged young people to sign up for his health care plan via an appearance posted on Tuesday ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1447310/obama-gets-health-care-message-out-funny-or-die
  8. News - World - SYRIA

    Syrian children suffering from ‘brutal’ health care methods, says charity

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 10:31pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Beirut Doctors forced to resort to 'harrowing' methods due to lack of medical supplies, says charity Syrian children suffer from 'brutal' health care Syria's health care system is on the brink of collapse, with medics forced to engage in "brutal medical practices" to save lives, an international charity organisation said. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1446562/syrian-children-suffering-brutal-health-care-methods-says-charity
  9. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore to use 'sin taxes' to pay for health care for elderly

    Posted Feb 23rd 2014, 05:48am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Singapore 'Sin taxes' to pay for health care for elderly Singapore announced steep increases in alcohol, gambling and tobacco taxes as it pledged billions of dollars in health care subsidies for its growing ranks of elderly citizens. Alcohol taxes will rise 25 per cent, while duties on tobacco will jump 10 per cent. Betting duties from the state-linked ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1433481/singapore-use-sin-taxes-pay-health-care-elderly
  10. 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 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1432625/abs-systems-hospitalmetrics3d-revolutionises-health-care-management

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