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  1. News - Hong Kong - Hospitals

    Hospital bed crisis looms as population growth outstrips healthcare provision

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 06:16am by Emily Tsang

    ... The city will face a shortfall of at least 5,000 private and public hospital beds within 12 years if healthcare capacity continues to lag behind the pace of population growth, the South China ... to upgrade to first-class rooms with higher charges as the general wards are occupied," Pang said. He said the planning department has underestimated health-care demand, as their target only ...

  2. BP Healthcare makes medical services more accessible

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 12:11pm by Reports by Elaine Deng, Krystin Chu, Stacey Johnson, Khay Inn Poh and Jessica Ryan

    ... Reports by Elaine Deng, Krystin Chu, Stacey Johnson, Khay Inn Poh and Jessica Ryan When it comes to comprehensive health care services in Malaysia, the BP Healthcare Group rises above the competition in delivering an outstanding patient experience. Expanding its medical centre network and continuing to develop innovative services, BP Healthcare has been providing top-notch medical ...

  3. Healthcare Education in Asia & Where to Get the Best Education

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 11:39am by Sam Prince

    ... Sam Prince When one thinks of healthcare education, one generally thinks of nursing. But nowadays, healthcare education can be so much more than nursing. With the rise of longer lifespan ... research. A new generation of healthcare professionals is needed to fill a growing demand as nursing care needs expand. Hong Kong University School of Professional and Continuing Education ...


    China to introduce an online healthcare corruption ‘blacklist’

    Posted Dec 27th 2013, 04:06pm by Reuters in Shanghai

    ... a blacklist of drug makers and medical device manufacturers found to have paid bribes as it extends a crackdown on graft in the healthcare sector. Healthcare departments will compile lists ... nationally, also for two years. Corruption in the healthcare sector has been in the spotlight this year with regulators investigating international and domestic drugs firms and milk powder companies ...

  5. News - China - Healthcare

    Doctors in demands for overhaul of outdated healthcare system

    Posted Dec 03rd 2013, 11:55am by Zhang Pinghui

    ... built, but they are not popular among patients because patients don’t feel they’re reliable. By training more doctors in public hospitals it will provide the healthcare market with more trained ...

  6. Quality HealthCare to sell assets

    Posted Oct 11th 2010, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu Medical services provider Quality HealthCare Asia has agreed to sell some of its health-care businesses, including health-care centres for corporate clients, foot care, psychological and holistic centres to Altai Investment, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fortis Global Healthcare Holdings. The transactions will need shareholders' approval. After the sales ...

  7. Business - Companies

    Unhealthy lifestyles targeted as health-care costs soar

    Posted Nov 18th 2013, 05:25am by Reuters

    ... Reuters Unhealthy lifestyles targeted as health-care costs soar Employers tried the carrot, then a small stick. Now they are turning to bigger cudgels. For years they encouraged workers ... them to quit. Results for these plans were lacklustre, and health-care costs continued to soar. So firms are taking advantage of new rules under President Barack Obama's health-care ...

  8. News - World - US HEALTHCARE

    Bowing to pressure, Obama unveils fix on healthcare

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 12:24pm by Reuters in Washington

    ... Reuters in Washington Responding to criticism of his botched healthcare roll-out, President reveals fix allowing insurers to extend existing policies for one year President Barack Obama bowed to political pressure over his signature healthcare reform on Thursday, announcing he would allow insurers to extend policies that have been cancelled for one year even if they do ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH CARE

    Healthcare groups call on Health Department for regulations

    Posted Nov 11th 2013, 06:21am by Candy Chan

    ... health-care professional groups have backed the Ombudsman's call for the Health Department to establish statutory controls over their trades, so the public can make informed choices when seeking services. There are more than 7,300 practitioners engaged in 15 health-care sectors who are not subject to statutory regulations, but are disciplined by associations or societies that have ...

  10. Quality HealthCare take its services into the community

    Posted Sep 14th 2009, 12:00am by Elizabeth Turner

    ... Elizabeth Turner Private medical group Quality HealthCare is expanding its facilities with the development of specialist services in Hong Kong. Plans include the opening of specialist ... and orthopaedics and traumatology. Quality Healthcare is also expanding and collaborating with partners to take its services into the community. The group has joined forces with Mannings health retail ...




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