Achieving and Maintaining World Class Safety and Quality Standards at Johns Hopkins Medicine
Hear from Steven Thompson, CEO, Johns Hopkins Medicine International about how they are improving global health care and some of their most successful projects.
Towards Hospital Efficiency: Decongesting Hospitals
Hear how the Ministry of Health, Malaysia has been implementing strategies to improve utilization of hospital beds and the patient experience.
Developing an Integrated Master Plan for Central Singapore
Discover how Singapore's National Healthcare Group has been created a sustainable urban development plan, incorporating vibrant features that extend beyond healthcare to encompass a complete and holistic eco-system
The Benefits of Healthcare Informatics through the Development Process: An Asian Perspective
Hear from Dr. Cheng Chee Leong, Senior Executive Consultant of the Information Systems Division of MOH Holdings, Singapore explain the challenges, strategy and long-term benefits of implementing healthcare informatics in Asia.
The Role of IT in Transforming Hospital Quality to Meet New Challenges
Hear from Dr. Nipit Piravej, Chief Corporate Officer at Bangkok Chain Hospitals (BCH) describe the BCH experience in delivering quality care and measuring up to accreditation criteria through IT innovations.
Electronic Record Implementation Across the Region: Challenges and Opportunities
Hear from Neena Pahuja, Chief Information Officer at Max Healthcare Institute, India describe the crucial journey towards achieving data sharing between hospitals and departments in India.
Implementing Lean Methodology to Improve Patient Flow
In this engaging presentation, Dr Tsz-Leung Lee, Deputy Hospital Chief Executive, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong West Cluster, Hospital Authority shared a case study on improving patient flow through Lean methodology. It explores the typical hospital environment, the qualities of a 21st century hospital and improvement framework that worked well for Queen Mary Hospital in Hong Kong.
Patient Flow Optimisation - Connecting the Dots
Associate Professor Benjamin Ong, Chief Executive for National University Health System connects the dots for us to answer an all-important question: How to fully optimise patient flow? In this outstanding presentation, he defines the patient flow in hospital setting, the processes involved, getting a buy-in and organisational governance structure to ensure accountability. This is one of the most thoughtful presentations of late.
Planning Discharge at Admission to Achieve Better Patient Flow
Among the difficult challenges faced by hospitals include: unit centric cultures, ineffective communication amongst service providers and patient, and complex patients that lie in the typical clinical pathway. In this presentation by Wong Bee Lee, Nursing Director at Prince Court Medical Centre, ideas on how to achieve better patient flow were explored and tangible results that have been achieved were explained in good detail.