Healthcare

Asia’s mobile-enabled transformation needs regulatory support: GSMA
Asia’s position at the forefront of mobile innovation is secured, but in order to fully leverage its transformative potential, regulatory frameworks and taxation policies are needed, said the GSMA.
GE rolls out global 3D printing challenges
GE is inviting entrepreneurs, companies and institutions around the world and in Malaysia to offer their solutions to two global additive manufacturing quests: A 3D Printing Design Quest for technologies used in healthcare, and a 3D Printing Production Quest for an aircraft engine bracket.
KPJ Healthcare streamlines IT ops with Office 365
KPJ Healthcare Berhad has chosen to implement Microsoft’s Office 365 and cloud solutions to upgrade and modernise its overall IT infrastructure for its entire network of hospitals in Malaysia and Indonesia.
IBM volunteer team to help Melaka organisations
IBM said a number of its employees would be working with local organisations from the state of Melaka on a variety of projects and programmes under the US technology giant’s Corporate Service Corps (CSC) initiative.
‘Wearable’ artificial kidney wins innovation award in Singapore
What does a wearable artificial kidney have in common with a video production product? Firstly, they are both automated products, secondly, they are both “world’s first” products developed in Singapore, and thirdly, they are both winners at this year’s Innovation & Enterprise (I&E) Awards!
Innovations from emerging nations disrupting the world order
GE's Vscan handheld ultrasound scanner is a perfect example of a technology developed to address the problems of an emerging nation having a disruptive impact elsewhere, writes A. Asohan.
Diabetes device start-up seeks crowd-funding boost
Geob International Sdn Bhd has launched a crowd-funding drive to bring to market the first batch of its HypoBand medical alert device for diabetes patients.
AIM takes 12% stake in US cardiac device start-up
AIM makes its second venture investment with a stake of around 12% in US cardiac device start-up which will use KL as its Asian Hq and center of excellence.
Mahindra Satyam, TechMatrix in Asean cloud-based healthcare pact
Mahindra Satyam has signed a partnership agreement with Japan’s TechMatrix Corporation to provide cloud-based healthcare solutions in the Asean region.
Sime Darby claims 1,500 downloads of its iPhone app
Sime Darby Healthcare (SDH) iPhone application recorded more than 1,500 downloads and managed to schedule over 90 patient-doctor appointments since it was first launch in August 2012.
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