Category: Patient Safety

January 21, 2021
Approaching its 100th anniversary, the Japanese MedTech company continues “Contributing to Society through Healthcare” as its takes on new challenges under the “new normal”
January 21, 2021
Tackling the effect of pulsed xenon ultraviolet light in infection control as studied under a Japanese hospital setting
January 21, 2021
A peek at Singapore General Hospital’s effective infection control strategies before and during COVID-19
January 21, 2021
Despite being the main hospital tasked to treat COVID-19 patients, Bamrasnaradura Infectious Diseases Institute in Thailand has no recorded infection among the staff. How do they do this?
January 6, 2021
An impact of COVID-19 is delayed care. How can we help encourage patients to continue seeking treatment? How do we continue monitoring their health?
December 8, 2020
What made infection control more difficult during the pandemic? What made it easier? Were hospitals prepared? What must we do to be better prepared? What will the new normal look like for hospitals?
December 3, 2020
Obstetricians and maternity care providers are stretched with increasing patient load. Remote monitoring could help reallocate their workload and at the same time create a more empowered patient experience.
November 19, 2020
Dr Karen Luxford, CEO, Australian Council on Healthcare Standards (ACHS) International, defines patient-based care and recommends strategies on how organisations can institutionalise this in their healthcare facilities.
November 5, 2020
Mandatory COVID-19 vaccination for staff is one way to ensure patient and workplace safety. But why is there a reluctance in making the vaccine obligatory? How should hospitals respond?