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-6th Healthcare Innovation Summit to Feature Wearable Tech, Informatics and Radiology, Digital Healthcare

SINGAPORE /PRNewswire/ — Three hundred healthcare executives from around the region are expected to gather at the 6th Healthcare Innovation Summit Asia (www.healthcare-innovation.net) 12-13 March 2015, Singapore Marriott Hotel, to discuss how technology is improving the delivery of healthcare throughoutAsia.

This two-day conference for administrators, clinicians and other senior executives will focus on Redefining Access in Modern Healthcare. Now in its sixth year, the event attracts public and private healthcare practitioners from Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore and Taiwan.

This year’s keynote speaker puts radiology in the spotlight. Prof. Bradley Erickson, Associate Chair for Research and Professor of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, USA, will speak on the relationship between Informatics and Radiology in the Age of Big Data.

The first day’s agenda also features speakers from Taiwan’s National Health Insurance Administration presenting their cloud-based drug prescription platform; OurHealthMate – a Singapore-based online medical appointment portal; and Fortis Healthcare, discussing mobile payments and other digital platforms being used in the healthcare field.

The technology focus will continue on the second day with a special emphasis on wearable technology in the healthcare setting. Presentations from practitioners in Australia, India and Singapore will introduce how wearable devices are being implemented for home monitoring, data analytics and predictive healthcare.

With ageing populations and chronic disease care placing ever higher demands on existing healthcare resources in Asia, governments are scrutinizing healthcare budgets for ways to improve efficacy.

The conference will show how technology is already improving healthcare delivery and efficiency, and will also address patients’ growing demands for safety, access to healthcare records and improved experience throughout the treatment process.

More information about the agenda can be found on the conference website (www.healthcare-innovation.net) or by contacting Jimmy Yu at jyu@questexasia.com, +65 6297 7908.

About the organizer

Enterprise Innovation (www.enterpriseinnovation.net) is a media portal for strategic technology decision makers in enterprises across Asia, where business executives find ideas and best practices on driving innovation and transformation. Enterprise Innovation is brought to you by Questex Asia, the trusted editorial source for Asia Pacific’s business leaders and ICT executives. The company’s media portfolio also includes CFO Innovation, Computerworld Hong Kong, NetworkWorld Asia and Telecom Asia.

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Enterprise Innovation
Questex Asia

Written by asiafreshnews

March 4, 2015 at 11:08 am

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