Healthcare IT, in recent years, has grown to become one of the fastest-growing niches in the industry, Chong Yoke Sin, CEO at Integrated Health Information Systems (IHiS), told ZDNet Asia.
Four hospitals in Singapore were awarded with the prestigious Stage 6 Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model (EMRAM) Award by HIMSS Analytics, which analyzes healthcare data relating to IT processes and environments.
FOUR Singapore hospitals yesterday received an international award for using technology to improve patient care.
The wide-scale destruction caused by the recent north Japan earthquake and tsunami has highlighted the importance of electronic health records (EHR), with industry watchers urging for countries to digitize healthcare data.
Each time actor-compere Randall Tan feels a shot of intense pain in his knuckles, he records what he feels on his smartphone.
Health agencies in Singapore have unveiled the country's first smartphone health diary application for rheumatoid arthritis.