Sep
2019

VESALIUS TO BE IMPLEMENTED IN THAILAND

Sep 2019 – The School of Medicine, University of Phayao was established in 2008 to train medical students, traditional medicine and allied health practitioners in Phayao Province, northern Thailand. Subsequently, a hospital was planned and constructed for the continued practical education. The newly constructed University of Phayao Medical Center and Hospital (UPMED) is located in the pristine hillside in the…

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Sep
2019

EYRIS FOUNDER WINS NATIONAL CLINICAL EXCELLENCE TEAM AWARD

Sep 2019 – EyRIS extends our heartiest congratulations to our founder Haslina Hamzah and collaborator Dr. Gavin Tan on winning the National Clinical Excellence Team Award. Their innovative approach in transforming the way digital fundus images are screened for diabetic retinopathy, a leading cause of vision impairment. The devised scheme, Singapore integrated Diabetic Retinopathy Program (SiDRP), has shortened the time…

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Jun
2019

POPULATION-BASED EYE SCREENING STUDY PUBLISHED IN THE LANCET

Jun 2019–Zambia, a lower-middle income country, is ranked 159th by International Monetary Fund in terms of gross domestic product per capita in 2018. Like most countries which are resource constrained, most of its available healthcare capabilities are directed at tackling communicable diseases. Zambia has only 3 ophthalmologists per million population, compared to 80 per million for a developed country. In…

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Jun
2019

NOVAHEALTH HELPS MODERNIZE HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS WITH ADOBE COLDFUSION

This article was originally published on Adobe Blog on 4 Jun 2019 https://theblog.adobe.com/novahealth-helps-modernize-healthcare-systems-with-adobe-coldfusion Jun 2019–Hospitals are on the cutting edge of technology, filled with lifesaving devices that are changing the face of medicine and helping people live longer, healthier lives. At the same time, many of them are dealing with siloed, outdated systems for their clinical and administrative processes—everything from…

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Apr
2019

VESALIUS IMPLEMENTED AT HONGKONG INTEGRATED ONCOLOGY CENTRE, KOWLOON

Apr 2019–Originally located in the heart of Hong Kong island, Hong Kong Integrated Oncology Centre (HKIOC) has extended in the densely populated Kowloon to serve the community in the northern part of Hong Kong, on the mainland across Victoria Harbour. Instead of implementing a local & separate IT system, users from this new medical centre connected to their centralised VESALIUS…

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Mar
2019

NOVA LAUNCHES MOBILE APP TO BOOST PATIENT EXPERIENCE

Mar 2019–Nova has launched a mobile application to improve hospital’s engagement with their patients and visitors alike on most pervasive of digital platforms. The mobile app, named VESALIUS.m (mobile) is geared towards boosting customer engagement with features to allow visitors to browse for doctors within the selected hospital for information such as clinical specialisation, qualifications and working hours. With doctor…

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Mar
2019

EyRIS Founder Recognised for Contributions Towards Ophthalmology

Mar 2019–EyRIS is proud to announce that one of our founders, Prof Wong Tien Yin was awarded the Jose Rizal Medal at the 34th Congress of the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) in Bangkok, Thailand on 6 Mar 2019. Each year, the Jose Rizal Medal is given to an outstanding ophthalmologist for his/her excellence in ophthalmology in the Asia-Pacific region….

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Feb
2019

METRO SPECIALIST HOSPITAL SELECTS VESALIUS

February 2019 – Nova MSC Berhad is proud to be awarded the contract to implement the full suite of VESALIUS Hospital Information System in Metro Specialist Hospital located in Sungai Petani, Kedah.  What started as Bersatu Medical Centre in 1993 with only two shop lots and four specialists, quickly grew into prominence. Three years later the centre was renamed Metro…

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