Finalists of the 10TH YEAR Asian Hospital Management Awards just announced
Hospital Management Asia (HMA) announced the official 35 finalists for the Asian Hospital Management Awards 2011.
- (1888PressRelease) September 02, 2011 - Singapore - 4 entries from India are among the finalists, Hospital Management Asia (HMA) announced today the 35 finalists for the Asian Hospital Management Awards 2011. The finalists were chosen out of 315 entries representing 84 hospitals from 11 countries worldwide. Winners will be awarded during the Gala Dinner and Awards Night at the Resorts World Convention Centre on September 8, 2011.
An integral part of the Hospital Management Asia conference is the Asian Hospital Management Awards. The awards program recognizes and honors hospitals in Asia that carry out best hospital practices. Now in its tenth year, it is the accepted hospital management awards program for the Asia Pacific region.
Awards are given to hospitals in the region that, in the opinion of the judges and advisers, have implemented or enhanced outstanding and innovative projects, programs, and best practices during the previous year.
Awards are being given in NINE categories. The 35 finalists are from 24 hospitals in 9 countries. Winners will be announced during the Gala Dinner on September 8.
KM&T is this year's sponsor for the Asian Hospital Management Awards. KM&T are a worldwide business improvement consultancy that provides 'best practice' business performance solutions. They have offices in the UK, Europe, Asia and Australasia. Their global presence provides the ability to offer local support to small enterprises through to international businesses operating in multi territory site operations. www.kmandt.com
The finalists of the 10TH YEAR Asian Hospital Management Awards are:
Category 1 (CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY (CSR) Project)
West China Hospital, Sichuan University - "The prevention and control program of epilepsy patients in Tibetan areas", China
Manila Doctors Hospital - "Capacity Building in Community Health Delivery and Planning", Philippines
Maharaj Nakorn Chiang Mai Hospital - "Music therapy for physically disabled children", Thailand
Category 2 (COST REDUCTION Project)
Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals - "CREW (Cost Reduction and Elimination of Waste)", India
Pok Oi Hospital - "Achieving Green Hospital through LEAN", Hong Kong
Princess Margaret Hospital - "The Green Project- Savings in Medicine and Manpower", Hong Kong
Category 3 (HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT Project)
Princess Margaret Hospital - "Social and Professional Reality Integration for New Graduates (SPRING) program", Hong Kong
Siloam Hospital Group - "Aspiring Nurse Leadership Program", Indonesia
Changi General Hospital - "Creating a Culture of Clinical Learning for Physiotherapists", Singapore
Singapore General Hospital - "Building BRIDGES, Strengthening ties", Singapore
Tan Tock Seng Hospital - "Improving staff engagement in Cardiology Clinic", Singapore
Category 4 (SERVICE IMPROVEMENT FOR INTERNAL CUSTOMERS Project)
Kwong Wah Hospital - "Seamless Care for Staff Wellness - Enhancement of Respiratory Protection Program", Hong Kong
Assunta Hospital - "Go Green - the green path to inspiring a positive work environment", Malaysia
Institute of Mental Health - "Reengineering a Case Management service to improve inpatient and outpatient follow-up care", Singapore
National University Hospital - "Hospital-Wide Inpatient 6S Events (Safety, Sort and Scrap, Straighten, Shine and Service, Standardize and Sustain)", Singapore
National University Hospital - "SOC Appointment Booking Value Stream Analysis - To streamline the Appointment Booking process", Singapore
Category 5 (MARKETING, PR OR PROMOTIONAL Project)
Institute of Mental Health - "An Effective Primary Care Model of Stable Psychiatric Outpatients within the Community", Singapore
KK Women and Children's Hospital - "iPhone App - Women & Child Healthpedia", Singapore
Khoo Teck Puat Hospital - "The ABLE Studio- "Attaining Freedom and Independence in Your Silver Years", Singapore
Khoo Teck Puat Hospital - "Branding / Introducing Khoo Teck Puat Hospital (KTPH) to the Northern Community", Singapore
Samitivej Hospital - "Safe Life Safe Price Project", Thailand
Category 6 (PATIENT SAFETY Project)
Queen Mary Hospital - "Post Fall Incident Review (PFIR): A Patient-Nurse Partnership for Falls Prevention", Hong Kong
Fortis Escorts Heart Institute - "Reducing Surgical Site Infections In Cardiac Surgery Patients", India
Aga Khan University Hospital - "Enhancing patient safety through innovations in the computerized physician order entry (CPOE) system", Pakistan
The Medical City - "The Medical City Rapid Response System", Philippines
National University Hospital - "Total lean transformation in the Renal Unit to achieve better patient safety and care coordination", Singapore
Category 7 (CLINICAL SERVICE IMPROVEMENT Project)
West China Hospital, Sichuan University - "Research on Construction of New Medical Service Mode & Diagnosis and Treatment Technology Platform for Hemorrhagic Stroke", China
Apollo Hospitals Hyderabad - "Wake Up Call", India
De Vera's Medical Center - "Competent Nurses At Your Service!" DVMC Nursing Professional Integrated Development Program", Philippines
Category 8 (OPERATIONAL CUSTOMER SERVICE Project)
Apollo Hospitals, Chennai - "Excellence in patient experience at Emergency", India
De Vera's Medical Center - "Dress To Heal", Philippines
Institute of Mental Health - "An Effective Primary Care Model of Stable Psychiatric Outpatients Within the Community", Singapore
Category 9 (BIO MEDICAL EQUIPMENT / FACILITIES IMPROVEMENT Project)
Pok Oi Hospital - "Achieving Green Hospital through LEAN", Hong Kong
Changi General Hospital - "Improving Intracranial Cerebral Pressure Monitor Setup Workflow for Neurosurgical Patients", Singapore
Maharaj Nakorn Chiang Mai Hospital - "Improvement of Outpatient Service System by Digicard", Thailand
Hospital Management Asia is organized by Exedra Events in cooperation with Joint Commission International, Johns Hopkins Medicine International, International Hospital Federation and the Asian Hospital Federation, with the support of the Singapore Ministry of Health and the Singapore Exhibition and Convention Bureau.
The Awards Sponsor is KM&T.
Official Industry Partners are Austco Marketing & Service (Asia) Ltd and UBM Medica. Conference partners are ASTRON Hospital & Healthcare Consultants Private Limited, Chinese Hospital Association, Hoan My Medical Corporation, The Ho Chi Minh City Medical Association and The Medical Practitioner Society of Ho Chi Minh City, Hong Kong Hospital Authority, Indian Healthcare Quality Forum, Indonesian Hospital Association, Private Hospitals Association of the Philippines and Quality Council of India (QCI). Cooperating partners are Avanti Espresso Company (coffee partner), Spa Republic (massage partner), Fuji Xerox (photocopier sponsor), VAMED (refreshment break sponsor) and Ascend (internet café partner).
ACN Newswire, Business World, Global Health Press, Vietnam Business Forum, Medical Products Asia, Medical Progress, Medical Tribune, MIMS, MJN e-News and the Asia Pacific Journal of Health Management are Media Partners. Official PR Partner is Weber Shandwick-Singapore with Creative Crest (India), Public Relations Society of Indonesia (Indonesia), Masso PR (Vietnam) and IPR (Malaysia).
For additional information on Hospital Management Asia 2011 and Asian Hospital Management Awards, please visit the HMA website at www.hospitalmanagementasia.com.