28 July 2017
BEIJING: Public hospitals in China will operate under a new system not driven by profits by 2020, according to a guideline the State Council, China’s Cabinet, released.
28 July 2017
Hepatitis C is a ticking time bomb, with just 10% diagnosed out of those thought to be infected with the virus. Only a small percentage of patients can afford the treatment and negotiating a lower price with patent holders is tricky, so the Health Ministry is working to make the drugs more affordable.
27 July 2017
KUALA LUMPUR: Private hospitals have seen about a 30% drop in the number of patients as they turn to the already over-stretched public hospitals, said Association of Private Hospitals of Malaysia (APHM) president Datuk Dr Jacob Thomas.
20 July 2017
From DR JAMES WOON SY-KEEN, Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia, Iskandar Puteri, Johor.
13 July 2017
UEM Edgenta Berhad has given out RM100,000 from its Zakat Fund to Penang Hospital meant for the Asnaf (qualified group) patients seeking medical treatment at the hospital.
12 July 2017
PETALING JAYA: The terrible state of public toilets is the one thing that most Malaysians want fixed, followed by dirty drains, clogged culverts and foul-smelling pools on sidewalks.
7 July 2017
ALOR SETAR: Malaysians graduating from international schools are required to sit for and pass the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) Bahasa Melayu paper if they want to join the civil service in the country, said Education Minister Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid.
6 July 2017
PUTRAJAYA: Medical graduates must pass the SPM-level Bahasa Malaysia (BM) paper to be appointed as contract-based doctors in public hospitals.
28 June 2017
Kalasin (Thailand) (AFP) - It wasn't until he got to medical school that Narong Khuntikeo finally discovered what caused the liver cancer that took both of his parents' lives: their lunch.
27 June 2017
BUTTERWORTH: The RM400mil upgrading project at the Seberang Jaya Hospital is currently underway and is expected to be completed by 2021.