Published: Sep 28, 2021
Bangkok– The Healthcare Accreditation Institute (Public Organization); the Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University; the Thai Oncology Nurse Society; the Infusion Nurse Network of Thailand; B.Braun (Thailand) Ltd.; and Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH joined forces to present the accomplishments of the “Improving Occupational Safety and Health of Healthcare Workers in Public Hospital in Thailand” project at the recent project conclusion meeting.
Published: Sep 28, 2021
Healthcare systems in some parts of the United States are in "dire straits" as unvaccinated people fill up hospitals, says Rochelle Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Published: Jul 25, 2021
Western European embassies, including the United States, issued a joint statement on July 23 urging the authorities to provide better health care to detainees in prisons.
Published: Sep 22, 2020
Pheu Thai Party’s chief strategist Sudarat Keyuraphan has urged the government to quickly solve the problem arising from the National Health Security Office (NHSO) cancelling service contracts with 64 clinics and hospitals in Bangkok for alleged overbilling.
Published: Jan 21, 2020
Thonburi Bamrungmuang Hospital today (January 21) launched four new medical centres, aiming to double its revenue within the fiscal year 2020 by targeting both Thai and foreign patients while drawing strengths from disruptive medical technology. The hospital, under the management of Thonburi Healthcare Group (THG), is a six-star healthcare centre in the heart of Bangkok.
Published: Sep 03, 2019
Laos has been increasingly successful in protecting people’s right to healthcare with the majority of the population now having greater access to better quality health services, according to its Minister of Health, Assoc Professor Dr Bounkong Syhavong.
Published: Aug 22, 2019
Since Thailand has about 1,000 state hospitals and at least 15,000 pharmacies – with more than 4,800 in Bangkok – it is only sensible to merge the two together so patients being treated under the Universal Healthcare Coverage can have their prescriptions filled at a local pharmacy instead of having to queue at over-crowded state hospitals.
Published: Jul 21, 2019
The newly formed government has promised a bright future for medical cannabis in Thailand, after pledging to move forward with the medical cannabis policy to ensure access to cannabinoid medicines and also give people the right to grow cannabis legally at home.