Breaking
Amaroni’s Taipei sets to overturn Taiwan’s Italian tastes with hearty meals Regent Taipei to offer special packages to thank mothers this 2018 Mother’s Day Sowers Action sets fundraising record in Hong Kong’s Charity Golf Tournament — NT$2.6 million for poor children in need of education Cryptojacking tops attack toolkits, signaling massive threat to cyber & personal security Eye On Taiwan Media helps raise funds for Hong Kong’s charity group Sowers Action to aid underprivileged children Fulong International Sand Sculpture Festival: Underground artworks to be unveiled during the journey into the golden sands A better way to eat more vegetables at VEGE CREEK Emerging technologies like 5G, blockchain among key themes in COMPUTEX 2018 World’s third largest FASTENER TAIWAN 2018 sets new milestone Sea of white calla lilies at Taipei’s Zhuzihu promises a relaxing stay for visitors Lextar releases state-of-the-art adaptive driving beam LED headlight module system Acer teams up with major hospitals in Taiwan to provide cloud-based remote healthcare services Hip and trendy choices for the foodie souls along Taipei Metro Blue Line Supply chain hub for functional fashion opens to boost textile industry  Le Meridien Taipei to go dark to shine light on climate change with Earth Hour 2018 Taiwan’s own international music festival Looptopia coming this spring break Gov’t to roll out multi-language interpretation service for tourists Taiwan to take part in Hong Kong International Film & TV Market, film festival Don’t miss out on these newest starred Taipei Michelin restaurants World-class dancing fountain show in Bitan, New Taipei City a feast for the eyes 2018 Taipei International Bakery/Equipment Expo to open in Taipei along with three global competitions Greater Taipei’s new “All-Pass Ticket” offers commuters unlimited rides at NT$1,280 per month or NT$42 per day Looking for good food at reasonable prices? Here’s a full list of Michelin’s Bib Gourmand Selection; Taipei star guide available March 14 Apple snails a treat? Migrant workers contract rat lungworm after eating them uncooked Hong Kong’s designer handbag Chic by R&B sets sights on Taiwan as part of its global development strategy Forecast – Low temperatures around Taiwan later this week, warmer weather expected next Monday Late journalist-diplomat Joe Hung remembered as man of erudition and veracity Come and feast on Dominica’s art, food, jewelry all-in-one at Taipei’s Grand Hotel Million-dollar jobs on offer! Taiwan’s major carrier China Airlines recruiting 100 pilots in 2018 2018 Taiwan Lantern Festival kicks off in Chiayi — largest ever held in Taiwan TRA launches train ticket plus hotel package to boost Hualien tourism after fatal quake TrendForce: Mobile DRAM revenues hit new high of US$8 billion in 4Q17, but expected to grow slower in 1Q18 due to weaker demand Predicted rising price of toilet paper prompts shopping frenzy A pictorial glimpse of the Taipei Lantern Festival Back to work: What’s the best coffee to energize you? Things to do this weekend: Taipei Lantern Festival to kick off with dazzling lighting ceremony in Ximending Acer ITS’ smart parking meter solution takes home ‘Global ICT Excellence Award– Private Sector Excellence’ Taiwan’s Palace Museum tells us how ancient and modern meet Acer win 12 iF Design Awards in 2018 For a Shanghainese Chinese New Year, look no further from Shanghai Pavilion A yummy guide to Kinmen eateries as told by the nostalgic veterans Global smartphone market to remain weak in 2018: TrendForce Mandarin Oriental, Taipei ranked No 1 among top 10 luxury hotels in Taiwan: TripAdvisor Filipino caregiver among 10 people killed by powerful quake in Hualien Rescuers search for survivors as fresh quake rattles eastern Taiwan; 7 killed and 60 missing so far A walk through Dihua New Year Market Gov’t urged to be tough against people misusing boarding passes Blanket of snow covers Taiwan’s high mountains as cold snap kills 49 in a day Contaminated Malaysian durian coffee mix not imported to Taiwan: FDA Regent Taipei to present Japanese Kakiyasu beef; offer customers unique experience of Wagyu 150 local constestants to compete in 2018 Fishackathon Taipei for global final It’s better to walk briskly than aiming for a daily 10,000 steps: expert AIT co-sponsors 2018 Fu-Jen University Jazz Camp in Kinmen, New Taipei City Taiwan’s global trade competitiveness drops for sixth consecutive year: survey Hotels in Taiwan’s beach resort town Kenting see business downturn despite CNY holiday Stay warm: Weeklong cold snap arrives along with rain Tourism Bureau sees productive year ahead after its efforts to assist local industry Jiji railway line in central Taiwan set to be new tourist hotspot Yuck! Beware of the baked goods mixed with rotten eggs Early arrival of cherry blossoms to greet the Yangmingshan Flower Season in Taipei Must-see and must-eat places in “Lesser Kinmen” Kinmen, a sensory paradise for the tastebuds and the eye Strolling with eyes wide open, Kinmen is rich in aesthetic appeal and historical attractions It is all about AI robots: they can play the roles of sex partners and therapy, or cops to tackle crimes Taiwan axes 176 extra Lunar New Year flights from China, 50,000 passengers may be affected Taiwan’s CAL HQ awarded Diamond-rated green building; saves 23,000 kWh of power in 2017  Food safety makes up half of 2017 top ten consumer news: watchdog (Part 2) Dolores O’Riordan, The Cranberries lead singer, dies at 46 Food safety makes up half of 2017 top ten consumer news: watchdog (Part 1) Early arrival of Laomei Green Rock Troughs Cold snap kills close to 300 in Taiwan, warmer weather forecast Celine Dion to give two concerts in Taipei in July as part of her Live 2018 Asian tour Apple’s iOS 11.2.2 may slow iPhone performance by as much as 50% AIT to hold 2018 Fishackathon in Taipei and Kaohsiung for marine conservation 溫泉旅行專家 ‧ 礁溪長榮鳳凰酒店 首度攜手HOT WHEELS風火輪小汽車 打造「風火輪迷航」實境解謎空間 一泊二食再享東京米其林二星佳餚 2018臺北設計獎 徵件即日起開跑 用你的設計 改變我們城市!! 台北福華五星名廚台菜 母親大人包準滿意 誠品行旅邀請母親共享「花漾春暉」美好時光

Acer teams up with major hospitals in Taiwan to provide cloud-based remote healthcare services

.jpg

The Eye on Taiwan news staff

Taiwan’s leading computer maker Acer has teamed up with three major hospitals in Taiwan to provide remote health management services across the island.

The collaboration, which brings together Acer, the Taipei Medical University Hospital (TMUH) in northern Taiwan, Changhua Christian Hospital (CCH) in central Taiwan and Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital (KMUH) in southern Taiwan, aims to expand the promotion of remote health management and cloud-based smart healthcare services, Acer said in a press release.

The cross-industry collaboration will combine online and offline resources in the fields of healthcare, information technology, and smart devices, it said.

d14a8b26-339b-4889-84e5-403f0ef524b1In a recent news conference announcing the cooperation, Acer Cloud Technology Chairman Maverick Shih said remote healthcare has become a global trend and Taiwan’s health ministry has also announced the draft of  “Regulations of Telemedicine Treatment,” which are expected to relax the restrictions on remote healthcare services.

“Before the draft launches, Acer is excited to be working with Taiwan’s three leading medical teams in this area,” he was quoted as saying in the press release.

“By combining our online and offline expertise and resources in terms of technology and healthcare, we are able to develop comprehensive healthcare services for smart cities and popularize them through cloud-based health management services across Taiwan,” he noted.

Tsai Shu-nuan, associate dean of the Taipei Medical University Hospital, said in the same event that with elderly care and chronic diseases becoming key issues in modern medicine, remote healthcare services are a great solution by monitoring patients’ health and addressing issues before treatment is needed, and providing preventive measures to reduce the chance of acute symptoms occurring.

He said TMUH established its remote healthcare center five years ago, providing comprehensive, holistic and around-the-clock services, which offers patients online access to on-duty doctors if necessary, as well as continuous remote healthcare.

“More importantly, we can track our members’ vital signs remotely, offering complete, personalized and systematic remote healthcare, he was quoting as saying.

20170427143208395_123

“TMUH has developed a mature method of remote healthcare service, and through the collaboration with Acer, we hope to jointly expand our services to workplace environments with accurate recording, professional monitoring, and real-time response, making a contribution to the healthcare industry in Taiwan,” Tsai said.

Changhua Christian Hospital Superintendent Kuo Shou-jen said the main purpose of remote healthcare is to go with e-health.

“Changhua Christian Hospital (CCH) isn’t merely confined to Changhua city or within Taiwan, but is a part of the world’s medical system, and competitive worldwide; therefore, there is no real distance between countries, and with Acer actively developing remote healthcare platform for smart cities, and cooperating with pioneering hospitals such as TMUH in the northern Taiwan, CCH in the central Taiwan and KMUH in the southern Taiwan, everyone can have access to health consulting and even healthcare via the Internet,” Kuo was quoted as saying in the same event.

Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital Vice Superintendent Liu Der-ming said with the Long-Term Care Act 2.0 on the road, remote healthcare development has become the future trend.

“Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital has been servicing the local community for over 60 years, and since 2012 our hospital has received the Symbol of National Quality for remote healthcare service every year,” he was quoted as saying.

“Our hospital has been undertaking Kaohsiung City’s remote healthcare services project for the past three years, since 2014, for which we promoted community and in-home remote healthcare service in all 38 districts and provided health management services to over 6,000 Kaohsiung citizens. We believe that we can serve more people through the collaboration between KMUH and Acer’s aBeing Wellness Smart Healthcare Platform,” Liu said.

acer
Chart captured from Acer’s website

Citing the World Health Organization, Acer said people spending over one-third of their day at their workplace, and therefore the workplace is one of the best places to promote health.

Seeing the potential of remote healthcare and the importance of health promotion, Acer said it has been working with CCH since 2017 to introduce a remote health management system for Acer and AU Optronics Corp. to offer such services for the workplace.

This year, the number of collaborating companies is expected to grow, while Acer and CCH will jointly expand the services beyond Taiwan, and establishing a collaboration model for medical centers and technology companies, it said.

 

Related articles

TAITRONICS 2017 to invigorate AIoT and smart tech sectors

The Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) and Taiwan Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers’ Association (TEEMA) are proudly presenting TAITRONICS 2017 from Oct. 11 to Oct. 14 at Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center, Hall 1. Now in its 43rd edition, this year’s expo features around 400 exhibitors operating over 800 booths.

LEAVE A REPLY

%d 位部落客按了讚: