Greater China Ripe For Cradle-To-Grave Health Record Cards As Care Costs Soar: HIMSS Conference
This article was originally published in The Pink Sheet Daily
Although it is still in the realm of speculation, health authorities and practitioners in Greater China are beginning to consider some kind of cradle-to-grave cross-border record system that would cover every person in Mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau.
You may also be interested in...
Regulators in Southeast Asia are working to tighten bribery and corruption enforcement as part of a broader push ahead of an Association of Southeast Asian Nations trade pact in 2015 for greater transparency in pharmaceuticals.
The first commercial implant for St. Jude’s Allure Quadra in Hong Kong is a sign for optimism for its pacemaker business after last year’s disappointments in Japan.
Some health-focused Millennium Development Goals are likely to fail to reach a successful benchmark by 2015. Companies are exploring new partnership models for public health achievements.