The delegation of Suining Central hospital attends the Hospital Management Asia 2018 and receives two Asian Hospital Management Awards
On September 12 to 15, 2018, 1300 delegates from 32 countries and regions gathered in Bangkok, Thailand to attend the Hospital Management Asia 2018 (HMA2018), the largest hospital management event in Asia. The delegation of Suining Central hospital led by Yu Zhou, director of Administration Office and Surgery Department, attended the conference.
At 8:30 September 12, the conference opened with a Thai-style welcome performance. Harnhirun, Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Industry of Thailand, made an opening speech and delivered a keynote speech entitled "Healthcare Industries and Policies of Thailand". At the plenary sessions, Ms. Paula Wilson, President & CEO of Joint Commission International(USA), gave a report on "Are We Overbuilding "; Seyfarth, the Global President of Siemens Healthcare, gave a keynote speech on "Digitalizing Healthcare: Medical Devices, Artificial Intelligence, and Big Data"; Franzcr, Chairman of National Institute of Health, Singapore, delivered a speech entitled "Value-driven Healthcare". Special interest sessions were held subsequently, at which patient safety, quality management, informatization construction, hospital talent management, aging challenges, and the future hospitals, etc. were discussed.
The 17th Asian Hospital Management Awards ceremony was held on the evening of September 14.There were totally 451 entry projects from 18 countries, and the Nursing Department and Chest Pain Center of Suining Central Hospital each won an Excellence Award. Of the 9 award-winning hospitals of China, Suining Central Hospital is the only one that won 2 Excellence Awards.