2018 Winners

Congratulations to all AHMA winners! 

Gold and Excellence Award Winners were revealed on 14th September 2018
at the Awards Night & Gala Dinner during the Hospital Management Asia 2018 conference.

CATEGORY: Clinical Service Project

Gold Award Winner:

KPJ Penang Specialist Hospital (Malaysia) - FLEXI-SUPPORT, AN INVENTION OF SUPPORT DEVICE TO MINIMIZED LIFTING AND MOVEMENT OF PATIENT'S LEG DURING X-RAY EXAMINATION

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Asian Hospital and Medical Center (Philippines) - PATIENTS AT THE CORE OF WHAT WE DO: IMPROVING PATIENT EXPERIENCE IN THE NUCLEAR MEDICINE DEPARTMENT
  • Philippine Heart Center (Philippines) - ESTABLISHING " PEDIACARE " IN A TERTIARY CARDIAC CENTER FOR AFTERCARE PLAY OR EXERCISE FROM OPEN HEART SURGERY TO "WELLNESS"
  • Singapore General Hospital (Singapore) - To ensure all SICU and MICU patients are mobilized upon meeting the mobilization criteria within 8 months


CATEGORY: Community Involvement Project

Gold Award Winner:

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals (India) – Compassion Courage Hope- Rebuilding Livelihood

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Bangkok Hospital Hatyai (Thailand) - Conflict to Connect; Heart to Heart
  • Myat Taw Win Hospital (Myanmar) - Reducing Health Inequility and Improving Health Status
  • Suining Central Hospital (China) - Chest Pain Center Connects with the Community
  • The Handa Foundation (Cambodia) - ACT Mobile Clinic - Diabetes Screening in Rural Cambodia
  • Xinghua People's Hospital (China) - Public CPR is Under Way

CATEGORY: Cost Reduction Project

Gold Award Winner:

Tan Tock Seng Hospital (Singapore) – Cost-Impact Analysis of Shifting Benign Prostate Hyperplasia (BPH) Patients Undergoing TURP or TUVP from Inpatient to Ambulatory Day Surgery Centre

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • National Skin Centre (Singapore) - Tele-Dermatology Collaboration to Improve Patients' Care In Psychiatric Hospital
  • National University Hospital (Singapore) - Improving blood transfusion rates in patients undergoing arthroplasty surgery - A multidisciplinary three-pronged patient blood management program
  • Apollo Hospitals Group (India) – Project War On Waste (WOW)
  • The Handa Foundation (Cambodia) – The Padraig Harrington Renewable Energy System

CATEGORY: Customer Service Project

Gold Award Winner:

Pediatric Hematology Department, Wuhan Union Hospital of China – To improve the hematological and oncological inpatient children's medical experience by the ward caring school

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Apollo Hospitals Dhaka (Bangladesh) – A Warm Goodbye- Reducing Discharge Delays
  • BIMC Hospital - Siloam Hospitals (Indonesia) – Improving patient satisfaction index using combined service excellence programme and IHI virtual breakthrough series collaborative

 CATEGORY: Facility Management and Financial Improvement Projects

Gold Award Winner:

Hanh Phuc International Hospital (Vietnam) – Medical Gas Safety Management In Hanh Phuc International Hospital

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Apollo Hospitals, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad (India) – To bring cost efficiency by "Savings on Utilities"
  • Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals (India) - P2P - From Panic to Peace-Clinical Alarm Safety Campaign
  • KK Women's and Children's Hospital (Singapore) – Clean up for Patient Safety
  • Tan Tock Seng Hospital (Singapore) – NHG 1-Health's Improvement Journey

CATEGORY: Innovations in Healthcare Technology Project

Gold Award Winner:

KK Women's and Children's Hospital (Singapore) - Automated Hand Hygiene Notification Machine Learning System

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • National University Hospital (Singapore) - NUH myMeds Mobile Application
  • Ramesh Hospitals (Subsidiary of Aster DM Healthcare) (India) - "Primary Heart and Brain Stroke Tele-medicine Centers"
  • West China Hospital of Sichuan University (China) - The project of "Virtual pain ward" contributes to a new model of pain management

CATEGORY: Innovations in Hospital Management Project

Gold Award Winner:

The People's Hospital of Liaoning Province (China) - You Find, We Change

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Apollo Hospitals Group (India) – Hardwiring Safety-The Apollo Quality Program
  • National University Hospital (Singapore) - Innovative approach in Unpacking the Impact of Clinical Risk Analysis and Identifying Risk Patterns in the implementation of New Procedures, Devices and Services in NUH, Singapore
  • Teaching Hospital of Airlangga University (Indonesia) - Improvement of Job Engagement and Work Performance After Doing Team Job Crafting at Airlangga University Teaching Hospital: 18 Months of Experience in A Case Mix Unit.

CATEGORY: Mobile and Online Services Project

Gold Award Winner:

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals (India) - Uberization of Patient Transportation

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Henan Province People's Hospital (China) - Remote Pathological Consultation------Cooperative and Mutual-benefit Hierarchical Medical System
  • KK Women's and Children's Hospital (Singapore) - Telehealth for Speech Language Therapy Service
  • Max Healthcare Institute Limited (India) - "MAX @ HOME digital platform (Digitizing home healthcare service delivery to improve customer experience) ONE OF THE LARGEST DIGITAL HEALTHCARE DELIVERY INITIATIVE IN INDIA"
  • Wuxi No.2 Hospital (China) - Introduce E-Medicine to Hospital: An Innovation of Chronic Disease Management

CATEGORY: Nursing Excellence Project

Gold Award Winner:

Bumrungrad International Hospital (Thailand) - Development of Smoking Cessation Program and Managing a Smoking Cessation Clinic in a Private International Hospital

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Asian Hospital and Medical Center (Philippines) - Nurses at the Forefront of Patient Experience: A Multi-Modal Approach in Improving Nursing Service
  • ParkCity Medical Centre (Malaysia) - Reducing Medication Administration Error - Focusing on Compliance to Medication Administration Protocol
  • Suining Central Hospital (China) - An Immediate, Convenient Delivering System The Application of Self-service Delivering System for Sterile Packs Based on Traceable System Management

CATEGORY: Patient Safety Project

Gold Award Winner:

KK Women's and Children's Hospital (Singapore) - Reducing Hospital Acquired MRSA Nosocomial Infection: – A Patient's Safety Initiative

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata (India) - Ventilator Associated Pneumonia-Decision Making
  • KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital (Singapore) - Every Voice Matters, Speak Up for Safety and Make It Safe to Speak
  • Max Smart Super Specialty Hospital (India) - Project “SURAKSHA” - Patient Safety Initiative to Improve Sepsis Related Patient Care Outcomes in The Intensive Care Unit
  • Medcare Women & Children Hospital (United Arab Emirates) - “Evidence to Practice-We are a Family centered Neonatal care unit”
  • Tan Tock Seng Hospital (Singapore) - Drop the high, Drop the low: Leading paradigm change for Safer Diabetes Care

 

CATEGORY: Talent Development Project

Gold Award Winner:

Apollo MedSkills Limited (India) - Empowering Rural India through Skills Development

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Aster-Sanad Hospital (Saudi Arabia) - Simple Move to Improve creation of one team for one goal-(Speak the same language and think the same thinking)
  • Cardinal Santos Medical Center (Philippines) - Action Research: Building an Innovative Culture
  • Hoan My Medical Corporation (Vietnam) - Doctor Pipeline: Continuous Recruitment of Doctors for a Growing Healthcare System
  • National Healthcare Group Polyclinics (Singapore) - Ancillary Staff Talent Management – Job Redesign Initiatives and Core Training Frameworks for Improved Service Delivery of Patient Care
  • North District Hospital (Hong Kong) - Staff engagement in enhancing Nursing Documentation in DAR Format

  

CATEGORY: Hospital CEO of the Year

Gold Award Winner:

Affiliated Hospital of Chifeng University (China) – Eight-dimensional space model, a golden key for the core competitiveness enhancement of hospital

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Apollo Hospitals Group (India) - Etching the Path to Excellence through Clinical Governance
  • Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals (India) - Apollo Ring of Care
  • Jiaxing Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine (China) - Shaping Medicine, Transforming Care, Create a Caring Hospital
  • Ningbo Fourth Hospital (China) - Improve Hospital's Services and Quality by Chinesized JCI Lean Management
  • Teaching Hospital of Airlangga University (Indonesia) - The Outstanding Director Of Universitas Airlangga Teaching Hospital: Transforming Hospital Governance Towards The Vision

 

CATEGORY: Most Improved Thai Hospital

Gold Award Winner:

Samitivej Hospital - Samitivej; Hospital of Choice

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Bumrungrad Hospital Public Company Limited - Most Improved Hospital in Thailand - committed to improving quality of treatment and patient safety
  • Siriraj Hospital - Siriraj Hospital 's Journey to Quality Excellence and Sustainability
  • World Medical Hospital - Bangkok Chain Hospital Public Company Limited – World Medical Hospital