Winners 2017

Winners were revealed last 24th August 2017 at the Gala Dinner Ceremonies during the Hospital Management Asia 2017 conference.

Bio Medical / Facilities Maintenance Project

Clinical Service Project

Community Involvement Project

Cost Reduction Project

Customer Service Project

Innovations in Healthcare Technology Project

Innovations in Hospital Management Project

Mobile and Online Services Project

Nursing Excellence Project

Patient Safety Project

Physician Leadership Project

Talent Development Project

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CATEGORY: Bio Medical / Facilities Maintenance Project

Gold Award Winner:
Hoan My Medical Corporation (Vietnam) – IMPROVE THE MAINTENANCE PROGRAM OF MEDICAL EQUIPMENT ON HOAN MY CUU LONG HOSPITAL

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals (India) – “HELP”- Hands On Equipment Learning Program
  • Medcare Hospital Dubai (United Arab Emirates) – IMPLEMENTATION OF 6-S LEAN PRINCIPLE IN THE PHARMACY

CATEGORY: Clinical Service Project

Gold Award Winner:
Medcare Orthopaedics and Spine Hospital (United Arab Emirates) – STANDARDIZATION OF PRE- PROCEDURE SITE MARKING PROCESS

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Apollo Hospitals, Chennai (India) – IMPLEMENTING ANTIMICROBIAL STEWARDSHIP PROGRAMME? “Rising ship for the institution- A new initiative”
  • Sterling Addlife India Pvt Ltd (India) – Providing Premium care Radiation Therapy services in Remote locations with least access to hospital facilities through Centralized Radiation Oncology Connectivity

CATEGORY: Community Involvement Project

Gold Award Winner:
Medanta, The Medicity Hospital (India) – Call to Action - TB free Haryana

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Hong Kong Baptist Hospital (Hong Kong) – Building a healthy community
  • Princess Margaret Hospital (Hong Kong) – Kwai Tsing Signature Project Scheme: Tripartite Hospital - Welfare - Community Collaboration to enhance Community Dwelling Elderly Health

CATEGORY: Cost Reduction Project

Gold Award Winner:
National Healthcare Group Polyclinics (Singapore) – Overall Reduction in System Cost - Using Automation & Innovation as Levers for Improved Productivity and Quality of Patient Care

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Hoan My Medical Corporation (Vietnam) - Reducing the cost of patient consumables in Hoan My Da Nang hospital
  • Max Healthcare Institute Limited (India) – Optimizing bed utilization and enhancing experience for admission leads generated from OPD
  • National University Hospital (Singapore) – Improving value driven outcomes in community acquired pneumonia: a multifaceted program in a university hospital.
  • RK. Charitas Hospital Palembang (Indonesia) – Using Lean Management Tools at Paviliun Yoseph 1 in RK Charitas Hospital Palembang for the Cost Reduction Project

CATEGORY: Customer Service Project

Gold Award Winner:
Apollo Speciality Hospitals, Teynampet (India) – Institutionalizing Innovation-A Lean Six Sigma Approach to improve customer Service in an Oncology Set-up.

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals (India) – SHHH - SILENT HOSPITAL HELPS HEALING
  • Makati Medical Center (Philippines) – Automated Complaints Tracking System – ACTS

CATEGORY: Innovations in Healthcare Technology Project

Gold Award Winner:
Aster DM Healthcare (United Arab Emirates) – Aster Chronic Care@home

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Dr. Ramesh cardiac & Multispeciality Hospital Pvt. Ltd (India) – Dealing with health outcome uncertainty post hospital discharge
  • KPJ Johor Specialist Hospital (Malaysia) – Patient with fractured femur will experience shorten hospitalization and better quality of life.

CATEGORY: Innovations in Hospital Management Project

Gold Award Winner:
Aga Khan University Karachi (Pakistan) – Reengineering the Discharge Process

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Apollo Hospitals (India) – The ART of TASCC, Integration to Excellence in Clinical Governance- The Apollo Standards of Clinical Care (TASCC)
  • KK Women's and Children's Hospital (Singapore) – Small Ideas, BIG Improvements

CATEGORY: Mobile and Online Services Project

Gold Award Winner:
Caritas Medical Centre, Hospital Authority (Hong Kong) – Project i-Easy – an integrated end-to-end hospital and patient mobile communication system to reduce defaults and cancellations of scheduled operations and procedures

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Integrated Health Information Systems (Singapore) – Mobile Registration
  • West China Hospital of Sichuan University (China) – Using mobilenet follow-up application to reduce readmission in acute pancreatitis 

CATEGORY: Nursing Excellence Project

Gold Award Winner:
Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals (India) – NO HARM NO ERROR- “Culture of Safety: It Starts with Us”

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • North District Hospital (Hong Kong) – S-A-F-E to Stop Misconnection of Patients' Tubings with Tracing Back Method in North District Hospital, Hong Kong
  • Philippine Heart Center (Philippines) – INCREASING PATIENT SATISFACTION THROUGH IMPROVED COMMUNICATION STRATEGIES IN ALL HOSPITAL UNITS
  • Rajagiri Hospital (India) – “MERAKI-16”-A Mission to attain service excellence and customer delight
  • West China Hospital of Sichuan University (China) – The Project of Skin Preparation with Hair Preservation for Elective Cranial Neurosurgery Patients

CATEGORY: Patient Safety Project

Gold Award Winner:
St. Luke's Medical Center - Quezon City (Philippines) – Adopting the WHO Multi-Modal Strategy for Hand Hygiene Improvement

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Johns Hopkins Singapore (Singapore) – Improving 5 moments of hand hygiene compliance using the Joint Commission’s Targeted Solutions Tool (TST), Sustaining the Gain
  • KK Women's and Children's Hospital (Singapore) – Preventive Strategies to Effectively Mitigate Children’s Fall in the Inpatient Wards
  • National University Hospital (Singapore) – Improve Escalations in MICU (Medical Intensive Care Unit)
  • Prince of Wales Hospital, Hospital Authority (Hong Kong) - Streamlining the pathway of care for cancer patients at risk of chemotherapy induced febrile neutropenia

CATEGORY: Physician Leadership Project

Gold Award Winner:
Max Smart Super Specialty Hospital (India) – Chasing Zero VAP - Quality Improvement Initiative To Prevent Ventilator Associated Pneumonia In The Intensive Care Unit

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • KK Women's and Children's Hospital (Singapore) – The Role of Physician Leadership in Quality, Safety and Risk Management in Achieving Zero Harm
  • The Medical City (Philippines) – FROM AWARENESS TO ACCEPTANCE, THE EARLY RECOVERY AFTER SURGERY (ERAS) PROGRAM GAINS ADHERENCE IN THE MEDICAL CITY

CATEGORY: Talent Development Project

Gold Award Winner:
Fortis Hospital Mulund (India) – One Fortis: Training in Action

Runners-up (Excellence Award):

  • Apollo Speciality Hospital OMR (India) – PROJECT TEJAS – EMPOWER, ENRICH, ENLIGHTEN
  • Farrer Park Hospital (Singapore) – Cultivating Staff as Brand Ambassadors
  • Hospital Authority (Hong Kong) – Nurture Next Allied Health Generation
  • Lorma Medical Center (Philippines) – Reinforcing the “Patients First” Philosophy  through the People Development Program in Lorma