What challenges did CIH meet in 2022, and what had been your highlights?
The Covid-19 pandemic critically affected individuals’s lives, posing many issues for society basically, however particularly, the well being sector’s frontline drive. CIH labored with the Ho Chi Minh Metropolis authorities to make sure efficient therapy and immunisation.
|Ta Thi Thanh Thuy, MD, PhD, medical director, head of Obstetrics and Gynecology Division of Metropolis Worldwide Hospital|
When the pandemic was now not such a risk to public well being originally of 2022, the hospital launched into rebuilding skilled actions and administration to enhance the standard of service and expertise for our sufferers.
The Board of Administrators has all the time centered on bettering the skilled capability of our schools, inviting consultants to take part full-time or part-time in bettering effectivity in medical therapy.
CIH maintained it is almost 400 medical employees final yr whereas recruiting about 20 per cent extra medical doctors, nurses and technicians. Regardless of the difficulties, regular healthcare actions returned to regular in Could 2022, and the variety of visits totalled 75,452 for the yr, increased than earlier years.
Furthermore, the hospital is continually looking for alternatives for worldwide cooperation with international locations which have superior medical backgrounds in Asia and Europe. 2022 was the yr CIH cooperated with healthcare suppliers in Thailand, Germany, Japan, and South Korea.
The hospital noticed some exceptional medical achievements final yr, corresponding to the appliance of contemporary surgical strategies to forestall paralysis in a affected person and a laparoscopic colectomy to save lots of a 77-year-old man.
The hospital’s fan web page has reached 63,000 likes, 75,000 followers, has acquired greater than 2,000 letters of thanks and optimistic critiques by means of social networks.
What are the hospital’s objectives for 2023 and past?
CIH is growing new centres for prenatal analysis, IVF therapy, stem cell analysis, and endoscopy, and hopes to extend the variety of visits by 15 per cent in comparison with 2023.
Sooner or later, the Hospital Administration Board has a powerful digital transformation orientation for each hospitals beneath Hoa Lam Shangrila Medical Group together with CIH and Gia An 115.
Particularly, the actions of IT software and digital transformation actions at CIH embody improvement of good hospitals and the Lim Well being GO software.
The Lim Well being GO software is a healthcare answer utilised by means of smartphones that modifications the method to medical providers in direction of effectivity, comfort, and high quality. The appliance was born with the intention of constructing an entire and complete medical ecosystem.
CIH strives to turn out to be probably the greatest personal hospitals, treating sufferers to a global commonplace in Ho Chi Minh Metropolis.
How is CIH shifting in direction of a sustainable improvement mannequin?
Sustainable improvement is a typical objective for these within the well being sector, and CIH isn’t any totally different.
Final yr, the hospital deliberate and designed a inexperienced campus with a big park accounting for 30 per cent of the world, designed to make the most of pure mild to cut back electrical energy use through the day. The construction’s partitions use insulating glass, minimising warmth switch to the surface.
The hospital has a lighting system that makes use of high-efficiency LEDs to save lots of electrical energy. Public areas are organized with sensor lights to activate and off routinely. Hand-washing stations are additionally designed to save lots of water.
The constructing’s refrigeration system makes use of inverter know-how mixed with photo voltaic air conditioners to assist save vitality.
As well as, the hospital has added extra bushes to the campus and inexperienced miniatures contained in the hospital to create a inexperienced panorama, and employed contractors to deal with the vegetation.
CIH has carried out properly in lowering infectious waste by means of a technique of sorting and treating waste on the supply. The hospital has additionally minimised the quantity of plastic waste emissions by utilizing biodegradable supplies for provides, and changing plastic consuming cups with paper cups.
The efficient and economical use of medicine by means of reviewing processes of importing and storing medicines has helped lower down on waste from expired chemical compounds and prescribed drugs.
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