healthcare

Achieving breakthroughs in cancer treatment

CANCER treatment has made great strides over the years, with conventional ways like chemotherapy gradually making way for progressive ones that hold promise of greater effectiveness.

Singapore Medical Council may take legal action against DoctorxDentist

THE Singapore Medical Council (SMC) may take legal action against online platform DoctorxDentist, after the startup failed to meet demands made by the Ministry of Health (MOH) and SMC.

DoctorxDentist's headache grows as MOH, medical bodies lean on platform

THE Ministry of Health (MOH) and the Singapore Medical Council (SMC) have stepped in to correct statements made by review platform DoctorxDentist in an ongoing dispute between the startup and over...

Listed healthcare groups stand to gain from rising Covid-19 tests

WITH Covid-19 tests becoming more commonplace as Singapore gradually resumes more economic and community activities, Singapore listed healthcare companies are expected to benefit.

DoctorxDentist to delist doctors who want profiles taken down

ONLINE platform DoctorxDentist, following days of intense back and forth with the Singapore Medical Association (SMA), said it will now remove the listings of doctors who have requested to have...

Covid-19 unlocks new interest in healthtech and edtech sectors: report

NEW frontiers in the digital economy such as healthtech and edtech have hit their inflexion points, as the Covid-19 pandemic has unlocked new interest from investors and lowered old barriers,...

DoctorxDentist to delist doctors after clash with Singapore Medical Association

ONLINE platform DoctorxDentist, following days of intense back and forth with the Singapore Medical Association (SMA), said it will now remove the listings of doctors who have requested to have...

DoctorxDentist a bitter pill for practitioners; medical association steps in while threat of legal action brews

A PLATFORM that publishes reviews and listings of medical practitioners is drawing flak from some within the industry, even prompting a group to threaten legal action against the startup.

GovTech licenses smart thermal scanner software to 3 SMEs and a non-profit body

THE Government Technology Agency (GovTech) has licensed the software for SPOTON, a smart thermal scanner for mass temperature screening, to four Singapore-based distributors, it said on Thursday...

GovTech licenses smart thermal scanner software to SMEs, non-profit organisation

THE Government Technology Agency (GovTech) has licensed the software for SPOTON, a smart thermal scanner for mass temperature screening, to four Singapore-based distributors, it said on Thursday...

Q&M unit gets lab licence to conduct testing services for Covid-19

A SUBSIDIARY of Q&M Dental Group has been granted a healthcare institution licence from the Ministry of Health to operate a clinical laboratory to conduct SARS-CoV-2 polymerase chain reaction...