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Frontline worker suggests barring all arrivals amid Covid surge in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese frontline medical worker has expressed concern that the country's medical system will soon be stretched to capacity by the continuing increase in imported ...

Vice President Lai pledges more funds, better pay for long-term caregivers in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Vice President Lai Ching-te (賴清德) expressed his gratitude to the country’s caregivers and pledged increased investment in long-term care (LTC) resources. At a cer...

Princess from eSwatini attends Taiwan Christmas party

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A princess from Taiwan’s only African ally, eSwatini, praised the nation's efforts against the coronavirus pandemic at a Christmas party held by National Tsing H...

NCKUH showcases innovative medical solutions at Taiwan Healthcare Expo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's largest healthcare expo wrapped up on Sunday (Dec. 6), with over 550 exhibitors and 150 startups showcasing their new digital healthcare technologies — ...

Halza and IEI Subsidiaries to Establish A Connected Health Ecosystem at the 2020 Healthcare Expo in Taiwan This December

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - Media OutReach - 30 November 2020 - As technology becomes increasingly cutting-edge, so too must global health tech ecosystems adapt to capitalize on new opportunities in the field. ...

Taiwan healthcare system would collapse under general coronavirus screening: Minister

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — General testing of all arrivals for the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) will cost NT$800 million (US$27.1 million) and cause the collapse of Taiwan’s health system, Hea...

Philippines' Rappler CEO applauds Taiwan's healthcare and democracy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Maria Ressa, co-founder and CEO of Philippine news network Rappler, on Thursday (Aug. 6) praised the maturity of Taiwan's democracy and called the country's access...

Taiwan wins Excellence Awards at WCIT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)-Taiwan won six Global ICT Excellence Awards at the World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT), held in Yerevan, Armenia, Oct. 6-9. Industrial Technology Research Institute...

Taiwan Global Health Forum looks at health and urbanization

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 15th Global Health Forum in Taiwan is being held by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW) from Oct. 20-21, at the Taipei Internatio...

Cousin of Chinese spouse bilks Taiwan National Health Insurance out of record NT$900,000

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan taxpayers were cheated out of a record NT$900,000 after a Chinese spouse lent her cousin her National Health Insurance (NHI) card to cover cancer treatment bills, announ...

Taiwan to amend Medical Law which may affect med students studying abroad

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW) plans to amend the Physicians Act by implementing a screening test and lowering the quota for dental clinical practicums for fore...

100,000 Chinese come to Taiwan for medical treatment a year: Internazionale

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Despite the fact that China actively works to exclude Taiwan from the World Health Organization (WHO) and its World Health Assembly (WHA), over 100,000 Chinese visit Taiwan eac...

The future of health on display at Taiwan Healthcare+ Expo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The future of health was on display at the 2018 Taiwan Healthcare Expo+ in Taipei on Nov. 30, where innovation, emerging technology, and fresh approaches to wellbeing were...

New community nutrition program caters to Taiwan’s elderly

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's Health Promotion Agency (HPA) of the Ministry of Health and Welfare launched the Community Nutrition Promotion Center on Aug. 26, as part of Taiwan's new ...

Dieciséis grupos de atención médica realizan grandes compromisos en el 2.° Encuentro anual sobre seguridad de los pacientes en Taiwán

TAICHUNG, Taiwán--(BUSINESS WIRE)--abr. 24, 2018--La Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF) se unió al Taiwan Patient Safety Culture Club (TPSCC) en el 2 .° encuentro anual sobre seguridad de los p...