Suining Central Hospital receives Asian Hospital Management Awards 2019
Hospital Management Asia conference 2019 was held in Hanoi, Vietnam on September 10-12, 2019, at which Asian Hospital Management Awards 2019 was announced. After hot competition, Suining Central Hospital (SCH) won an Mobile and Online Services Project Excellence Award. Totally 129 hospitals from 17 countries submitted more than 500-plus entries for the award.10 Chinese hospitals won the award, of which SCH and West China Hospital of Sichuan University are from west China.
This is the second time that SCH won the Asian Hospital Management Awards since 2018, whose award-winning project is "Reducing Missed Appointments through GPS Positioning Technology". Through informationalized means, the project reduces the missing rate of appointments made by patients who fail to present themselves on time and greatly help improve the accuracy of medical appointments, shorten patients' waiting time, and improve the efficiency of outpatient service.
Asian Hospital Management Awards is one of the most prominent hospital management awards in the Asian-Pacific region, which is given to "hospitals that in the opinion of the judges and advisers have implemented or enhanced outstanding and innovative projects, programs, and best practices during the prescribed time period". It is a widely recognized hospital management award in the Asian-Pacific region, and each year dozens of medical institutions from near 20 countries submit hundreds of projects for the intense competition.