• Sun, 18 Nov 2018 01:00
    Tri-party agreement signed to aid people with mental disorders
    The Mental Health Department, Mahidol University (MU) and Advanced Wireless Network Co (AWN) signed a five-year Memoradum of Agreement on Thursday for the use of technology, research and knowledge to aid people with intellectual disabilities and forensic psychiatric patients in Thailand, said Mental Health Department director-general Dr Kiatipumi Wongrajit.
    national
  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 12:09
    Fury builds in Nakhon Sawan as rape accusations mount against gynaecologist
    Public Health Ministry permanent secretary Dr Sukhum Kanchanapimai affirmed on Friday that a doctor at a state hospital in Nakhon Sawan who was accused of raping a female patient at his private clinic would face disciplinary punishment if found guilty, noting it was a criminal offence.
    national
  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:09
    US fails in UN bid to take aim at reproductive health
    The United States failed Thursday at the United Nations to push for changes to a resolution on forced marriage that would have weakened access to reproductive health for girls, despite backing from China and Muslim countries.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 01:00
    SURVEY Average wage to rise by 5.3 per cent next year 
    The average salary increase across industries in Thailand is expected to rise slightly from 5.2 per cent to 5.3 per cent in 2019, according to the Total Compensation Measurement (TCM) Study and Benefit Survey 2018, conducted by Aon Plc, a global services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement, and health solutions.
    Economy
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 10:21
    Principal Healthcare first to use Workday HCM cloud technology
    Workday, a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources, has announced that Principal Healthcare, one of the most experienced healthcare management and services companies in Asean, is beginning to deploy Workday Human Capital Management (HCM).
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 01:00
    Praram 2 Hospital ordered to close outpatient building
    THE DEPARTMENT of Health Service Support (DHSS) director-general Dr Nattawut Prasertsiripong said yesterday that the department had ordered Praram 2 Hospital to close its outpatient building immediately.
    national
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 01:00
    Kbank, AIS support hospitals in transition
    Kasikornbank and Advanced Wireless Network Company Limited of Advanced Info Service have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the “Smart Hospital and Healthcare” project.
    Corporate
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 01:00
    Take charge of your health with a virtual run
    Travel log
  • Wed, 14 Nov 2018 12:08
    No action yet on Bangkok hospital’s handling of burn victim
    The Department of Health Service Support on Wednesday affirmed that no one at a Bangkok private hospital had yet been punished over a November 9 incident in which a woman burned by acid was allegedly denied treatment, only to die in a taxi on her way to another hospital.
    national
  • Tue, 13 Nov 2018 01:00
    Family of woman who died seek action against hospital for ‘lack of morality’
    OUTSPOKEN lawyer Atchariya Ruangratanapong yesterday brought relatives of a 38-year-old woman – who on November 9 had succumbed to injuries sustained from her jealous husband splashing acid on to her face – to file a petition with the Public Health Ministry to investigate Praram 2 Hospital and its doctors for an alleged “lack of morality”.
    national
  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 17:00
    Lawyer seeks action against hospital for ‘lack of morality’ after woman dies following acid attack
    Outspoken lawyer Atchariya Ruangratanapong on Monday brought relatives of a 38-year-old woman - who on Friday had succumbed to injuries sustained from her jealous husband splashing acid on to her face - to file a petition with the Public Health Ministry to investigate Praram 2 Hospital and its doctors for an alleged “lack of morality”.
    national
  • Tue, 13 Nov 2018 01:00
    Those we lean on most
    Dr Afaf Ibrahim Meleis, honoured last month at the palace, champions nurses' causes while pressing for better education
    lifestyle
  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 11:14
    Chikungunya found in lower southern provinces
    More than 500 people have been infected with the Chikungunya virus in Thailand’s southern provinces this year, a senior public health official said Monday.
    national
  • Mon, 12 Nov 2018 01:00
    Hospital under fire as injured woman dies
    A BANGKOK hospital was accused of sending a 38-year-old woman, who had sustained injuries after her jealous husband splashed acid on her face at 5am on Friday, to another hospital for which she has subscribed to a universal healthcare scheme or “gold card” but the woman reportedly died in the taxi on the way in front of her 12-year-old daughter.
    national
  • Wed, 07 Nov 2018 01:00
    Sarcasm sheds light on hypocrisy of marijuana-phobia 
    Re: “Myths about marijuana are a joke that hides serious health benefits”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
    your say
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