How do you instill innovation into organisational culture? At Alexandra Health System’s Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, it comes down to an IdeaLab with innovation dojos and maker’s rooms – where staff can (are in fact encouraged) to tinker, trial and test. For the full story, read the 2017 August’s issue of Challenge [PDF].
Having written in the healthcare beat for 12 years now, I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve written about diabetes. Despite this, the issue remains an interesting one to write about – not only because of its significant impact across a wide spectrum – but the work that is being done to address… Read More
I’ve always loved doing stories about new models of care. Where the ‘advancement’ is not necessarily cutting-edge technology, but rethinking ways of reaching out to patients who find going to hospital for treatment difficult/challenging. Bringing care to homes is a shift that is bridging the gap – and a way to look as healthcare as… Read More
One of the most fun and challenging projects for the year was this commemorative book for JurongHealth. Having worked with them since 2013 – when they were on the cusp of moving to their new premises in Jurong – it felt meaningful to speak with the many people who worked so hard and so wholeheartedly… Read More