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Asian Hospital and Medical Center holds one-day symposium on Autism

Posted on Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 at 8:54 am

Asian Hospital and Medical Center holds one-day symposium on Autism — Aiming to raise awareness on autism and promote acceptance and understanding of individuals with autism, Asian Hospital’s Department of Pediatrics and Department of Neurosciences, in partnership with Center for Autism and Related Disorders, held a one-day symposium on April … Read More

Asian Hospital holds awareness campaign on cancer in children

Posted on Wednesday, April 8th, 2015 at 9:19 am

Every year, 160,000 new cases of cancer in children are diagnosed and 90,000 pediatric cancer-related deaths are recorded worldwide. In the Philippines, over 3,500 children are found to have cancer every year. However, most of them are diagnosed during the late stages where the chance of successfully treating the disease … Read More

Asian Hospital holds lay forum on pregnancy, breastfeeding, and newborn care

Posted on Monday, April 6th, 2015 at 4:02 pm

Asian Hospital and Medical Center held a free one-day lay forum for expectant mothers and fathers on March 21, 2015 at the hospital’s Conference Facility Unit in Alabang, Muntinlupa City. Asian Hospital doctors, nurses, and therapists presented relevant and up-to-date information that would help prepare them for the coming of … Read More

Asian Hospital joins global celebration of World Kidney Day 2015

Posted on Monday, March 16th, 2015 at 10:04 am

(Click to enlarge the photo) Asian Hospital joins global celebration of World Kidney Day 2015—On March 12, 2015, Asian Hospital and Medical Center’s Department of Medicine, Section of Nephrology, in cooperation with CCS-Hemodialysis Unit, held a free lay forum on kidneys and kidney disease in celebration of the World Kidney … Read More

AHMC welcomes summer with FREE health and wellness activities

Posted on Thursday, March 12th, 2015 at 1:13 pm

Asian Hospital and Medical Center has lined up a series of events in March designed to help the lay gain more knowledge and understanding on glaucoma, kidney health, pregnancy and newborn care, and cancer support. “More than providing access to world-class healthcare services, we want to encourage people to be … Read More

Asian Hospital intensifies strategies against noncommunicable diseases

Posted on Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 at 4:50 pm

Asian Hospital and Medical Center reaffirms its commitment to promote healthy living and fight noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) by investing more efforts and resources in its NCD-focused programs this year. “We acknowledge the fact that more Filipinos are becoming more vulnerable to noncommunicable diseases and that victims of this silent epidemic … Read More

Asian Hospital intensifies efforts on cancer care, support

Posted on Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 at 8:20 am

Asian Hospital and Medical Center intensifies its efforts in providing world-class cancer care, rehabilitation, and support as the hospital’s newest one-stop cancer facility, the Asian Cancer Institute, nears completion. On January 31, 2015, Asian Hospital’s Palliative Care Services, in partnership with ‘Stage Zero’ Cancer Support Group by Project Pink Support … Read More

More safe blood needed to save mothers

Posted on Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 2:09 pm

Every day, 800 women die from pregnancy or childbirth-related complications, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Twenty-seven percent of these deaths are due to severe bleeding, which is also a major cause of morbidity and long-term disability. Asian Hospital and Medical Center (AHMC) Blood Bank is one with the … Read More

Asian Hospital Holds First Annual Quality Celebration

Posted on Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 10:06 am

Patient safety is a discipline that requires complete cooperation from members of the entire healthcare organization. For Asian Hospital and Medical Center, a Joint Commission International accredited hospital, patient safety is more than just a responsibility—it is a way of life for every employee. As part of their efforts to … Read More