|By ACN Newswire||
|September 12, 2013 11:07 PM EDT||
- HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT ASIA is co-located with MEDICAL FAIR THAILAND - the largest such show in Asia this year
BANGKOK, Sept 13, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - The 12th annual Hospital Management Asia (HMA) commenced today at the Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok with 880 delegates representing 398 hospitals and organizations across 34 countries.
Consistent with its educational mission, the two-day event features 6 Plenary and 39 Special Interest Sessions, a CEO Forum, a Health Leaders Summit, twelve best practice presentations and six solutions clinics. The 69 Speakers from 18 countries is probably the best EVER lineup of speakers at a Hospital management event in Asia.
Mr. Ashok Nath, Chairman of Hospital Management Asia opened the conference. Mr. Nath emphasized that HMA is steadfast in its no nonsense educational mission. He also introduced Hospital Directory Asia.
HMA, now on its 12th year is committed to keeping healthcare managers, clinicians and leaders updated on worldwide healthcare management thinking and experience while creating a real and virtual forum for regional networking of healthcare managers.
An integral feature of the HMA is the Asian Hospital Management Awards (AHMA), honoring hospitals for their best hospital practices. AHMA garnered 298 entries representing 78 hospitals across 13 countries. The 39 Gold and Excellence winners will be announced at the Gala Dinner and Award ceremonies on September 13 at the Grand Ballroom of Shangri-La Hotel.
HMA is organized by Exedra Events with the support of The Private Hospital Association of Thailand, Medical Fair Thailand, Joint Commission International, Microsoft, The Australian Council on Healthcare Standards International, Elsevier, DNV Business Assurance, Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau, VisualDx, Austco Marketing & Service (Asia) Ltd, New Zealand Trade and Enterprise, International Hospital Federation (IHF), Asian Hospital Federation (AHF) and a number of hospital associations in the region.
For additional information on Hospital Management Asia, please visit www.hospitalmanagementasia.com.
About Hospital Management Asia (HMA)
HMA, now in its 12th year is committed to keeping healthcare managers, clinicians and leaders updated on worldwide healthcare management thinking and experience while creating a real and virtual forum for regional networking of healthcare managers. Conference topics are meant to be immediately useful "how to" tools. At the same time, there are thought-leading topics for the plenary sessions, CEO Forum and Health Leaders Summit that are targeted at senior and top executives.
HMA's mission is to help healthcare managers improve and succeed. It directs itself to the continuing professional development of healthcare managers, clinicians and leaders in an environment of quality intellectual learning and quiet social exchanges. Inherent in its branding is that the HMA is Asia's Premier Learning CONFERENCE and EXPO for Healthcare Managers. HMA updates delegates on best management practices in the industry. It is a teaching, learning and networking convention.
The 2013 event is scheduled for Bangkok on September 12/13. There are in depth pre and post conference seminars on September 11 and 14. For more information, please visit www.hospitalmanagementasia.com.
Source: Hospital Management Asia (HMA)
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