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Healthcare 4.0

Next Generation Processes with the Latest Technologies

  • Janya Chanchaichujit
  • Albert Tan
  • Fanwen Meng
  • Sarayoot Eaimkhong
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Janya Chanchaichujit, Albert Tan, Fanwen Meng, Sarayoot Eaimkhong
    Pages 1-15
  3. Janya Chanchaichujit, Albert Tan, Fanwen Meng, Sarayoot Eaimkhong
    Pages 17-36
  4. Janya Chanchaichujit, Albert Tan, Fanwen Meng, Sarayoot Eaimkhong
    Pages 37-62
  5. Janya Chanchaichujit, Albert Tan, Fanwen Meng, Sarayoot Eaimkhong
    Pages 63-93
  6. Janya Chanchaichujit, Albert Tan, Fanwen Meng, Sarayoot Eaimkhong
    Pages 95-121
  7. Janya Chanchaichujit, Albert Tan, Fanwen Meng, Sarayoot Eaimkhong
    Pages 123-159
  8. Janya Chanchaichujit, Albert Tan, Fanwen Meng, Sarayoot Eaimkhong
    Pages 161-194
  9. Janya Chanchaichujit, Albert Tan, Fanwen Meng, Sarayoot Eaimkhong
    Pages 195-197
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 199-202

About this book

Introduction

This book describes how the fourth industrial revolution (i.e. Health 4.0), which is based on virtualisation and service aggregation can transform the healthcare sector with the aid of technologies such as Blockchain, AI, Big data analytics and so on.   It is very relevant for healthcare professionals."
—Chris Holt, Leader, Global Healthcare, Amazon Business, USA

This book aims to demonstrate the benefits of implementing Industry 4.0 in healthcare services and to recommend a framework to support this implementation. Key topics in this book include: (1) Discovering emerging technologies and techniques to support Healthcare 4.0, this includes the Internet of Things (IOT) , Big data analytics, Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence (AI) , Optimisation and Predictive Analytics; (2) Illustrating some examples of such advanced implementation in Healthcare 4.0; (3) Recommending a development process to develop health technology start-ups and entrepreneurial activities; and (4) Discuss the transformation methodology used to redesign healthcare processes in order to overcome the challenges of implementing a Healthcare 4.0 project.

Janya Chanchaichujit is an Assistant Professor in Logistics and Supply chain management in the School of Management at Walailak University in Thailand. 

Albert Tan is an adjunct professor in Supply Chain Management at Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation, Malaysia. 

Fanwen Meng is an operations research specialist at National Healthcare Group, Singapore. 

Sarayoot Eaimkhong is senior consultant at the Technology Management Center, National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA), Thailand

Keywords

Healthcare 4.0 in Singapore Internet of Things Application in Singapore Healthcare Big Data Analytics in Healthcare Blockchain Technology in Healthcare Operations Research in Healthcare Systems Process Reengineering in Healthcare System Strategies for Healthcare Excellence 4.0 Industry 4.0 in Healthcare

Authors and affiliations

  • Janya Chanchaichujit
    • 1
  • Albert Tan
    • 2
  • Fanwen Meng
    • 3
  • Sarayoot Eaimkhong
    • 4
  1. 1.School of ManagementWalailak UniversityThasalaThailand
  2. 2.Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain InnovationShah AlamMalaysia
  3. 3.Department of Health Services & Outcomes ResearchNational Healthcare GroupSingaporeSingapore
  4. 4.National Science and Technology Development AgencyPathum ThaniThailand

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-8114-0
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2019
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Pivot, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Economics and Finance
  • Print ISBN 978-981-13-8113-3
  • Online ISBN 978-981-13-8114-0
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