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Alpha Telehealth Ventilator Offers Workflow Relief to Hospitals During a Pandemic, According to Study

Alpha Telehealth Ventilator Offers Workflow Relief to Hospitals During a Pandemic, According to Study

Singapore, April 6 (Korea Bizwire) – Advanced MedTech Holdings (AMTH) announced the results of a simulation study conducted by Singapore General Hospital (SGH) in November 2020 showing that Alpha ventilators may offer efficiencies to hospitals during a pandemic.  The Hospital had designed scenarios to simulate an infectious COVID-19 patient’s journey – from onset of symptoms to [...]

Daily Transactions of Internet Banking Up 21 pct Last Year amid Pandemic

Daily Transactions of Internet Banking Up 21 pct Last Year amid Pandemic

SEOUL, April 5 (Korea Bizwire) — Daily transactions of internet banking services in South Korea rose 20.6 percent last year as customers preferred using financial services in a non-contact manner amid the pandemic, central bank data showed Monday. The value of daily transactions via online banking, including mobile banking, reached 58.7 trillion won (US$52 billion) [...]

Noise Complaints Jump Over 60 pct as More Stay Home During Pandemic

Noise Complaints Jump Over 60 pct as More Stay Home During Pandemic

SEOUL, March 31 (Korea Bizwire) — Noise complaints surged more than 60 percent last year, as people spend more time at home amid the COVID-19 pandemic, a state environment promotion agency said Wednesday. Korea Environment Corp. (KECO) said its hotline dedicated to the matter received 42,250 complaints in total last year, a 60.9 percent year-on-year [...]