Changing Lives through the Best Practice from Taiwan

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Taiwan Excellence Smart Medical Express online product launch attracted over 1,700 viewers online from Malaysia, India, Indonesia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Germany, etc.

Taipei, Aug 20, 2020 – As extraordinary times come with extraordinary opportunities, Taiwan seized the moment to thrive and shine.

A series of webinars on smart medical product launch will be held in Taipei, aiming at offering the world a better understanding about Taiwan’s smart medical industry as the fight against the raging COVID-19 outbreak still continues.

Driven by both the pandemic crisis and the accelerating 5G trend, Taiwan’s dynamic medical industry has shown its innovative power in smart medical technologies, surgeries and medical devices by excelling in telehealth technologies, the use of ECMO, laparoscopic surgery, endoscopic surgery, and robotic surgery, said Walter Yeh, President and CEO of TAITRA, at the 1st online product launch campaign on Aug 19, 2020.

The one-hour webinar was part of a series of events held by TAITRA to highlight the country’s strengths in the smart medical industry and to boost economic activities amid the global standstill, according to the trade promotion body.

This event showcased 4 of the best surgical solutions from Taiwan Excellence Awards, the mark for high-quality innovative products out of Taiwan selected based on their excellence in R&D, design, quality, marketing and other stringent criteria. The highlighted smart medical solutions for hospitals and medical institutions which included:

Taiwan Excellence Smart Medical Express online product launch from left to right: Ms. Karen Chang from Doctor’s Friend Medical Instrument, Mr. Nick Liu from MedicalTek, Mr. Mark Wu, Executive Director of TAITRA, Mr. Will Chiang from Asiatic Fiber, Mr. Ray Yang from Mediland, Ms. Michelle Lin, Deputy Executive Director of Strategic Marketing Department of TAITRA
  • Mediland’s surgical tables and surgical lights, the first brand to launch LED surgical light in Asia. The award winning, mediLED symphony allows the surgeons to continuously adjust the light pattern and the position of lighthead by the special design of the motorized sterile handle to reach the perfection of the light field.
  • MedicalTek’s MonoStereo endoscopic visualization system. Their advanced 3D endoscope imaging technology can be integrated into most 2D system telescopes, avoiding the need to get new 3D systems. This system accommodates both rigid and flexible endoscopes and surgeons can adjust the depth perceptions to him or her best vision.
  • Asiatic Fiber’s PPE textiles and surgical textiles. Their surgical textiles meet the standard of US and European Standards; it is certified by many parties to ensure its quality. Additionally, they have their own lab to process testing for water-repellency, temperature/humidity, washability and more
  • Doctor’s Friend’s suction machines use in ORs from. They are the only brand that manufactures gastric-thoracic drainage pump in the Asia region, which helps to suck out the body liquid and performs very well during COVID-19.

The event attracted over 1,700 viewers online from Malaysia, India, Indonesia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Germany, etc. More events will be held for medical products, including beauty products, eye care, assisting devices for elders and dentistry.

For more online product launches of Taiwan Excellence Smart Medical Express, go to https://sites.google.com/taitra.org.tw/taiwanexcellencemedicalexpress .