Category Archives: News & Event

Rumah Sakit Beacon Mendorong Deteksi & Perawatan Kanker Awal

Rangkuman: BusinessToday – Diterbitkan pada 24 Februari 2021 Bertujuan untuk meningkatkan kesadaran akan pentingnya deteksi dini dan pengobatan kanker selama pandemi Covid-19, Rumah Sakit Beacon telah memulai kampanye yang dinamai dengan tepat “Kanker Tidak Akan Menunggu”. Pada saat ini kita menghadapi masa-masa stres dan menantang dengan pandemi Covid-19. Namun, sangat penting untuk mengetahui bahwa interval […]

Kanker Tidak Akan Menunggu, Perawatan Dini Dapat Menyelamatkan Nyawa

Rangkuman: BusinessToday – Diterbitkan pada Maret 2021 Untuk meningkatkan kesadaran akan pentingnya deteksi dini dan pengobatan kanker terutama selama wabah Covid-19, Rumah Sakit Beacon telah meluncurkan kampanye ‘Kanker Tidak Akan Menunggu’. “Deteksi dini meningkatkan kemungkinan memulai pengobatan dini untuk mendapatkan peluang penyembuhan terbaik yang biasanya berarti pengobatan yang tidak terlalu rumit. Covid-19 adalah penyakit di […]

Program Fracture Liaison Service (FLS) Beacon Hospital

Osteoporosis adalah penyakit tulang kronis yang paling umum yang mempengaruhi seseorang untuk meningkatkan risiko patah tulang. Setidaknya 1 dari 3 wanita dan 1 dari 5 pria akan menderita patah tulang karena osteoporosis1,2.   Fraktur osteoporosis biasa terjadi pada: Pinggul Pergelangan tangan Lengan atas Panggul Tulang belakang Sebagian besar pasien patah tulang pinggul tidak dapat memperoleh […]

Harapan Baru Pesakit Kanser Paru-paru

Koh yang berusia 79 tahun, disahkan menghidap kanser paru-paru tahap empat pada tahun 2017. Namun begitu, Koh menerimanya dengan tenang sambil berusaha mendapatkan rawatan pakar. Dia ingin membuktikan anggapan kanser adalah penamat kehidupan ini tidak tepat. Dia pernah disahkan menghidap kanser payudara tahap satu pada tahun 2000 namun oleh kerana rawatan awal dilakukan membuatkan sel […]

Lung Cancer Network Malaysia Unites Specialists / Professionals to Declare War on Lung Cancer

Lung cancer is often mistaken as a smoker’s disease, so many non-smokers take it lightly and mistakenly believe that they are not at risk. These wrong concepts about lung cancer need to be corrected to recognize its true severity. The best way to spread this knowledge is by educating the patients, caregivers and medical professionals about lung cancer.

Mary Chen built a cancer hospital to give poor patients same chance at treatment

Patients who have asked Mary Chen what she does at Beacon Hospital often do a double take when they find out that she is the founder. But the homely association is not surprising as those warded at the cancer specialist hospital would have met executive director Chen as she goes on her daily rounds after office hours, to chat with and comfort patients, often lending them a shoulder to cry on, as she empathizes with the patients.

Losing Millions Doesn’t Stop Beacon Hospital From Treating Cancer

For some private hospitals, running at a loss may be expected. But for Beacon Hospital, it lost over RM100 million to provide affordable cancer treatment. This is because the hospital, according to its executive director, Mary Chen, wants to provide health care access, particularly cancer treatment, to all Malaysians — especially those who can’t afford it.

Health Magazine “Pew! Pew! Pew! Die, Lung Cancer, Die!”

The field of cancer treatment, especially that of lung cancer, is rapidly evolving. Nowadays, new advances in techniques and medicines are turning lung cancer diagnoses into something less lethal. Dr. Anand Sachithanandan, a consultant cardiothoracic surgeon and Dr. Tho Lye Mun, our consultant clinical oncologist at Beacon Hospital, discuss the advent of personalized medicine and […]

Announcement: Social Media Category Winners for The Amazing Scavenger Hunt 2019

Thank you to everyone who participated in The Amazing Scavenger Hunt 2019! We are pleased to announce the winners under social media (bonus prizes) category. The winners are as follows: The Most Creative Selfie (Individual) – Prize: RM 300 Winner: Lizawati Binti Bakri (190 Likes) in Facebook The Most Creative Wefie (Group) – Prize: RM […]