Tsung-Lung Yang, MD
Chief Innovation Officer, Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital Original & Enterprises
Tsung-Lung Yang received his Medical Doctor degree from School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, in 1991 and completed his resident radiologist training at Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital ( KSVGH) in 1997, then after one-year radiologist fellowship, became staff radiologist in 1998, and was promoted as the section chief in Teleradiology since 2007. He was the architect for building the enterprise-wide PACS (picture archiving and communication system) at KSVGH since 1998 and successfully transformed the traditional client-server PACS into a browser-server medical information platform in 2006 (solution name was dubbed H.E.L.P. representing Healthcare Enhancement and Leverage Platform) using private cloud solution. In 2011, he was the major contributor to help KSVGH to win her best government service award of the year and won the honor of best five IT medical institute of the year in Asia of FutureGov as well. In 2017, he also created a brand new system called AIS, an abbreviation for Application Information System, as a secure bridging service from HIS-PACS-RIS complex to reach patients to reduce medical illiteracy by providing Chinese-based infographic reports via an unique App on mobile devices, called 高榮乳篩 in Chinese and eMiqlat in English. His research interests include breast imaging, abdominal radiology, radiological informatics, radiomics, nursing informatics, electronic medical record, virtual reality for medicine and semantic web solutions for future medical platform services.
He was promoted as chief innovation officer to lead an unprecedented unit: KSVGH Originals and Enterprises to connect more people to drive innovation.