Welcome to the 4th International Conference on Healthcare and Management (ICHM) in Chang Gung University, Taiwan. With the fast growing of aging population, participants of the ICHM2015 showed their deep concerns on the long-term care, aging population, and the future of healthcare. Along with the explosion of big data analytics, the ICHM2016’s theme and focus were eyed on the big data analytics in healthcare and management. Effectively and efficiently manage related issues are essential of the ICHM2017. From the problems faced in healthcare and management in 2015 to the issues of collecting, analyzing and understanding the healthcare data in 2017, Therefore, we choose "Innovations in Technology - The Future of Healthcare" as our theme for this year’s conference. This session expects to provide innovative health care services in the health care industry that are more with users' needs through the sharing and discussion of participants for care needs, care provision, technology development and applications, service models, and business models
HISTORY of ICHM     2015   2016   2017
The first ICHM was held in 2015 with the aim to create a platform for discussing the situations, challenges, and outlooks of related issues in healthcare and management. Since then, the ICHM has annually brought up plenary speakers, scholars, and practitioners together to share their ideas and visions

At least one author of every accepted paper should have a Regular Registration no later than 31 August 2018 to be presented at the conference and included in the proceedings. Please note that one regular registration will cover the publication of only one accepted paper.

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Register & pay by 30 July 2018


Register & pay by 31 August 2018/ Pay by 18– 21 September 2018

* All online charges are made in US dollars at the current exchange rate.
**With the funding support from Ministry of Science and Technology, R.O.C, the reduced registration fees are available for local delegates and local students.

Please note

1. A confirmation notice will be sent via email to all registrants only after full payment has been received. Please contact if you do not receive any confirmation one week prior to the event.
2. Attendance will only be allowed upon full receipt of payment.
3. Registration fee refunds should be made in writing before August 31 2018. Refunds will be subjected to an administrative charge of NTD$500 to be borne by the registrant. Bank charges that occur will be borne by the registrant. No refunds will be provided for cancellations or no shows after this date.

Entry Application for Chinese Delegates

Chinese delegates please download the application form and follow the instruction for applying the entry into Taiwan region.

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This conference welcomes oral presentations. The 2018 International Conference on Healthcare and Management (ICHM2018) is to be held in Chang Gung University, Taiwan. The scholars are welcome to submit abstracts on any aspect of Healthcare and Management in English. The abstract format please down the attached files (download).

  • Age-friendly Communities
  • Aging Population and Management
  • Behavior and Data Analysis in Healthcare/Medical Information Systems
  • Big Data and Management
  • Designing for Patient Safety
  • Designing for Wellness
  • Disease Modeling
  • Financial Management in Healthcare
  • Government Policy and Healthcare Management
  • Health Economics - Costing and Pricing of Health Services
  • Healthcare Information Systems
  • Healthcare Logistics
  • Healthcare Operation Management
  • Healthcare Operations
  • Healthcare Quality
  • Healthcare Risk Assessment and Prioritization
  • Healthcare Service Design
  • Healthy Ageing
  • Human Resources Management in Healthcare
  • Inclusive Design
  • Information Management in Healthcare
  • Innovation in Healthcare
  • Innovative Healthcare Information Systems
  • Location and Allocations Problems in Healthcare
  • Long-term Care
  • Management of Healthcare Professionals and Teams
  • Management Science in Healthcare
  • Medical Accreditation
  • Medical Data Mining
  • Medical Imaging
  • Operations Research and Optimization
  • Planning and Scheduling Healthcare Delivery
  • Privacy and Security in Healthcare Information Systems
  • Quantitative Methods in Management
  • Strategy, Leadership, and Management
  • Other Related Fields in Managements
IMPORTANT DATE (*extended deadlines)

The deadline for author registration is August 20, 2018. Please note that registrations accompanying accepted papers/extended abstracts must be received by 10th of August,2018* and are non-refundable. If you register late, your paper may not appear in the conference program and the Proceedings.

  • Deadline for Abstract Receipt :


  • Notification of Review Outcome:


  • Early-bird registration :


  • Authors Registration deadline:


  • Conference:



Start 2018/04/15
Dead line 2018/08/31


Start 2018/04/15
Dead line 2018/08/10*

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