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  1. Corrections and clarifications

    Posted Mar 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In the article 'Be a friend to those in need' published on page 4 on Tuesday we wrongly stated treatments for MPS have been recognised by the Hospital Authority and offered to sufferers for free or at a subsidised cost. The authority has not done this, and the MPS Group is still urging it to do so. ...

  2. Tight-knit web of directors at top of city's medicine makers

    Posted Mar 11th 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Pharmacal, Synco (HK), Vickmans Laboratories, Frankin Pharmaceutical Laboratories and APT Pharma. A Hospital Authority spokeswoman said four of the above companies (not Frankin) provided 250 out of 3,000 types of medicines used at public hospitals. William Chui Chun-ming, education director of the Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Hong Kong, believed the volume of drugs supplied ...

  3. Hospital Authority sued over treatment delay

    Posted Mar 05th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Loretta Fong A woman is suing the Hospital Authority for a delay in the treatment of Ho Shuk-kay, a heart patient, at Tai Po Hospital and Alice Ho Miu Ling Nethersole Hospital. In a writ filed in the District Court yesterday, Lee King-wai claims cumulative errors between May 30 and June 2, 2006, led to a delay in diagnosing and managing Ho's acute coronary syndrome. ...

  4. Hospital Authority payouts to doctors on call may top HK$300m

    Posted Oct 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee The Hospital Authority may need to pay more than HK$300 million to compensate public doctors for being on call away from hospitals on public holidays and days off. The Court ... to work. The court rejected doctors' claim for pay or time off in lieu for working overtime. The authority yesterday held a high-level meeting to discuss reforming its on-call system, which ...

  5. Hospital Authority seeks power to cut pay without staff consent

    Posted Sep 08th 2009, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee The Hospital Authority wants a legislative amendment so that it no longer needs individual employees' consent to cut their salaries. The move follows a heated row ... of the Hospital Authority leadership said yesterday its management wanted to follow the civil service model for its 50,000 staff by seeking an amendment to the Hospital Authority Ordinance. 'It would ...

  6. 244 doctors leave the Hospital Authority

    Posted Apr 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Some 244 Hospital Authority doctors left the service between April last year and March. Among them, 72 were consultants or associate consultants and 172 were residents. The authority promoted 252 serving doctors and recruited 390. It had 4,700 doctors in its employment in March, 140 more than in the same month last year. ...

  7. Hospital Authority 'cheating public'

    Posted Aug 13th 2009, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee The Hospital Authority has been accused of cheating the public in its scheme to document doctors' working hours. Last year, the authority introduced 'doctors' work reforms' at some hospitals in a pilot programme that aims to reduce a medic's working week to 65 hours or less. The authority also wants to reduce the number of continuous hours worked. ...

  8. Deal with staff, Chow tells Hospital Authority

    Posted Jan 08th 2009, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee Health chief warns there can be no further mistakes The health minister yesterday ordered the Hospital Authority to deal with 'irresponsible staff' and make sure another ... mortuaries but this is the first time a body has gone missing. 'Certainly, I will personally ensure that the Hospital Authority and the mortuary management of other public mortuaries will learn ...

  9. Hospital Authority will contract out haemodialysis to private sector

    Posted Jun 08th 2009, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee The Hospital Authority will contract out private haemodialysis services for 60 public patients to the private sector in the next three years. The programme is the authority ... partnership, Choy Khai-meng, said it would be the first time the authority would purchase clinical services in the private sector. Unlike the cataract and primary-care projects, where public patients ...

  10. Hospital Authority dumps plan for zero tolerance on data loss

    Posted Apr 24th 2009, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee A Hospital Authority plan to sack staff who repeatedly lost patient data was abandoned yesterday, after some board members expressed concern that such severe punishment would ... hospitals and clinics. The authority made the controversial proposals following repeated cases in which staff lost portable electronic devices containing patient data. Some cases also involved ...




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