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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Private hospitals should comply with Hospital Authority reporting code

    Posted Dec 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... are promptly reported to the Hospital Authority. And there is no good reason why private hospitals should not feel bound by it. Apart from the principle of accountability for patient safety, a prompt, uniform reporting system generates feedback and interaction among doctors, nurses and administrators that is in the best interests of patients. The Hospital Authority developed the code ...

  2. Haven of Hope still hoping for facelift

    Posted Apr 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Haven of Hope Hospital, a former missionary sanatorium now under the wing of the Hospital Authority, says it is struggling in substandard conditions while ... hospitals operating under schedule II of the Hospital Authority- meaning they are co-run by the government and a parent organisation. Haven of Hope- founded as the Junk Bay Medical Relief Council- ...

  3. Toxins prove deadly in the home

    Posted Jan 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... from consuming the most mundane of household items, out of the 4,413 poisoning cases reported to the Hospital Authority. Some innocuous-seeming items are easily mistaken for food by small ... strippers- for cleaning. Cases of two seniors in their eighties and one five-year-old eating the hand warmer refills were reported to the Hospital Authority. 'One of the old people apparently ...


    Hospital Authority chairman has term extended

    Posted Sep 14th 2012, 12:00am by EMILY TSANG AND OLGA WONG

    ... Emily Tsang and Olga Wong Anthony Wu's term extended one year to give some stability to volatile administration Hospital Authority chief to stay on Anthony Wu Ting-yuk has been appointed for a further year as Hospital Authority chairman amid talk Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying's government is suffering a recruitment crisis as it deals with a host of controversies. ...

  5. Hospital Authority has taken steps to entice staff to stay, ensure quality care

    Posted Jun 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... I refer to the letter by Wong Wing-sze ('Hospital exodus threat to patients', May 30). The Hospital Authority realises the tight manpower situation of our health-care workforce, ... to relieve the workload of our clinical staff, extra phlebotomists and clerical staff will be recruited to provide 24-hour support in all the authority's acute hospitals. Thanks to measures we ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - MEDICAL

    Hospital fee rises to hit mainlanders

    Posted Nov 27th 2012, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok danny.mok@scmp.com Hospital fee rises to hit mainlanders Non-locals will have to pay more to use public hospitals next year after the Hospital Authority approved the price rises. ... to pay the current fees, which for emergency admissions is HK$100. A Hospital Authority spokesman said the board endorsed the adjustments at a meeting yesterday. The prices are expected ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My Life: Chris Bonington

    Posted Nov 04th 2012, 12:00am by Liana Cafolla

    ... the last expedition in which the Nepalese authorities only allowed one expedition on the route at a time; so we had the Western Cwm and the mountain to ourselves on our summit day. There were six ...

  8. Wrong kidney probed in blunder

    Posted Apr 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com A tube was inserted into the wrong kidney of a patient at a hospital due to a mix-up by the chief surgeon, the Hospital Authority said yesterday. ... yesterday in its newsletter. The doctor, patient and hospital were not named. The authority only identifies offending hospitals when the mistake results in serious harm or serious potential harm ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Demand still great 20 years after Hong Kong's first heart transplant operation

    Posted Dec 17th 2012, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... for more people to register as organ donors. Chiu Wan-hoi, 68, talked about his experience at an event hosted by the Hospital Authority yesterday, saying he was thankful to be given 20 more years- and counting- to enjoy life. "I feel like I am younger after the transplant," said Chiu, a retiree, who received the transplant in 1992 at Grantham Hospital in Wong Chuk Hang. The heart came ...

  10. Killer patient 'showed no violent signs'

    Posted Feb 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Emily Tsang, Lo Wei and Clifford Lo The health minister and Hospital Authority yesterday defended the doctor responsible for treating a psychiatric patient who later killed a security ... on the Choi Yuen Estate, Sheung Shui. He had been correctly dealt with, and the doctor had performed a mental health assessment, the Hospital Authority said. A lawmaker raised concerns over whether ...




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