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  1. Letters

    Posted Mar 04th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... facts to enable your readers to have another perspective in understanding the recent downward pay adjustment for some 7,400 senior staff of the Hospital Authority. First and foremost, we reckon ... with the civil service pay reduction. The public may like to note that more than 7,300 Hospital Authority staff members have signed their consent and have already had their pay cut since January. ...

  2. Economic downturn helps government hospitals retain staff

    Posted Feb 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... in the public sector. The Hospital Authority projected that the turnover figure for the approximately 5,000 public doctors would be 5.1 per cent for 2008-09, the lowest in five financial years. Ching ... in 2009-10. 'Since the financial tsunami, the number of doctors leaving the Hospital Authority has slowed significantly,' Dr Ching said. 'Many doctors want to stay with public ...

  3. All government hospitals to cut doctors' hours

    Posted Mar 09th 2009, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee Doctors at some busy hospitals have had their work week cut to 65 hours under a pilot programme and, because of its success, the Hospital Authority will soon extend the scheme ... doctors on night duty for emergencies. To address the issue of overworked doctors, the authority introduced pilot reforms at seven hospitals last year aiming to cut many doctors' 70 to 80 ...

  4. Prince of Wales Hospital not built on swamp, Legco told

    Posted Jun 15th 2004, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... to contradict Hospital Authority chief executive William Ho Shiu-wei, who said last month that the hospital was built on damp ground. The authority and the government have been seeking legislators' ... years old needs to be rebuilt. At the Legco health services panel yesterday, Hospital Authority human resources director Ko Wing-man said it would be cheaper to rebuild than renovate ...

  5. Wen promises safer schools and hospitals on quake visit

    Posted Jun 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... He Huifeng Premier vows strict design standards for rebuilding On his third visit to the quake zone, Premier Wen Jiabao vowed to make schools and hospitals the 'sturdiest, safest ... of Sichuan, but surrounding provinces also suffered damage and about 500 deaths, with many village houses destroyed. The premier said the rebuilding of schools and hospitals should be subject ...

  6. City Briefs

    Posted Nov 10th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sub-contractor Registration Scheme will be launched on November 26 after a series of reported scams in Housing Authority projects in 2000. Registered sub-contractors will be required to pledge ... then struggled with four officers when his handcuffs were removed at Wan Chai police station. The suspect also complained of being hurt and all five were taken to Rutongee Hospital where they were ...

  7. Cold snap puts 17 elderly in hospital

    Posted Feb 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... and 101 had been sent to hospital for hypothermia, including five yesterday, the Hospital Authority said. The Observatory said the northeast monsoon was bringing cold weather to southern China. ... Patsy Moy and Kristine Kwok At least 17 elderly people have been admitted to hospital suffering from hypothermia as the mercury continued to fall last night. A cold weather warning ...

  8. Mainland mums having babies in HK hospitals

    Posted Oct 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of a social problem. A frontline doctor in the Hospital Authority, I am letting the public know about brewing social issues which result from the scheme. In 2002, the number of babies born to mothers ... from members in different public hospitals, spelled out the problems associated with this surge in deliveries in a letter to the Hospital Authority last week. Ninety per cent of the mothers ...

  9. What ails the Prince of Wales?

    Posted Jun 25th 2004, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... are at least in part a result of it having been built on a swamp. The chief executive of the Hospital Authority, William Ho Shiu-wei, said Sha Tin used to be 'a swamp-like area', and so ... Frank Ching A year ago, the Prince of Wales Hospital was the epicentre in the battle against Sars in Hong Kong. There were many stories of heroism among its doctors and nurses, too many ...

  10. Injured HK woman 'unable to sleep or talk'

    Posted May 17th 2008, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Authority's initial assessment team met the head of Chengdu's Huaxi Hospital, who told them the hospital had enough staff to cope with the injured but could use some specialist help. For example, ... several Chengdu hospitals, an authority spokesman said. The authority will send more doctors to help with the quake recovery next week. The team will comprise orthopaedics and traumatology, ...




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