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  1. Over vs under

    Posted Apr 15th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A three-tunnel bypass from Central to Wan Chai would require reclamation of at least 15.5 hectares and cost up to $28 billion to build. A flyover would need 11.5 hectares and cost $11 billion. Which is the better option? Write to us ...

  2. Advanced cancer more prevalent among poor

    Posted Jan 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... had never had one. In the Wan Chai district, where household income is highest, half of the breast cancer patients had had regular mammography screening before diagnosis. The districts ... Adrian Wan adrian.wan@scmp.com Women in poorer neighbourhoods are more likely to suffer advanced breast cancer because of poor health care education and services, according to a survey. ...

  3. Trial scheme trains 270 carers for elderly

    Posted Mar 31st 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... help us offer better assistance.' District elderly centres run the training programme, which follows a pledge by Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen in last year's policy address to strengthen training for carers of the elderly. Under the scheme, introduced in Eastern District, Wan Chai, Wong Tai Sin, Sai Kung, Kowloon City and Yau Tsim Mong District, each elderly centre ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - MEDICINE

    Step-up scrutiny of private clinics, pharmacists urge

    Posted Oct 16th 2012, 12:00am by LO WEI, JOLIE HO

    ... centres providing intravenous chemotherapy in 12 major commercial buildings in Central, Wan Chai, Mong Kok and other districts. "These buildings were not designed for these treatments. ...

  5. Legislator criticises clinic takeover

    Posted Jul 02nd 2003, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... The Hospital Authority yesterday continued its takeover of government outpatient clinics, a move medical sector legislator Lo Wing-lok said had been exposed as ill-advised by the Sars outbreak. The authority yesterday took over the management of four more Department of Health clinics - Ap Lei Chau Clinic, Central District Health Centre, Chai Wan Health Centre and Wan Tsui ...

  6. Hospitals join forces for heart patients

    Posted Apr 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... show. Yan Chai, also in Tsuen Wan, does not perform such operations and has had to transfer patients to public hospitals in other districts. 'We have been co-operating with Adventist ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Up to 20 needy patients from Yan Chai Hospital will get free heart surgery at Tsuen Wan Adventist Hospital under a new public-private hospital partnership. Patients ...

  7. Tailor-made care gives hope to mentally ill

    Posted Apr 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... for mental patients are now available in eight districts: Kwai Tsing, Kwun Tong, Yuen Long, Eastern, Sham Shui Po, Sha Tin, Tuen Mun and Wan Chai. The authority plans to expand the service to all 18 ... and following a weight-reduction programme. Alice is one of 1,500 mental patients in Kwai Tsing district offered new hope by a service launched by the Hospital Authority in October. After a series ...

  8. Ruttonjee has highest death rate but experts caution on comparisons

    Posted May 07th 2009, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... to a bigger proportion of elderly patients. 'There are a lot of elderly people in Wan Chai, where the hospital is located. They are not mobile and usually do not travel to hospitals in other ... hospitals,' he said, noting that both hospitals served young populations. A Hospital Authority spokesman refused to comment. Higher-risk population Ruttonjee Hospital, in Wan Chai, tends to serve more ...

  9. Second pig infection case confirmed

    Posted May 24th 2007, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... a 79-year-old woman living in Chai Wan was treated in hospital. ... this year. The man developed fever, chills and muscle pain on May 19 and was admitted to North District Hospital the same day. He is now in a stable condition. A centre spokesman said the patient had ...

  10. Digital X-rays save hospital more than HK$1 million a year

    Posted Dec 21st 2009, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... said. The pilot scheme is in place at North District Hospital in Sheung Shui, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital in Chai Wan and Princess Margaret Hospital in Lai Chi Kok. ... Adrian Wan Digital X-rays are saving more than HK$1 million a year at Tseung Kwan O Hospital, and doctors hope all public hospitals will be able to dump film. Tseung Kwan O and Pok Oi, ...




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