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  1. Makeover image

    Posted Jan 20th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Congratulations to the Tourism Board for realising the Symphony of Lights in Hong Kong. Co-ordinating such a long list of landlords, police, fire, civil aviation and a great number of other institutions ... the government is now able to rally its resources across departments and reach out in the community to make things happen. This bodes well for Hong Kong. For the Romans the games masked the end ...

  2. Imported infections rise despite efforts of travel health service

    Posted May 17th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in a report in the latest issue of the Centre for Health Protection's Communicable Diseases Watch. Department of Health port health officer Dr Eugene Yeung Yu-hang, who wrote the report, said ... was common. Department statistics showed that between seven and 41 per cent of travellers reported sickness during their trips or after they returned to Hong Kong. Less than 10 per cent sought ...

  3. Major health reshuffle set for coming months

    Posted May 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... months, due to retirement or the end of their contracts. Health department director Dr Lam Ping-yan (pictured) will stand down as early as next month, the South China Morning Post has learned, ... the public and private health sectors and a shortage of staff in public hospitals, as well as and issues such as the influx of mainland women giving birth in the city. The Department of Health ...

  4. Medical directors to oversee unregulated agencies

    Posted Jul 11th 2006, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... for ethical and medical problems at HMO, which are run as 'profit-making' companies. Health Department director Lam Ping-yan said the regulation of HMO services was not under the purview of the department. Initial discussions within the working group on HMO pointed to a consensus to require the organisations to appoint medical directors. But Democratic Party legislator Yeung Sum said ...

  5. Little chance of promotion for dispensers, court told

    Posted Jul 16th 2010, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... are not receiving the pay of pharmacists, but are told to do that job,' Ip said. In reply, the Department of Health said the civil servant dispensers working in public hospitals and at general ... prospects. Union member Leung Hung-lun told Mr Justice Andrew Cheung Kui-nung that some 180 public dispensers working in clinics managed by the Hospital Authority are in fact civil servants hired ...

  6. Doctor shortage only the tip of the iceberg

    Posted May 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... include public service, maritime, airport management, aviation engineering and applied IT. All this is against a background in which no government department today has a mandate for co-ordinating ...

  7. Five elderly deaths not accidental, says coroner

    Posted Sep 18th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was not an accidental act. The five patients, who died in 2005, had consulted medical practitioner Ronald Li Sai-lai, whose clinic was investigated by the health department in May that year after two of his ...

  8. Insurers to help run national medical plan

    Posted Apr 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the state will pay insurers for their work, the money won't come from the fund itself, says Nie Chunlei, deputy director of the Department of Rural Health Management under the health ministry. ... office, including hiring civil servants and factoring in their pensions, would be huge.' But by outsourcing the management of the national scheme, Beijing will need fewer people to regulate ...

  9. Stop the rot

    Posted Apr 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and that for civil servants, the only dental service provided for the public caters to emergency cases. Indeed, it covers only pain relief and extraction. The Department of Health provides only 13.5 half-day ... The findings echo those of the Census and Statistics Department's thematic household survey, which shows that low-income groups and those aged 65 and above had their dental checks less frequently ...

  10. Handling of disability payments inconsistent

    Posted Oct 30th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... with the Labour and Welfare Bureau, Hospital Authority and the Department of Health for a review, which could take six to nine months. The Hong Kong Chinese Civil Servants' Association said social ... Agnes Lam Was the man who was seeking a disability allowance from the Social Welfare Department blind or not? Was it his right hand's functions or his left's that he had lost? ...




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