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  1. News - Hong Kong - AWARDS

    Director recognised for 25 years of training rehabilitation methods in Hong Kong and mainland

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 03:38am by Annemarie Evans

    ... for whom teaching is the best lesson Sheila Purves is back in Hong Kong before heading back to the mainland. The Canadian with a British accent- "I was born in the UK and never lost it"- arrived in Hong Kong 30 years ago and has spent most of the past two decades across the border. Purves, director of the Hong Kong Society of Rehabilitation's international and China ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1590304/director-recognised-25-years-training-rehabilitation-methods-hong
  2. News - Hong Kong - WEATHER

    Red rainstorm warning issued as downpours hit Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 07:49pm by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter The Hong Kong Observatory issued the red rainstorm warning on Tuesday evening as heavy downpours hit the territory. The warning, issued at 7.15pm, means that heavy rain has fallen or is expected to fall generally over Hong Kong, exceeding 50 millimetres in an hour, and is likely to continue, the Observatory said. Hong Kong Island was the worst-hit area with more ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1572251/red-rainstorm-warning-issued-downpours-hit-hong-kong
  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Foreign health funding can help to raise standards on mainland China

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 04:28am by SCMP Editorial

    ... and introduce competition. The State Council issued guidelines last year for investment in a wide range of health services. But the private sector still accounts for a very small proportion. Hong Kong ... investment in the mainland health care industry is to be found in the obstacles the University of Hong Kong has faced in establishing its pioneering HKU-Shenzhen hospital in Futian. It is running ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1585424/foreign-health-funding-can-help-raise-standards-mainland
  4. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong is not equipped to study the Ebola virus

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 02:57am by Jessie Lau and Emily Tsang

    ... places, including Hong Kong, consider it as an issue of significant concern," Ko said. "Hong Kong has activated a very stringent level of surveillance, particularly at the airport ... patients in Hong Kong have been tested for the virus since the outbreak took hold in West Africa. Both were negative. However, the Health Department yesterday declined to answer questions on what ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1574397/hong-kong-not-equipped-study-ebola-virus
  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Vital to get pricing right for Hong Kong's health insurance scheme

    Posted May 01st 2014, 06:01pm by Bernard Chan

    ... is shifting, and governments face a situation where less revenue comes in while demand for health services rises. In Hong Kong, successive governments have proposed various ways of reforming ... in insurance). Many Hong Kong people have some private health insurance provided by their employer. However, the coverage is often limited, and people end up using heavily subsidised public hospitals. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1501522/vital-get-pricing-right-hong-kongs-health-insurance-scheme
  6. News - Hong Kong - DISEASE

    Ebola virus threat to Hong Kong is minimal, say health experts

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 05:49am by Bryan Harris

    ... 'minimal in Hong Kong' The risk of the worst outbreak of Ebola in history spreading through Hong Kong remains minimal, say health experts who are urging the public to remain calm. ... and Health, Ko Wing-man, said yesterday that the Hong Kong government did not expect a "looming crisis" on Ebola in Hong Kong as there were no direct flights between the city ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1565238/ebola-virus-threat-hong-kong-minimal-says-microbiologist-yuen-kwok
  7. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong won't follow Macau's strict lead on Ebola, health protection chief says

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 04:54am by Patsy Moy

    ... outbreak. "Many of those who stay in Chungking Mansions have been living in Hong Kong for quite some time," he said. The centre has set Ebola guidelines for health professionals and said ... Patsy Moy patsy.moy@scmp.com HK won't follow Macau lead on Ebola Hong Kong's efforts to keep the deadly Ebola virus at bay could be stymied by the reluctance of African visitors ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1565695/hong-kong-wont-follow-macaus-lead-ebola-health-protection-chief-says
  8. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong officials to discuss improved Ebola security measures

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 11:41pm by Danny Mok

    ... would be introduced in Hong Kong. The authority would consider it if the World Health Organisation issued guidelines on its use. ... were not seen to be wearing proper protective gear and that no government workers were sent to disinfect the site. Watch: Hong Kong authorities present Ebola protective gear after facing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1572293/hong-kong-officials-discuss-improved-ebola-security-measures
  9. News - Hong Kong - MOTHERS' RIGHTS

    Mother-to-be locked in battle with Hong Kong hospital over right to keep placenta

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 06:48pm by Kylie Knott

    ... Kylie Knott kylie.knott@scmp.com Mother-to-be fights to keep placenta A heavily pregnant American woman living in Hong Kong is entangled in a bureaucratic battle with a public hospital ... medicine. But few Hong Kong doctors and wellness experts would discuss placentophagy. Grenham told the hospital in June that she wished to keep her placenta. But her request has become a hot potato, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1580043/mum-be-locked-battle-hong-kong-hospital-over-right-keep-placenta
  10. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    High alert for Ebola needed in Hong Kong, health minister says after emergency meeting

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 04:54pm by Emily Tsang and Agence France-Presse

    ...'s health authorities stepped up surveillance against the deadly Ebola virus yesterday as a Hong Kong woman who fell ill after visiting Kenya tested negative for the disease. This came as a British ... to West Africa. "We will continue to coordinate closely with health authorities in Hong Kong and in all the airports that we operate flights to," a spokeswoman said. The 39-year-old Hong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1562707/hospitalised-hong-kong-woman-tests-negative-deadly-ebola-virus

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