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  1. Hospitals accused of breast milk code breach

    Posted Oct 13th 2008, 12:00am by Hazel Parry

    ... voluntary' in Hong Kong and that it relied on the industry to regulate itself. The Hospital Authority and private hospitals also claimed to be aware of the code and to support it by actively ... Hazel Parry Maternity wards 'give mums free formula' Hong Kong's hospitals have been accused of violating a World Health Organisation code aimed at promoting breastfeeding, ...

  2. Sars anger of hospital workers revealed at inquiry

    Posted Mar 07th 2004, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Patsy Moy The Hospital Authority chief was besieged by furious Prince of Wales staff who accused the Health Department of failing to trace Sars sufferers' contacts at the height ... of Wales professors that the authority rejected an urgent appeal by medical staff to close the Sars-infected hospital. The Prince of Wales eventually shut its accident and emergency unit on March ...

  3. Reward public doctors to halt exodus, pioneer says

    Posted Jan 18th 2011, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... from the university's medical school and the Hospital Authority. 'Although there's been no serious interruption to clinical services, the brain drain has to a certain degree affected the quality of care since we have lost some experienced doctors,' Fan said. The Hospital Authority predicts that the turnover of doctors will rise from 4.4 per cent in the last ...

  4. First he was denied vital surgery - now this man says he's being denied justice

    Posted Feb 11th 2004, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... The Hospital Authority and Prince of Wales Hospital have been criticised by the Ombudsman for giving 'false hope' to a patient whose life-saving liver transplant was called off ... there is clearly maladministration with the Hospital Authority,' the Office of the Ombudsman said in a letter to Mr Leung last month. Mr Leung only made the results of the investigation public ...

  5. As old wounds heal, a healthy future beckons

    Posted Mar 07th 2009, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... University. There was also uproar among some Chinese University medical staff when the Hospital Authority closed its liver-transplant centre and merged it with HKU's transplant centre in 2003. ... three years before the opening of its teaching hospital, the Prince of Wales. In the early years, students received clinical training at United Christian and Kowloon hospitals, and some classes ...

  6. Medical forces join to defend use of drug

    Posted Apr 26th 2010, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... degeneration (AMD), a condition that can result in blindness. The government recently set aside HK$12 million for the Hospital Authority for future funding of the use of Avastin in treating AMD. ... it was acceptable for the Hospital Authority to conduct the clinical trial. Its vice-president, William Chui Chun-ming, said the group did not agree with off-label use of Avastin in public hospitals ...

  7. Call for Monetary Authority chief to quit lacks numbers in Legco

    Posted May 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Eva Wu A call for Monetary Authority chief Joseph Yam Chi-kwong to step down is likely to fail today because of a lack of support from legislators. Wong Yuk-man, chairman of the League ... Chun-wah],' Mr To said. A motion by league legislator Albert Chan Wai-yip demanding an overhaul of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority's management is also likely to be rejected. Tam Yiu-chung, ...

  8. Birth-swap man wants minister out

    Posted Aug 20th 2009, 12:00am by Amy Nip, Ng Yuk Hang

    ... Li said Dr Chow should resign because he had failed in his role in monitoring the Hospital Authority, even after his own case came to light more than a year ago. Mr Li discovered two years ... the measures have only been introduced at Queen Elizabeth Hospital. A spokesman said the Hospital Authority would look into the possibility of launching general improvement measures after a five-member ...

  9. Stop protecting the mainland authorities

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

    ... housing environment has improved greatly in the past 10 years. Since the recent court case against it, the Housing Authority has implemented five ways to reduce rent. Most residents say waiving ... The authority has a fiscal deficit, and residents should share the burden. But the Democratic Party blindly protects public housing residents in order to win votes. A legislator should be fair and just. ...

  10. Housing Authority's choice of partner criticised

    Posted Sep 08th 2004, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito The Hong Kong Housing Authority has drawn criticism for appointing Singapore developer CapitaLand to help it manage its estimated US$2 billion real estate investment trust ... centres. CapitaLand's appointment as strategic partner at The Link Management, REIT manager of the Housing Authority's retail and parking assets, was announced on August 27. One ...




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