• Monday
  • April 21, 2014
  • Last updated: 5:00am
Hong Kong

Humidity 

UV 

Pollution 

Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 30325 for hospitality

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    21,000 hospital patients wait three years for specialist care

    Posted Apr 19th 2014, 03:05am by Emily Tsang

    ... overburdened and understaffed public hospitals last year, with more than 1,000 waiting even longer. But a Hospital Authority report submitted to the Legislative Council shows that the number ... there was a “serious irregularity” in queuing times at different hospitals, which he said “should be better managed”. “To help reduce the differences, the authority has introduced a cross-cluster referral ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1487664/21000-three-year-wait-specialist-care
  2. News - World - BRAZIL

    Brazil hospital morgue holds remains of 40 newborns and fetuses

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 12:12am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Rio De Janeiro Hospital morgue out of 'horror film' The remains of 40 newborn babies and fetuses have been found abandoned in a Brazilian hospital morgue, some forgotten for years, authorities said. Some of the corpses had been in a morgue refrigerator for as long as five years at the city-administered Pedro Ernesto Hospital in Rio de Janeiro. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1483172/brazil-hospital-morgue-holds-remains-40-newborns-and-fetuses
  3. News - Hong Kong - BIRD FLU

    Man rushed to hospital from border has H7N9

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 07:11pm by Ada Lee, Emily Tsang

    ... Ada Lee and Emily Tsang Man rushed to hospital from border has H7N9 A 65-year-old man who crossed into the city from the mainland has been confirmed to have the potentially fatal H7N9 bird ... blood. He arrived in Hong Kong via Lo Wu control point on Thursday and was taken by ambulance to the accident and emergency department of North District Hospital in Sheung Shui. The man, who has ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1464820/h7n9-bird-flu-vaccine-can-be-ready-end-year-says-health-minister
  4. News - Hong Kong - Hospitals

    Hospital bed crisis looms as population growth outstrips healthcare provision

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 06:16am by Emily Tsang

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com City will lack at least 5,000 hospital beds by 2026 despite major construction and expansion work as population grows Beds crisis looms as demand grows The city will face a shortfall of at least 5,000 private and public hospital beds within 12 years if healthcare capacity continues to lag behind the pace of population growth, the South China ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1461196/hospital-bed-crisis-looms-demand-projected-outstrip-supply
  5. News - China - HEALTH

    Chronic staff shortages plague rural hospitals

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 01:57pm by Alice Yan

    ... Alice Yan ting.yan@scmp.com Rural hospitals face 'serious' staff shortages The mainland's rural hospitals, facing a chronic shortage of medical staff, are struggling ... to local hospitals, but trust in local doctors remains low and patients prefer to seek treatment at urban hospitals that are perceived as better equipped and with superior staff. Researchers from ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1459126/chronic-staff-shortages-plague-rural-hospitals
  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Manpower is a real challenge, warns Hospital Authority

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 03:28am by Emily Tsang

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Target of providing an extra 2,100 beds by 2021 can be met, says Hospital Authority boss, but finding enough staff may prove a harder task Hospitals warn of manpower shortage Public hospitals are expected to need an additional 2,100 beds in the next seven years to meet demand from a growing and ageing population. But while the Hospital Authority ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1458726/manpower-real-challenge-warns-hospital-authority
  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Baptist University vows to continue fight for Chinese medicine teaching hospital

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 04:02pm by Johnny Tam, Shirley Zhao and Fanny W. Y. Fung

    ... 'concepts' University sticks to guns over hospital Baptist University remains non-committal about partnering the government to run a Chinese medicine hospital as it vows to continue with its fight to build its own teaching hospital on a site next to its campus. Andy Lee Shiu-chuen, administration vice-president of the university, said that a plan to build a Chinese medicine hospital ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1456965/baptist-university-vows-continue-fight-chinese-medicine-teaching
  8. News - China - HEALTH

    Reports from the front lines of hospital violence in China

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 05:02am by AGENCIES

    ... Excerpts from international medical journals about violence in Chinese hospitals Reports from the hospital front lines Over the 10 years to the end of 2011, details of 124 incidents of serious violence in hospitals have been collated. The incidents included 29 murders and 52 serious injuries, most of which were caused by stabbing or head injury… In most cases the reports ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1455898/reports-front-lines-hospital-violence-china
  9. News - China - FOOD SAFETY

    Two children die at Yunnan kindergarten, 30 others in hospital with suspected food poisoning

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 11:45am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Medical experts say contaminated food the most likely cause of outbreak Two kindergarten pupils died and 30 others were in hospital with suspected food poisoning in Qiubei county, Yunnan province, yesterday. The deceased were girls aged four and five, Xinhua reported last night. Five pupils were in intensive care. An official at the county ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1453121/two-children-die-yunnan-kindergarten-30-others-hospital-suspected-food
  10. Hospital Authority to fund private consultation visits for more than 6,000 long-term patients

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 04:30pm

    ... doctors, under a Hospital Authority program to ease the burden of public hospitals. Patients from three districts who suffer from hypertension, hyperlipidemia and diabetes will only need to pay HK$45 for each private consultation. The remainder of the fee, about HK$233, will be funded by the authority. Currently, each visit to a general clinic at a public hospital costs an average ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1451586/hospital-authority-fund-private-consultation-visits-more-6000-long-term-patients

Pages

Login

SCMP.com Account

or