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  1. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Shanghai's 'Dr Smile' Zhang Qiang goes private for public good

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... "ailing" public health care system and pursue their dreams as "pure" doctors. Why did you quit the public Shanghai East Hospital, where as director of its vascular surgery department you ... public institutions. Professor-level doctors at Shanghai's major health centres, like me, can earn about 1 million yuan (HK$1.25 million) in legal and "grey" income a year, so ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China's two-in-one fix to improve public health

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by TSUNG-MEI CHENG

    ... of the "reform and opening up" that began in 1978, China's health-care sector was left to fend for itself in a market economy and millions of Chinese citizens fell into poverty due to illness ... To its credit, with the major health-care reform that began in 2009, China has made great progress in strengthening its health-care sector, nurturing it to become an important economic sector, ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - SARS ANNIVERSARY

    A decade on from Sars: Torment of the first patient

    Posted Apr 01st 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... suffering, manic and with a high fever. He vomited and spat all night. All the people in the emergency room were busy taking care of his case." She added: "We were already confused ... Hong Kong to 26 countries, in the intensive care unit of Guangdong Military General Hospital. He was finally released on March 23. "I was snatched from the jaws of death," Ye said. ...

  4. East meets West for the treatment of inpatients

    Posted Sep 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of this month. The public hospital will have its first batch of 110 hospital beds available for the combined treatment of patients with chronic illnesses such as cancer, stroke, pain, cerebral palsy ... would meet regularly to discuss cases. Yip expects that 10 new cases will be received each day. The hospital has provided combined treatment services for outpatients for four years. Other public ...

  5. Remedy you can't afford not to take

    Posted Aug 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... A second University of Hong Kong teaching hospital to open in Shenzhen soon expects to have no trouble filling its 2,000 beds- 1,200 of them for public patients at 500 yuan (HK$602) a day. ... drugs and unnecessary tests, not to mention fees payable up front for treatment. Mainland public hospital doctors earn from 3,000 yuan in their first few years to 40,000 yuan in their forties; ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong on standby for H7N9 outbreak as China confirms three new cases

    Posted Apr 07th 2013, 12:00am by Daniel Ren, He Huifeng, Johnny Tam

    ... on standby as new bird flu cases revealed China confirmed three more cases of H7N9 bird flu, two in Shanghai and one in Anhui, while Nanjing become the second mainland city to ban live poultry sales. ... eaten quail sold there. The National Health and Family Planning Commission said the cases so far were isolated and there was no evidence of human-to-human transmission. The China Food and Drug ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    Questions fly thick and fast over delay in bird flu report

    Posted Apr 07th 2013, 12:00am by Keith Zhai

    ... press conferences could not ease public concerns and the government had to be more transparent so that an epidemic could be prevented. Tuesday's China Youth Daily, the Communist Youth ... which killed 774 people worldwide, from the news media, they also remember that mainland officials hid the growing toll from the public for weeks before a wave of deaths and rumours forced ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Beijing needs to give world full picture of bird flu outbreak

    Posted Apr 07th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... and other experts have noted it. Yet there remains a disquieting echo of the crisis 10 years ago. To reassure the public, Beijing needs to take firm control of the disclosure of information. ... at an inopportune time for a public health crisis- between the national party congress in November and the National People's Congress in March, when new top leaders formally took charge. ...

  9. Low-cost hospitals crucial for reform

    Posted Feb 11th 2006, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... as a model in the government's efforts to restructure the health-care system and curb malpractices that result in exorbitant medical bills. Health Minister Gao Qiang announced last month ... the government admitted late last year that the health-care system desperately needed reform, it has tried to put together a reform package, including the setting up of low-cost hospitals and shifting ...

  10. A dying profession

    Posted Apr 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in internal medicine, who works in a public hospital. The Hospital Authority says it has vacancies for medical staff in all fields of specialisation, but that shortages are particularly serious ... The market value for an anaesthesiologist was also good, he said, meaning that both public and private hospitals were constantly complaining of a shortage of specialists in this field. The older ...




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