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  1. Three in one

    Posted Aug 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 10am-6pm Organisers Trade Development Council and China Promotion Major exhibit categories Health care services (including consumer health, elderly care, dental, hospital service, medical centres, ... medical products; medical database systems; health care courses and publications International Conference and Exhibition of the Modernisation of Chinese Medicine and Health Products Edition Sixth ...

  2. Nurse training 'threat to health care'

    Posted Apr 25th 2005, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... a health-care assistant,' she said. In reply, the Hospital Authority said it always encouraged nursing staff to undergo lifelong education to enhance their competency. But its preference for hiring ... of health care in Hong Kong. Thomas Wong Kwok-shing, dean of the faculty of health and social sciences at Polytechnic University, expressed concern about the continued training of enrolled nurses, ...

  3. We can learn from HK, says health minister

    Posted Mar 04th 2008, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... Josephine Ma in Beijing The mainland should learn from Hong Kong when reforming its health-care sector, according to Health Minister Chen Zhu. Speaking on the sidelines of the opening ... on a reasonable budget. 'In order to set up a basic health-care system covering rural and urban areas, places such as Hong Kong have provided good experience,' he said. 'And medical ...

  4. Results

    Posted Dec 24th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Today Interim: Garron International, Hong Kong Health Check and Laboratory Holdings, Sino Prosper Holdings, Town Health International Holdings December 29 Interim: China HealthCare ... Interim: China Grand Forestry Green Resources, China Water Affairs December 31 2nd Interim: Public Financial Holdings Final: CIL Holdings AGM: China Zenith Chemical Group, Pokfulam Development ...

  5. News - China

    Harbin doctor's killing highlights problem for hospitals

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... cent increase from 2004. Added to the problems besetting the public health-care system is doctors' fear for their safety and that of their families. Already doctors have begun to joke ... deters elite students from studying medicine. Despite the government's huge investments in public health-care over the past three years, the doctor-patient relationship has continued ...

  6. New NPC deputies to focus on rural health care, environment

    Posted Feb 10th 2008, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... of the University of Science and Technology, were returned as delegates to the NPC last month. Both lost in their previous attempts in 2002. Having worked as a volunteer in medical programmes in rural China for 17 years, Professor Lam wants to push forward health-care reform in his new role. 'As a doctor I can help people,' he said. 'But on the NPC, I can make use of this platform ...

  7. Health reforms 'crucial to erasing poverty'

    Posted Feb 18th 2005, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... as in the past two decades. But he said the dropping of free public health care after the introduction of economic reforms in 1979 had been a mistake. Good health and education systems had been a strong backbone for the reforms, but now 'a price has been paid for China's slackening'. 'Health care suddenly became private and in one step, China moved from a Canada-like system ...

  8. Pollution taking a toll on children's health

    Posted Jul 30th 2010, 12:00am by Cesar Chelala

    ... in public health by improving access to health care and tackling infectious diseases, with remarkably good results. The average life expectancy is now 71.8 years, up from 35 in 1949, while ... facilities on the mainland has increased by 82 per cent and the number of health staff by 88 per cent. But, in spite of these improvements, significant challenges for maternal and child health care ...

  9. Health system needs foreign cash: minister

    Posted Mar 14th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chow Chung-yan in Beijing Investment in the mainland's beleaguered health care system is badly needed from Hong Kong and overseas to help fund its reform programmes, the health ... health care system was one of the most-criticised issues at this year's National People's Congress meeting. Many delegates were not satisfied with the soaring costs and inaccessibility ...

  10. Living in fear of medical emergency

    Posted Aug 19th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Stories like this are increasingly common in China as health-care costs climb to such prohibitive heights that even the better-off live in fear of a medical emergency. Under the cradle-to-grave ... to provide staff with low-cost care. In the 10 years to 2002, however, public funding as a percentage of the mainland's health-care spending shrank by 24 percentage points to 36 per cent, ...




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