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  1. Overseas doctors should be put to tried and true test of medical standards

    Posted Oct 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... shortage in certain specialties in public hospitals'. The Allied Concern Group on the Standard of Medical Services in Hong Kong wishes to point out that this so-called assessment was nothing ... to employ overseas medical graduates, provided they are properly assessed through the licensing exam. The authority said that chairpersons of 'specialty panels' have assessed ...

  2. More medical students needed

    Posted Apr 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... worked after midnight would get paid more and more specialty doctors would be promoted to consultant positions. Leung said manpower was always tight between April and June as doctors left ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hospital Authority faces increasing demands on its services

    Posted May 16th 2013, 12:00am by LEUNG PAK-YIN

    ... and have improved what we are already doing well. Attrition rates among doctors have stabilised following the opening up of more promotion opportunities across all specialties and enhancing ... non-local doctors under limited registration for specialties in serious need. We have, in the past two years, also recruited an additional 700 nurses and 160 allied health professionals to fill ...

  4. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, October 16, 2012

    Posted Oct 16th 2012, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... support. Numbers aside, the manpower shortfall is not evenly spread over different specialties. There are certain specialties, for example, paediatrics and emergency medicine, which have great ...

  5. Hospital bosses could be rotated to spread funding

    Posted Jan 15th 2008, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... Association said that the New Territories East Cluster had only been able to provide limited specialties services and emergency consultations because of a lack of funding. Cheng Chung-kit, ...

  6. Hours cut 'means one doctor for 200 people'

    Posted Nov 16th 2007, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... services over the telephone to provide initial assessment to elderly patients who intend to go to accident and emergency departments; and Put doctors on general call to cover sub-specialty calls ...

  7. Plan to limit doctors' hours to 65 a week

    Posted May 10th 2007, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... hours. The committee also proposed that doctors should be paid for working hours outside their conditions of employment and that manpower should be increased for certain clinical specialties ...



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