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23 Jul, 2021

Further Extension of Special Visiting Arrangement

The special visiting arrangement in HA has been further extended from 22 to 26 hospitals with effect from July 23.

25 Jun, 2021

General Out-patient Clinics Provide Additional Assessment Sessions to Assist Follow-up Patients on Vaccination Decision

The HA offers assessment service to patients who are regularly followed up at General Out-patient Clinics (GOPCs) and intended to receive COVID-19 vaccination, to aid them in making decision on vaccination.

21 Jun, 2021

Test Exemption for Fully Vaccinated Hospital Visitors and Day Patients

With effect from 21 June 2021, visitors and day patients will be exempted from regular or advance virus testing if they have completed two doses of COVID-19 vaccination for more than 14 days and present a valid vaccination record.

26 Feb, 2021

North Lantau Hospital Hong Kong Infection Control Centre commenced service

The North Lantau Hospital Hong Kong Infection Control Centre (HKICC) of HA has started admission of COVID-19 confirmed patients with suitable clinical conditions with effective from February 26.

5 Jan, 2021

Testing Arrangements and Infection Control Measures Enhanced for Day Patients

In view of the latest development of the epidemic, the HA has aligned the following enhanced practices among public hospital day services such as haemodialysis centres, day chemotherapy centres and geriatric day hospitals, etc.

20 Nov, 2020

More Vending Machines for Greater Convenience

To tie in with the "Enhanced Laboratory Surveillance Programme" of the Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health in order to identify infected cases earlier and minimise the risk of community transmission, the HA will further install 14 vending machines in selected GOPCs starting from 20 November facilitating members of public to obtain specimen collection packs.

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