Updated on 7 July 2021
In response to COVID-19, the Hong Kong SAR Government has activated the Emergency Response Level, the hospital has implemented the below preventative measures to safeguard the health of our patients, staff and visitors.
Under Cap 599D, it is an offence to state false/misleading information to a medical practitioner.
Admission and Visiting Criteria for Patients and Visitors:
Please be informed that we will not accept patients or visitors who:
^Phone consultation is available for patients with respiratory symptoms. Patients with fever but without respiratory symptoms need to be assessed and may need an antigen test before outpatient consultation and admission.
**Cabin crew members and pilots returning to Hong Kong must fulfil the government or corporate quarantine requirement prior to admission and visiting For fully vaccinated cargo crew members and pilots, a 7 days’ waiting period is required.
Inpatient:A COVID-19 PCR test is required to be done the day before, or on day of admission. Admission will only be allowed with a negative result.
Those who have fully vaccinated for at least 14 days with proof of the accredited IgG antibody testing and the vaccination record can exempt from a PCR test.
Outpatient and Health assessment:Health assessment and physiotherapy clients have to undergo a COVID-19 Rapid Antigen test upon arrival.
Those who have fully vaccinated for at least 14 days and show the vaccination record can exempt from the antigen test.
Upon passing the health questionnaire at triage, all visitors - have to undergo a COVID-19 Rapid Antigen test and the result will last for 7 days.
All visitors must wear a surgical mask at all time. Visiting times are from 10am to 8pm daily.
Medical Surgical Department
Classes are resumed or conducted online.
Centre for Health Protection NotificationThe hospital is required to notify all cases to the CHP who present with fever, acute respiratory illness, pneumonia or diarrhoea and have travelled to a place with active community transmission of COVID-19 or had close contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the last 28 days. These cases will be transferred to designated public hospitals for further clinical management.
Visit Centre for Health Protection website for quarantine requirements.
As the situation evolves, the preventative measures may change. For enquiries, please call 2849 0111.