Updated on 11 Auguest 2022
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:
Positive antigen or PCR test
Yes (by appointment only)
Require pre-admission assessment
Vomiting, diarrhoea with/without Fever
Yes (if PCR negative)
Fever without respiratory symptoms
Yes (if PCR negative)
Fulfilled vaccination pass requirement and left the quarantine facility. . For urgent condition,admit to isolation ward until 8th day post arrival
For urgent condition, admit to isolation ward until 8th day post arrival*apply to co-living member
Received a written direction for COVID-19 testing (non-traveller)
Yes, if completed last compulsory PCR test
*Phone consultation or Telemedicine is available for Matilda existing patients.
Please call 2849 1500 for booking an appointment.
PCR or Rapid Antigen Test Requirement for patients:
Outpatient, Health assessment, Physiotherapy,Imaging department and Matilda Medical Centre:
Required to undergo a COVID-19 rapid antigen test, or can have a government recognised rapid antigen test done at home and present a photo of the result (with name, date and time written on the test kit) upon arrival.
All inpatients must have a negative PCR result within 48 hours prior to admission. If emergency admission is required, a COVID-19 rapid antigen test will be required prior to the PCR test.
All visitors must wear surgical masks at all time. Visiting times are from 10am to 8pm daily.
Upon passing the health questionnaire at triage, visitors have to undergo a COVID-19 rapid antigen test or have a government recognised rapid antigen test done at home and present a photo of the result (with name, date and time written on the test kit). The result will be valid for the same day.
Birth companion or carers with overnight stay are required to have a negative PCR test within 48 hours prior to visit.
Outpatient/ Matilda Medical Centre/Physiotherapy/Imaging Centre/Health assessment
Medical Surgical Department
Please advise the visitor’s name prior to visiting.
Classes and tours
Centre for Health Protection Notification
The hospital is required to notify any new COVID-19 cases to the CHP who present with a positive PCR result.
Visit Centre for Health Protection website for quarantine requirements.
As the COVID situation evolves, the preventative measures may change. For enquiries, please call 2849 0111.