泰國中醫藥專家:中藥發展有賴政府支持
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泰國中醫藥專家:中藥發展有賴政府支持

(左一是香港中藥師協會顧問周若龍,左二是泰國華僑中醫院藥事經理林志安)

張宇人望引入海外醫生 梁家騮點人數拖延表決
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張宇人望引入海外醫生 梁家騮點人數拖延表決

自由黨張宇人希望引入非本地醫生以改善本地醫療,但醫學界梁家騮不斷要求點人數,拖延議會進程,醫委會改革方案遲遲未表決。〔支萃融攝〕

Medical Council reform bill debate stalemated
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Medical Council reform bill debate stalemated

Tommy Cheung of Liberal Party hopes to import foreign doctors to improve local healthcare; but medical lawmaker Leung Ka-lau’s procrastination strategy by frequently motioning quorum calls…

搏鬥中的醫學界
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搏鬥中的醫學界

本文由記者Benny Kwok翻譯。原文《Doctors at War》由記者Benny Kwok所寫,已於5月24日刊登。 政府提出醫委會改革方案後,令醫學界怨聲四起。醫生擔心方案改變了醫委會內委任和選舉席位的比例後,醫生的聲音將被削弱。政府和病人組織堅持不退讓,這場針對醫學界之戰將越趨混亂。

Doctors at war
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Doctors at war

The government’s proposed Medical Council reform package has practitioners up in arms. Doctors worry that a plan to change the proportion of appointed to elected…

Ranking HK hospitals: Doctors on notice from critical patients
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Ranking HK hospitals: Doctors on notice from critical patients

Shalini Mahtani, co-founder and chairperson of The Zubin Foundation, launches a new online platform for patients to provide rankings and share comments on Hong Kong’s…

How to engage private doctors in e-health record sharing
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How to engage private doctors in e-health record sharing

Photo: Dr Winnie Tang with the Secretary for Food and Health Dr Ko Wing-man at the eHealth Consortium Annual Dinner (provided).

英國醫生組織指電子煙有助戒煙 港府回應:未有足夠證據
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英國醫生組織指電子煙有助戒煙 港府回應:未有足夠證據

本文由記者Alex Fok編譯,原文可見於《Vaping: HK medical community at odds with British counterparts》及《Vaping: Government unmoved, key researcher clears the air re research》(分別於4月29日及5月4日登刊)。

梁家騮未必支持醫生條例改革於本立法年度通過
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梁家騮未必支持醫生條例改革於本立法年度通過

(資料圖片)政府在醫生條例改革中,其中計劃增加醫務委員會的委任席位,醫學界普遍擔心削弱業界自主權,群起要求維持選任與委任議席的比例為一比一。

Vaping: Government unmoved, key researcher clears the air re research
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Vaping: Government unmoved, key researcher clears the air re research

The Food and Health Department sticks to its old guns while key HKBU researcher Dr Chung Shan-shan looks to clear the air about previous media…