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26/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
26/05/2022 Government reminds members of public commencement of Vaccine Pass third stage next Tuesday
26/05/2022 FHB announces the first incidence for latest smoking prevalence rate in Hong Kong to attain single digit
25/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
25/05/2022 Two more designated quarantine hotels enlisted
25/05/2022 Update on monitoring COVID-19 vaccination
24/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
23/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
23/05/2022 Government updates list of places of recognised vaccination records
22/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
22/05/2022 SFH attends 75th World Health Assembly via video conferencing (with photo)SFH attends 75th World Health Assembly via video conferencing (with photo)
21/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
21/05/2022 Government to implement Vaccine Pass arrangement in designated healthcare premises
20/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
19/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
19/05/2022 Government announces relaunch of online platform for declaration of non-local vaccination records
18/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
18/05/2022 Update on monitoring COVID-19 vaccination
17/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
17/05/2022 Six more designated quarantine hotels enlisted
17/05/2022 Government appeals to members of public to receive COVID-19 vaccination in accordance with Vaccine Pass requirements
16/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
16/05/2022 Government updates list of places of recognised vaccination records
15/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
14/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
13/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
13/05/2022 Government gazettes relevant specifications for compulsory testing for persons clinically suspected to have contracted COVID-19
12/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice (2)
12/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
12/05/2022 SFH chairs seventh meeting of High Level Steering Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance (with photos)SFH chairs seventh meeting of High Level Steering Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance (with photos)
11/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
11/05/2022 Update on monitoring COVID-19 vaccination
10/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
09/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
09/05/2022 Government updates list of places of recognised vaccination records
08/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
07/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
06/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
06/05/2022 SFH promotes new pathway to medical students and practitioners in Australia on admitting qualified non-locally trained doctors to practise in Hong Kong (with photos)SFH promotes new pathway to medical students and practitioners in Australia on admitting qualified non-locally trained doctors to practise in Hong Kong (with photos)
06/05/2022 Government announces additional rapid antigen test to "test-and-hold" arrangements at airport
06/05/2022 Chinese Medicine Hospital Project Office 6th Consultation Session
05/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
05/05/2022 Government to re-introduce online platform for declaration of non-local vaccination record
05/05/2022 HKSAR Government organises appreciation and farewell ceremony for Mainland medical support team (with photos)HKSAR Government organises appreciation and farewell ceremony for Mainland medical support team (with photos)
05/05/2022 Government announces arrangements for Provisional Vaccine Pass and non-local recovery record for inbound travellers
04/05/2022 Update on monitoring COVID-19 vaccination
04/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
04/05/2022 Government repeats appeal for elderly persons to undergo frequent COVID-19 testing
04/05/2022 Government further relaxes social distancing measures
03/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
02/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
01/05/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
30/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
30/04/2022 Government continues to provide free COVID-19 nucleic acid testing service for the elderly and targeted groups
30/04/2022 SFH expresses gratitude to Mainland team for supporting slaughterhouse operation in Hong Kong (with photos/video)SFH expresses gratitude to Mainland team for supporting slaughterhouse operation in Hong Kong (with photos/video)
29/04/2022 Government gazettes relevant specifications for compulsory testing for persons clinically suspected to have contracted COVID-19
29/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
29/04/2022 Government suitably adjusts supply of designated quarantine hotels
28/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
27/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
27/04/2022 Update on monitoring COVID-19 vaccination
27/04/2022 Announcement of first batch of recognised medical qualifications under Medical Registration Ordinance
26/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
25/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
25/04/2022 Government updates list of places of recognised vaccination records
24/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
23/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
23/04/2022 Government takes proactive co-ordination to assist next of kin to handle bodies of the deceased
22/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
22/04/2022 Government suitably adjusts inbound control measures on risk-based principle
21/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
21/04/2022 Government enhances distribution arrangement of free rapid antigen test kits to elderly persons
20/04/2022 Government amends regulations for adjustments to social distancing measures in stages
20/04/2022 Update on monitoring COVID-19 vaccination
20/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
19/04/2022 Mainland epidemic prevention and control experts continue their visit in Hong Kong to learn about anti-epidemic work in community and prevention of importation of cases (with photos)Mainland epidemic prevention and control experts continue their visit in Hong Kong to learn about anti-epidemic work in community and prevention of importation of cases (with photos)
19/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
19/04/2022 Government announces arrangement to download recovery record QR code and implementation details of second stage of Vaccine Pass
18/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
18/04/2022 SFH inspects Treatment Centre for COVID-19 (AWE) (with photos)SFH inspects Treatment Centre for COVID-19 (AWE) (with photos)
17/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
16/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
16/04/2022 Transcript of remarks by SFH at media session
15/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
15/04/2022 Transcript of remarks of press conference on anti-epidemic measures (with photo/video)Transcript of remarks of press conference on anti-epidemic measures (with photo/video)
15/04/2022 Government gazettes relevant specifications for compulsory testing for persons clinically suspected to have contracted COVID-19
15/04/2022 Government announces appointments to Committee on Promotion of Organ Donation
14/04/2022 Government suitably relaxes social distancing measures
14/04/2022 SFH calls on private healthcare sector to get prepared for resumption of face-to-face classes in schools (with photo)SFH calls on private healthcare sector to get prepared for resumption of face-to-face classes in schools (with photo)
14/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
14/04/2022 Advisory Panel on COVID-19 Vaccines convenes meeting to conduct continuous benefit-risk analysis of authorised COVID-19 vaccines
14/04/2022 Transcript of remarks of press conference on anti-epidemic measures (with photo/video)Transcript of remarks of press conference on anti-epidemic measures (with photo/video)
14/04/2022 Government continues to provide medical consultation to HA's chronic disease patients living in Guangdong under COVID-19 epidemic
13/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
13/04/2022 Mainland epidemic prevention and control experts visit residential care homes and attend working meeting (with photos/video)Mainland epidemic prevention and control experts visit residential care homes and attend working meeting (with photos/video)
13/04/2022 Extension of BioNTech vaccination service at Sham Shui Po District Health Centre
13/04/2022 Government supplies free rapid antigen test kits to elderly
13/04/2022 Update on monitoring COVID-19 vaccination
12/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
12/04/2022 Government further increases supply of designated quarantine hotels
12/04/2022 Special pre-departure testing arrangement for outbound travellers to Mainland or Macao changes to nasopharyngeal swab for sampling
11/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
10/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
10/04/2022 Mainland epidemic prevention and control experts inspect anti-epidemic measures adopted at different premises (with photos)Mainland epidemic prevention and control experts inspect anti-epidemic measures adopted at different premises (with photos)
09/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
08/04/2022 SFH meets with Mainland epidemic prevention and control experts (with photo/video)SFH meets with Mainland epidemic prevention and control experts (with photo/video)
08/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
08/04/2022 Transcript of remarks of press conference on anti-epidemic measures (with photo/video)Transcript of remarks of press conference on anti-epidemic measures (with photo/video)
08/04/2022 Appointments to Council on Human Reproductive Technology
07/04/2022 SFH welcomes arrival of new batch of Mainland epidemic prevention and control experts in HK (with photos/video)SFH welcomes arrival of new batch of Mainland epidemic prevention and control experts in HK (with photos/video)
07/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
06/04/2022 Government extends existing social distancing measures
06/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
06/04/2022 Update on monitoring COVID-19 vaccination
05/04/2022 Mainland Chinese medicine expert group of Central Authorities introduces Chinese medicine anti-epidemic plans for clinical application to Chinese medicine sector of HK (with photos/video)Mainland Chinese medicine expert group of Central Authorities introduces Chinese medicine anti-epidemic plans for clinical application to Chinese medicine sector of HK (with photos/video)
05/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
05/04/2022 Mainland Chinese medicine expert group of Central Authorities discusses with Western medicine experts on critical paediatric cases and receives briefing on preparation progress of first CM hospital in Hong Kong (with photos)Mainland Chinese medicine expert group of Central Authorities discusses with Western medicine experts on critical paediatric cases and receives briefing on preparation progress of first CM hospital in Hong Kong (with photos)
04/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
03/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
03/04/2022 Mainland Chinese medicine expert group of Central Authorities exchanges views with Federation of HK Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Chinese Medicines Traders Association and visits HKBU Chinese Medicine Telemedicine Centre Against COVID-19 (with photos/video)Mainland Chinese medicine expert group of Central Authorities exchanges views with Federation of HK Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Chinese Medicines Traders Association and visits HKBU Chinese Medicine Telemedicine Centre Against COVID-19 (with photos/video)
03/04/2022 SFH distributes anti-epidemic service bags in Sha Tin (with photos/video)SFH distributes anti-epidemic service bags in Sha Tin (with photos/video)
03/04/2022 Government provides COVID-19 oral drugs to private doctors
02/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
02/04/2022 Mainland Chinese medicine expert group of Central Authorities visits residential care homes for elderly (with photos)Mainland Chinese medicine expert group of Central Authorities visits residential care homes for elderly (with photos)
02/04/2022 Government provides free COVID-19 nucleic acid testing service for the elderly and targeted groups
02/04/2022 Government gazettes relevant specifications for compulsory testing for persons clinically suspected to have contracted COVID-19
01/04/2022 Mainland Chinese medicine expert group of Central Authorities visits various healthcare facilities and holding centre (with photos)Mainland Chinese medicine expert group of Central Authorities visits various healthcare facilities and holding centre (with photos)
01/04/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
31/03/2022 Mainland Chinese medicine expert group of Central Authorities exchanges views with Hospital Authority and visits Chinese medicine advice service hotline centre and Chinese Medicine Clinic cum Training and Research Centre (with photos)Mainland Chinese medicine expert group of Central Authorities exchanges views with Hospital Authority and visits Chinese medicine advice service hotline centre and Chinese Medicine Clinic cum Training and Research Centre (with photos)
31/03/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
31/03/2022 Contracts awarded for Southern and Yuen Long District Health Centres
30/03/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
30/03/2022 Mainland Chinese medicine expert group of Central Authorities exchanges views with Department of Health and Chinese Medicine Council of Hong Kong and visits community isolation facility (with photos/video)Mainland Chinese medicine expert group of Central Authorities exchanges views with Department of Health and Chinese Medicine Council of Hong Kong and visits community isolation facility (with photos/video)
30/03/2022 Update on monitoring COVID-19 vaccination
29/03/2022 HKSAR Government welcomes arrival of Mainland Chinese medicine expert group in Hong Kong (with photos/video)HKSAR Government welcomes arrival of Mainland Chinese medicine expert group in Hong Kong (with photos/video)
29/03/2022 The Government amends regulations under Prevention and Control of Disease Ordinance
29/03/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
28/03/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
27/03/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
27/03/2022 Government adjusts boarding, quarantine and testing arrangements for inbound travellers on risk-based principle
26/03/2022 Government increases supply of designated quarantine hotels to meet demand of Hong Kong residents returning from overseas
26/03/2022 Implementation of special COVID-19 testing arrangement for outbound travellers to Mainland by air
26/03/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
25/03/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
25/03/2022 SFH inspects BioNTech vaccination service at District Health Centres (with photos)SFH inspects BioNTech vaccination service at District Health Centres (with photos)
25/03/2022 Appointments to Human Organ Transplant Board
25/03/2022 Government reappoints members to Hospital Authority
24/03/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
24/03/2022 Government calls on citizens to truthfully declare positive RAT result as soon as possible
23/03/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
23/03/2022 Update on monitoring COVID-19 vaccination
23/03/2022 Government extends existing social distancing measures
22/03/2022 Government gazettes compulsory testing notice
22/03/2022 Government updates risk-based testing strategy
22/03/2022 SFH inspects COVID-19 vaccination service for rural community (with photos)SFH inspects COVID-19 vaccination service for rural community (with photos)
21/03/2022 Community testing centres and mobile specimen collection stations continue to provide COVID-19 testing service to public
21/03/2022 Government updates list of places of recognised vaccination records
20/03/2022 Government adjusts vaccination requirements of Vaccine Pass
19/03/2022 Community testing centres and mobile specimen collection stations continue to provide COVID-19 testing service to public
19/03/2022 Transcript of remarks of press conference on anti-epidemic measures (with photo/video)Transcript of remarks of press conference on anti-epidemic measures (with photo/video)
19/03/2022 Implementation of special COVID-19 testing arrangement for outbound travellers by land starting March 21
18/03/2022 Community testing centres and mobile specimen collection stations continue to provide COVID-19 testing service to public
18/03/2022 SFH views medical support hotline services for COVID-19 patients (with photos)SFH views medical support hotline services for COVID-19 patients (with photos)
18/03/2022 Government gazettes relevant specifications for compulsory testing for persons clinically suspected to have contracted COVID-19
17/03/2022 Community testing centres and mobile specimen collection stations continue to provide COVID-19 testing service to public
17/03/2022 Provision of BioNTech vaccination at Sham Shui Po District Health Centre starts March 23
16/03/2022 Community testing centres and mobile specimen collection stations continue to provide COVID-19 testing service to public
16/03/2022 Government responds to media reports on telemedicine services and medical and health sector's support to fight against epidemic
16/03/2022 Update on monitoring COVID-19 vaccination
15/03/2022 Community testing centres and mobile specimen collection stations continue to provide COVID-19 testing service to public
15/03/2022 SFH holds exchange meeting with Mainland experts (with photo)SFH holds exchange meeting with Mainland experts (with photo)
15/03/2022 First shipment of COVID-19 oral drug Paxlovid distributed to HA for application (with photos)First shipment of COVID-19 oral drug Paxlovid distributed to HA for application (with photos)
14/03/2022 SFH welcomes arrival of Mainland medical support team in Hong Kong (with photos/video)SFH welcomes arrival of Mainland medical support team in Hong Kong (with photos/video)
14/03/2022 Medical and health sector assists in anti-epidemic efforts
14/03/2022 Community testing centres and mobile specimen collection stations continue to provide COVID-19 testing service to public
14/03/2022 Government updates list of places of recognised vaccination records
13/03/2022 Community testing centres and mobile specimen collection stations continue to provide COVID-19 testing service to public
12/03/2022 Community testing centres and mobile specimen collection stations continue to provide COVID-19 testing service to public
12/03/2022 Dedicated RAT reporting hotline for those living or working in areas with positive sewage signal will cease operation from tomorrow noon
11/03/2022 Community testing centres and mobile specimen collection stations continue to provide COVID-19 testing service to public
10/03/2022 Community testing centres and mobile specimen collection stations continue to provide COVID-19 testing service to public
09/03/2022 SFH mobilises medical and health sector to support various anti-epidemic measures (with photo)SFH mobilises medical and health sector to support various anti-epidemic measures (with photo)
09/03/2022 Community testing centres and mobile specimen collection stations continue to provide COVID-19 testing service to public
09/03/2022 Update on monitoring COVID-19 vaccination
09/03/2022 Government conducts random nucleic acid tests on RAT positive cases declared starting March 8
08/03/2022 Government continues to distribute anti-epidemic proprietary Chinese medicines and ensure stable local supply (with photos)Government continues to distribute anti-epidemic proprietary Chinese medicines and ensure stable local supply (with photos)
08/03/2022 Government extends most social distancing measures
08/03/2022 FHB secretary tests positive for COVID-19
07/03/2022 Staff of Yau Tsim Mong District Health Centre Express test positive for COVID-19
07/03/2022 Community testing centres and mobile specimen collection stations continue to provide COVID-19 testing service to public
07/03/2022 Government updates list of places of recognised vaccination records
06/03/2022 Experts from NHC continue its visit in Hong Kong (with photos)Experts from NHC continue its visit in Hong Kong (with photos)
05/03/2022 Community testing centres and mobile specimen collection stations continue to provide COVID-19 testing service to public
05/03/2022 Experts from NHC visits testing centre as well as community isolation and treatment facilities (with photos)Experts from NHC visits testing centre as well as community isolation and treatment facilities (with photos)
04/03/2022 Government updates vaccination requirements of Vaccine Pass
04/03/2022 Government gazettes relevant specifications for compulsory testing for persons clinically suspected to have contracted COVID-19
03/03/2022 NHC expert delegation visits residential care homes for elderly (with photos/video)NHC expert delegation visits residential care homes for elderly (with photos/video)
02/03/2022 Update on monitoring COVID-19 vaccination
02/03/2022 NHC expert delegation exchanges views with representatives of Department of Health and Hospital Authority (with photo/video)NHC expert delegation exchanges views with representatives of Department of Health and Hospital Authority (with photo/video)
01/03/2022 Secretary for Food and Health welcomes experts from NHC to Hong Kong (with photos/video)Secretary for Food and Health welcomes experts from NHC to Hong Kong (with photos/video)
01/03/2022 FHB distributes anti-epidemic Chinese medicines donated by Mainland to residents subject to 'restriction-testing declarations' (with photos)FHB distributes anti-epidemic Chinese medicines donated by Mainland to residents subject to "restriction-testing declarations" (with photos)
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