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Year:

24 September 2019

The Kwai Tsing District Health Centre (DHC) was officially opened

The Kwai Tsing District Health Centre (DHC) was officially opened on 24 September 2019. The commissioning of the DHC was a step forward to establish a prevention-centred primary healthcare system.

Please click here for press release.

September to November 2019

Certificate Course on Community Geriatrics for Primary Care Doctors

The Department of Health and the Hong Kong College of Family Physicians (HKCFP) jointly organise the Certificate Course on Community Geriatrics for Primary Care. The course consists of 5 sessions. The aims are (i) to update primary care doctors on common and important topics in geriatrics emphasising the importance of preventive care and health maintenance among the elderly, (ii) to facilitate exchange of ideas between geriatric medicine and general practice colleagues.

Details of the course are also available at the HKCFP website:
21 September 2019
12 October 2019
26 October 2019
9 November 2019
30 November 2019

19 May 2019

World Family Doctor Day 2019

World Family Doctor Day (WFDD) – 19th May – was first declared by the World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA) in 2010 to highlight the role and contribution of family doctors in health care systems around the world. The theme of this year is “Family doctors – caring for you for the whole of your life”.

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11 May 2019

World Family Doctor Day Symposium 2019

The Department of Health and the Hong Kong College of Family Physicians jointly organised the World Family Doctor Day Symposium 2019 on 11 May at Cordis Hong Kong Hotel to celebrate the World Family Doctor Day. The theme is “Family doctors – caring for you for the whole of your life”.

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January to April 2019

Publicity campaign during Chinese New Year and Easter holidays in 2019

To promulgate the important role of family doctors in providing comprehensive, continuing, whole person and co-ordinated primary care to the public as well as to encourage the use of Primary Care Directory, the Department of Health launched a publicity campaign during Chinese New Year and Easter holidays in 2019.

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January and February 2019

Seminar on “An Overview of Common Developmental Problems in Children”

The Primary Care Office of the Department of Health and the Hong Kong Medical Association Community Networks jointly organised the seminars titled “An Overview of Common Developmental Problems in Children” on 29 January and 21 February 2019 to promulgate the Module on Development under the Reference Framework for Preventive Care for Children in Primary Care Settings.

January 2019

Chronic Disease Management Training Course for Primary Care Doctors 2019

The Primary Care Office of the Department of Health and the Hong Kong College of Family Physicians jointly organised the Chronic Disease Management Training Course for Primary Care Doctors 2019 on 9, 16 and 23 January 2019. It covered management of low back pain, chronic cough in adult and common mental health problems.

Please click here to view the photos of the training course.


Publications and Feature Articles

October 2019

Newly released Module on Physical Growth and its respective Summary Charts

Revised documents and new module under the Hong Kong Reference Framework for Preventive Care for Children in Primary Care Settings:

October 2019

Newly released Module on Common Mental Health Problems in Older Adults and its respective Summary Charts

Updated documents and new module under the Hong Kong Reference Framework for Preventive Care for Older Adults in Primary Care Settings:

October 2019

An article about Primary Care Directory (Chinese version only)

An article about Primary Care Directory was published in the newsletter of Elder Academies Cluster (Chinese version only).

July 2019

Article publication on issue 15 of Primary Care Link (Chinese version only)

Article publication on issue 15 of Primary Care Link (Chinese version only)

Please click here for other issues of Primary Care Link

May 2019

Primary Care Directory leaflet

New version of Primary Care Directory leaflet

April 2019

Article publication on the newsletter of NT West Elder Academies Cluster

Article publication on the newsletter of NT West Elder Academies Cluster (Chinese version only)

January 2019

Updated Hong Kong Reference Framework for Hypertension Care for Adults in Primary Care Settings and the respective A4 summary chart

Updated Hong Kong Reference Framework for Hypertension Care for Adults in Primary Care Settings and the respective A4 summary chart

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