Navigation Links
Quality Healthcare Provides Children Kidney Screening Package
Date:9/25/2008

In Alignment to and Support of Recent Government Initiated Actions

HONG KONG, Sept. 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- In alignment and support of the Hong Kong Government's response to the recent incidents of melamine-tainted milk products in the Mainland and here in Hong Kong, Quality Healthcare has set up a comprehensive network of designated medical centres across the territory to conveniently provide affordable children kidney screening services, for the assessment of kidney health conditions.

Affordable and Convenient Screening Package

In accordance to the government-initiated diagnostics procedures, Quality Healthcare's children kidney screening package will include:

-- Medical doctor consultation

-- Child urine sample analysis

-- Kidney and bladder ultrasound

In addition, Quality Healthcare will continue to have close communications with the Department of Health to ensure all cases requiring further follow up can be timely identified and referred.

For more information about the screening package, please call Quality HealthCare's 24-hour Medical Call Centre hotline at 8301 8301, or visit the website at http://www.qhms.com for additional information.

Realizing Social Responsibility

"The healthcare professionals at Quality Healthcare are committed to providing caring and socially responsible health services to local citizens," said Dr. Horace Lee, Medical Director of Quality HealthCare Medical Services. "Any screening program should be cognizant of the balance between the need to fully assess the child's health based on medical evidence, and the discomfort medical assessment may bring to the child and parents."

Dr. Lee also remarked: "We are committed to supporting the government's focus on children possibly affected by contaminated dairy products and to assisting their concerned parents through these uncertain times."

About Quality Healthcare

Quality HealthCare Asia Limited, a physician led health provider group, offers Hong Kong's most comprehensive range of private outpatient healthcare and wellness services covering all our patients' needs at every stage of their lives.

With heritage in local medical services dating back over 130 years, we provide both general and specialist care for our private and corporate members through a network of more than 560 Western and Chinese medical centres and 45 dental and physiotherapy centres. We also operate seven elderly care homes and are also Hong Kong's longest-established international nursing agency.

In 1998, Quality HealthCare became the first healthcare provider to be listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKSE ticker 593).
For more information, please visit http://www.qualityhealthcareasia.com .

Media Contact

Ms. Julie Chow

Director of Corporate Communications

Tel: +852-2975-2388

Mobile: +852-9328-9164

Email: julie.chow@qhms.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Quality Healthcare Asia Limited
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. 27 National Nursing Organizations Join Together to Commission a Study of the Impact of Advanced Practice Registered Nurses on Healthcare Quality, Safety, and Effectiveness
2. Geisinger study: Increasing health care value improves health care quality
3. Caregivers Hold Unfair Labor Practice Strike to Improve Quality of Resident Care at Statewide Nursing Home Chain
4. Digirad Corporation Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for nSPEED(R) Reconstruction Software for Improved Image Quality in Less Time With Less Radiation
5. NJHA: Hospitals Achieve Gains in Healthcare Quality, But Commitment to Improve Continues
6. Samarion(SM) to Demonstrate Unprecedented Fall Prevention Component of Enterprise Quality Improvement System for LTC Facilities at the AAHSA 2008 Annual Meeting & Exposition
7. Particle Sciences Develops Methods for Increasing Quality of Sintered Metal Products and for Coating Surfaces with Metal Oxide Films
8. Registered Nurses at UW Medical Center Hold Candlelight Vigil to Highlight Concerns for Quality and Safe Patient Care
9. Survival instincts propel difficult patient to insist on quality care
10. Mayo Clinic chest surgeons propose measures for indicating quality of lung surgery
11. National Coalition for Quality Colorectal Cancer Screening and Care Appoints New Executive Director, Randall H. H. Madry:
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/27/2016)... ... May 27, 2016 , ... Beleza Medspa has initiated a ... This is the first time that Coolsculpting is being used for for more ... months to ensure they meet the prescribed body-fat standard, measured by the circumference-based tape ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... ... May 27, 2016 , ... Aimed at nurses and employees in the ... courtesy of leaders in the nursing and health care industry. It also provides insight ... Abilene Christian University. , As the nursing industry is coming out of one ...
(Date:5/27/2016)... ... May 27, 2016 , ... With a team ... and food industries. Aside from its GMP accreditation, Validation Center is also a ... certified products, services and staff. , Validation Center is ISO17025 accredited and only ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... There are many ways ... and Sausage Council (NHDSC) suggests that Americans prefer their dogs straight off the grill. ... say grilling is their favorite way to cook a hot dog, far outpacing other ...
(Date:5/26/2016)... ... May 26, 2016 , ... Cabot Corporation, Pfizer, and ... according to court documents and SEC filings. A jury has returned a ... American Optical Corporation, Case No. BC588866, Los Angeles County, California. The jury awarded ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/26/2016)... , May 26, 2016 Since ... matured into an essential life science tool for conducting ... applications. BCC Research reveals in its new report that ... growth phase, one powered by a range of new ...      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140723/694805 ) , ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... GERMANTOWN, Maryland , May 25, 2016 ... bedient dringenden Bedarf zur ... QIAGEN N.V. (NASDAQ: QGEN ; Frankfurt ... und Entwicklungsvereinbarung mit Therawis Diagnostics GmbH zur Entwicklung ... zu sein. Ein erstes Projekt wird die Entwicklung ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... , May 25, 2016  According to Kalorama ... $381 billion in 2015.  Though these are challenging ... of opportunity for success for companies that remain ... search of new growth prospects medical device companies ... research and development (R&D) than do companies in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: