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About Us

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  • Pok Oi Hospital’s (POH) mission statement is "We love We care We serve".
  • POH was founded in 1919 and has over 700 beds (including 90 beds at Tin Ka Ping Infirmary), providing services to residents in Yuen Long, Tin Shui Wai and adjacent areas.
  • As at 31 March 2021, POH had a staff force of 2,081, consisting of 173 doctors, 716 nurses (including a small number of temporary undergraduate nursing students), 196 allied health staff and 996 other grades of staff.

Introduction

The redevelopment of Pok Oi Hospital had been completed in March 2007. The new hospital is a 13-storey building including one and a half level of basement, five storeys of podium floors and seven floors with three wards on each floor; Accident & Emergency Department, Specialist Out-patient Department, Radiology Department, Operating Theatre suite, Pathology, Pharmacy, Central Sterile Supplies Department, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Kitchen, Canteen, car-parking spaces, etc...

We are currently providing below services:

  • 24-hour Accident & Emergency Department and an Emergency Medicine Ward.
  • Medicine & Geriatrics Department provides various services, including eight wards, three Cardiac Care Unit beds, the Tin Ka Ping Infirmary, Geriatric Day Hospital, New Territories West Diabetes Centre and Rheumatology Assessment & Treatment Centre.
  • The five Mixed Specialty Wards’ service scope comprises Surgery, Orthopaedics & Traumatology, Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, Ear, Nose & Throat and Medicine & Geriatrics.
  • The Intensive Care Unit includes six Intensive Care beds, five High Dependency Care beds.
  • There are eight Operating Theatres, providing emergency operating services and elective operating services covering Surgery, Orthopaedics & Traumatology, Gynaecology, Ear, Nose & Throat, Ophthalmology, Vascular, Paediatrics Surgery, elderly hip-joint and total-joint operations.
  • Ambulatory Care services are provided by the POH Ambulatory Services Centre, which includes the Wai Yin Association Ambulatory Gynaecology Centre, Day Urology Service, Day Ward & Pre-operative Assessment Services, Advanced Wound Specialty Service, Endoscopy Unit and Electro-medical Diagnostic Unit. There is also a New Territories West Cluster Breast Services Centre.
  • Specialist Out-patient Clinics provide services including Medicine & Geriatrics, Orthopaedics & Traumatology, Surgery, Gynaecology, Paediatrics & Adolescent Medicine (diabetes services), Ophthalmology, Ear, Nose & Throat, Breast, Family Medicine, etc.
  • Allied Health services include Dietetics, Speech Therapy, Clinical Psychology Department, Medical Social Services, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Podiatry, Prosthetic & Orthotic, Pharmacy and Patient Resources Centre.
  • Radiology services include General Radiography, Computed Tomography, Fluoroscopy, Ultrasonography, Mammography, Intravenous Urography, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Interventional Radiography, Picture Archiving & Communication System (PACS) and the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory.
  • Pathology services include core laboratory service, Blood Bank, Haematology, Chemistry Pathology, Microbiology, etc. Some of the Anatomical & Cellular Pathology procedures are also conducted.
  • The Community Psychiatric Service provides comprehensive and person-centered care for service user in the community.

Future Development

  • More new services will be opened and more beds will be added, in order to benefit more patients.
  • We will closely monitor the population trend and the health needs of the residents in the region. We strive to improve our health services and carry out our mission of “We love We care We serve”.

Location of Pok Oi Hospital

Address: Au Tau, Yuen Long, New Territories
Telephone: 2486 8000
Fax: 2443 9593
Email: poh.service@ha.org.hk

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