What’s New

10/04/2024 Health Bureau appoints Commissioner for Chinese Medicine Development (with photo)Health Bureau appoints Commissioner for Chinese Medicine Development (with photo)
10/04/2024 Transcript of remarks by CS, SCST, S for Health and SHYA after LegCo Ante Chamber exchange session (with photos/video)Transcript of remarks by CS, SCST, S for Health and SHYA after LegCo Ante Chamber exchange session (with photos/video)
09/04/2024 Under Secretary for Health chairs ninth meeting of Committee on Promotion of Breastfeeding (with photos)Under Secretary for Health chairs ninth meeting of Committee on Promotion of Breastfeeding (with photos)
05/04/2024 Coroners Ordinance (Amendment of Schedule 1) Notice 2023 (Commencement) Notice and Births and Deaths Registration Ordinance (Amendment of Second Schedule) Notice 2023 (Commencement) Notice gazette
02/04/2024 Health Bureau organises briefing and exchange sessions to foster partnership with District Council members in promoting primary healthcare at community level (with photos)Health Bureau organises briefing and exchange sessions to foster partnership with District Council members in promoting primary healthcare at community level (with photos)
27/03/2024 Dentists Registration (Amendment) Bill 2024 to be introduced into LegCo
27/03/2024 Government reminds public receiving assisted reproductive services to keep supporting documents for future tax deduction claims
25/03/2024 Direct enrolment for Chronic Disease Co-Care Pilot Scheme at some participating clinics available from today
25/03/2024 Health Bureau organises eHealth+ briefing session to encourage participation of RCHEs and RCHDs in eMedication (RCH) project (with photo)Health Bureau organises eHealth+ briefing session to encourage participation of RCHEs and RCHDs in eMedication (RCH) project (with photo)
20/03/2024 中醫藥發展交流會(第四場:中醫藥產業發展)(Chinese only)
14/03/2024 Secretary for Health and delegation proceed to visit Dongguan (with photos)Secretary for Health and delegation proceed to visit Dongguan (with photos)
13/03/2024 Secretary for Health leads delegation to Guangzhou and Dongguan (with photos)Secretary for Health leads delegation to Guangzhou and Dongguan (with photos)
08/03/2024 Chinese Medicine Development Fund showcase event runs today till next Monday (with photos)Chinese Medicine Development Fund showcase event runs today till next Monday (with photos)
08/03/2024 Government appoints members to Hospital Authority
07/03/2024 Government to extend Pilot Scheme for Supporting Patients of Hospital Authority in Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area till end of March next year
27/02/2024 Secretary for Health meets Hong Kong Dental Association to emphasise respect for profession and regulatory system of other regions
21/02/2024 Health Bureau responds to Hong Kong Dental Association on Elderly Health Care Voucher Greater Bay Area Pilot Scheme
19/02/2024 Government announces list of medical institutions under Elderly Health Care Voucher Greater Bay Area Pilot Scheme (with photo)Government announces list of medical institutions under Elderly Health Care Voucher Greater Bay Area Pilot Scheme (with photo)
15/02/2024 中醫藥發展交流會(第三場:中醫藥服務發展)(Chinese only)
09/02/2024 Appointments to Human Organ Transplant Board
07/02/2024 Secretary for Health chairs 14th meeting of Chinese Medicine Development Committee (with photos)Secretary for Health chairs 14th meeting of Chinese Medicine Development Committee (with photos)
07/02/2024 Secretary for Health expresses sorrow over passing of former Chairman of Medical Council of HK Professor Joseph Lau
06/02/2024 S for Health inspects HA facilities to see service enhancement measures during Lunar New Year (with photos)S for Health inspects HA facilities to see service enhancement measures during Lunar New Year (with photos)
30/01/2024 Secretary for Health chairs first meeting of Steering Committee on Health and Medical Innovation Development (with photos)Secretary for Health chairs first meeting of Steering Committee on Health and Medical Innovation Development (with photos)
29/01/2024 Secretary for Health meets expert delegation of national chest pain centres (with photo)Secretary for Health meets expert delegation of national chest pain centres (with photo)
27/01/2024 US for Health reaches out to community to expound on legislative work relating to advance medical directives and dying in place (with photos)US for Health reaches out to community to expound on legislative work relating to advance medical directives and dying in place (with photos)
24/01/2024 S for Health witnesses signing of Strategic Collaboration Agreement between Guangdong Provincial Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Chinese Medicine Hospital of Hong Kong (with photos)S for Health witnesses signing of Strategic Collaboration Agreement between Guangdong Provincial Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Chinese Medicine Hospital of Hong Kong (with photos)
19/01/2024 Secretary for Health visits School of Medicine of Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen (with photos)Secretary for Health visits School of Medicine of Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen (with photos)
16/01/2024 Secretary for Health meets Guangdong Province Hospital Association delegation (with photos)Secretary for Health meets Guangdong Province Hospital Association delegation (with photos)
15/01/2024 Government's response on medical device regulation
05/01/2024 New service points for opening eHealth accounts to facilitate access to government health services by citizens
05/01/2024 中醫藥發展交流會(第二場:中醫藥創新與科技應用)(Chinese only)
29/12/2023 S for Health congratulates Dr Cecilia Fan on being recognised as one of National Outstanding Individuals in Foreign Medical Aid (with photos)S for Health congratulates Dr Cecilia Fan on being recognised as one of National Outstanding Individuals in Foreign Medical Aid (with photos)
29/12/2023 Working Group on Oral Health and Dental Care releases interim report
28/12/2023 Open Call for funding applications for investigator-initiated research projects and health promotion projects under HMRF begins
27/12/2023 Transcript of remarks by S for Health on mental health support hotline
27/12/2023 Government launches 24-hour Mental Health Support Hotline to provide one-stop support for people with mental health needs (with photos)Government launches 24-hour Mental Health Support Hotline to provide one-stop support for people with mental health needs (with photos)
18/12/2023 Government announces ending emergency use regime for COVID-19 vaccines as planned and cessation arrangement of accepting Indemnity Fund applications by late December
18/12/2023 18th Joint Meeting of Senior Health Officials of Mainland, Hong Kong and Macao held in Hong Kong (with photos)18th Joint Meeting of Senior Health Officials of Mainland, Hong Kong and Macao held in Hong Kong (with photos)
15/12/2023 Government amends service deeds with private hospitals in response to public healthcare needs
15/12/2023 US for Health officiates at opening ceremony of Tsuen Wan District Health Centre (with photos)US for Health officiates at opening ceremony of Tsuen Wan District Health Centre (with photos)
08/12/2023 New "1+" mechanism expedites approval of new drugs
08/12/2023 Gazettal of Nurses Registration (Amendment) Bill 2023
07/12/2023 Secretary for Health meets National Health Commission delegation (with photos)Secretary for Health meets National Health Commission delegation (with photos)
30/11/2023 Government announces appointments to Advisory Committee on Mental Health
28/11/2023 Health Bureau and General Administration of Customs of People's Republic of China sign Co-operation Arrangement for Entry-exit Health Inspection and Quarantine (with photo)Health Bureau and General Administration of Customs of People's Republic of China sign Co-operation Arrangement for Entry-exit Health Inspection and Quarantine (with photo)
24/11/2023 Gazettal of Advance Decision on Life-sustaining Treatment Bill, Coroners Ordinance (Amendment of Schedule 1) Notice 2023 and Births and Deaths Registration Ordinance (Amendment of Second Schedule) Notice 2023
24/11/2023 Government announces latest membership of COSH
21/11/2023 中醫藥發展交流會(第一場:中醫藥文化推廣及公眾教育)(Chinese only)
14/11/2023 Government takes forward Elderly Health Care Voucher Greater Bay Area Pilot Scheme
13/11/2023 Secretary for Health officiates at kick-off ceremony of Chronic Disease Co-Care Pilot Scheme (with photos)Secretary for Health officiates at kick-off ceremony of Chronic Disease Co-Care Pilot Scheme (with photos)
10/11/2023 Secretary for Health attends Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Health Cooperation Conference (with photos)Secretary for Health attends Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Health Cooperation Conference (with photos)
09/11/2023 Secretary for Health meets Zhongshan Municipal People's Government delegation (with photos)Secretary for Health meets Zhongshan Municipal People's Government delegation (with photos)
09/11/2023 Secretary for Health delighted by acceptance of Hong Kong, China as observer of International Council for Harmonisation of Technical Requirements for Pharmaceuticals for Human Use
08/11/2023 Secretary for Health calls on National Medical Products Administration (with photo)Secretary for Health calls on National Medical Products Administration (with photo)
07/11/2023 Secretary for Health continues visit to Beijing (with photos)Secretary for Health continues visit to Beijing (with photos)
06/11/2023 Secretary for Health commences visit to Beijing (with photos)Secretary for Health commences visit to Beijing (with photos)
06/11/2023 Chronic Disease Co-Care Pilot Scheme opens for public enrolment from next Monday
05/11/2023 Secretary for Health to lead delegation to visit Beijing
03/11/2023 Secretary for Health inspects dental services provided for persons with special needs in Kwai Tsing District (with photos)Secretary for Health inspects dental services provided for persons with special needs in Kwai Tsing District (with photos)
11 April 2024