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- << What's New>> Latest Informtaion on COVID-19 in relation to Residential Care Homes for the Elderly/Residential Care Homes for Persons with Disabilities

The Latest Information on COVID-19 for Residential Care Homes for the Elderly/
Residential Care Homes for Persons with Disabilities

   
  Emergency Hotline for Residential Care Homes - FAQs (Chinese version only)
     
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 Special Allowance for RCHEs/RCHDs/Staff Members of RCHs
 
Date Circular/Guideline Applicable to RCHEs Applicable to RCHDs
1 April 2022
Fifth Round Special Allowance for Manpower Support (Chinese version only)
 
18 March 2022
Extra Allowance for RCH Staff under On-site Quarantine / Isolation & Additional Special Allowance for RCHs under On-site Quarantine / Isolation (Latest arrangement) (Chinese version only)
 
10 March 2022
Special Anti-pandemic Allowance for RCH Staff (Latest arrangement) (Chinese version only)
 
8 March 2022
Sixth Round Special Grant for RCHs (Latest arrangement) (Chinese version only)
 
17 February 2022
Support RCHEs and RCHDs in Fighting the Pandemic (Chinese version only)
 
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 Distribution of Anti-epidemic Supplies to RCHEs/RCHDs
 
Date Circular/Guideline Applicable to RCHEs Applicable to RCHDs

18 July 2022
 

Distribution of Rapid Antigen Test Kits to RCH Staff (8th Round) (Chinese version only)
 
  (PDF File)   (PDF File)

13 July 2022
 

Distribution of Masks to RCH Staff (35th Round) (Chinese version only)
 
 (PDF File)
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12 July 2022
 

Distribution of Rapid Antigen Test Kits to Residents and their Designated Family Members (6th Round) (Chinese version only)
 
 (PDF File)  (PDF File)
11 March 2022
Distribution of Pulse Oximeters for Monitoring Health Conditions of Residents (Chinese version only)
 
17 February 2022
Distribution of Masks to RCH Residents
(Chinese version only)

 
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 Strengthen Management of Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in RCHs
 
Date Circular/Guideline Applicable to RCHEs Applicable to RCHDs
8 April 2022
Centre for Health Protection, Department of Health - Daily Reporting of New COVID-19 Cases at RCH (Latest arrangement) (Chinese version only)
 
29 March 2022
Admission Arrangements for Residents (Confirmed COVID-19 RCH Case/Tested Positive for COVID-19) to Holding Centres (Chinese version only)
 
21 March 2022
To Strengthen Management of Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in RCHEs/RCHDs (Chinese version only)
 
15 March 2022
To Strengthen Visiting Medical Practitioner Service for RCHs (Chinese version only)
 
14 March 2022
Medical and Drug Usage Issues in RCHs During the Epidemic (Chinese version only)
 
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 Other Measures
 
 
Date Circular/Guideline Applicable to RCHEs Applicable to RCHDs

29 July 2022
 

Updated Visitation Arrangement (Tips for Completing PCR Tests) (Chinese version only)
 

26 July 2022
 

Updated Visitation Arrangement (Chinese version only)
 

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4 July 2022
 

To Strengthen the Ventilation and Air Quality Management in RCHDs (Chinese version only)
 

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20 June 2022
 

To Strengthen Prevention and Infection Control Precautions on COVID-19 (Chinese version only)
 

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11 June 2022

To Strengthen Prevention and Infection Control Precautions on COVID-19 (Chinese version only)
 
 (PDF Files)  (PDF Files)
8 June 2022

COVID-19 e-Platform of RCHs (Chinese version only)
 

  (PDF File)

19 May 2022
Implementation of Vaccine Pass in RCHEs/RCHDs (Chinese version only)
 
6 May 2022
Special Testing Arrangement for Residents of Residential Care Homes for the Elderly  (Chinese version only)
 
(Not Applicable)
11 April 2022
Extension of Vaccine Pass to Cover New RCH Residents (Latest arrangement) (Chinese version only)
 
31 March 2022
Granting of Exemption under Emergency (Exemption from Statutory Requirements) (COVID-19) Regulation to Use Suitable Premises other than those Approved under the Relevant Licence(s) (Chinese version only)
 
11 March 2022
Criteria for Early Discharge from Isolation and Home Quarantine (Chinese version only)
 
10 March 2022
Recruitment of Local Employees to Alleviate Manpower Shortage (Chinese version only)
 
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 Relevant Guidelines/Reference (Please pay attention to the updated informtion from the Centre
for Health Protection, Department of Health from time to time)
 
Date Guideline/Reference Applicable to RCHEs Applicable to RCHDs
8 June 2022
Online Sharing Session with RCH Sector -
E-platform for RCHs and Chinese Medicine Services for RCHEs (Chinese version only)

 

 E-platform for RCHs
 
 Chinese Medicine Services for RCHEs Not Applicable
4 April 2022
Talk on Infection Control Measures in RCHEs/ RCHDs (Chinese version only)
 
8 March 2022
Centre for Health Protection, Department of Health - Guidelines to RCHEs/RCHDs on the Prevention of COVID-19 (Interim)
 
8 March 2022
Centre for Health Protection, Department of Health - Infection Control Advice to RCHEs/ RCHDs on Confirmed COVID-19 Cases and Close Contacts
 
18 February 2022
Centre for Health Protection, Department of Health - Infection Control Advice to RCHEs/ RCHDs on Residents Discharged from Quarantine Facilities after 7-day Quarantine
 
17 February 2022
On-site Quarantine Arrangement for Residents/Staff Members of RCHEs/RCHDs, who are Close Contacts of Confirmed COVID-19 Cases (Chinese version only)
 
31 January 2022
Centre for Health Protection, Department of Health - Supplementary Information on Proper Use of Mask
 
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 2022 "Time-limited Programme on Enhancing Infection Control and Ventilation of Residential Care
Homes" Instructional Videos (Chinese version only)

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