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- Guidelines and/or Circular Letters issued by The Licensing Office of Residential Care Homes for the Elderly

Guidelines and/or Circular Letters issued by the Licensing Office of Residential Care Homes for the Elderly (RCHEs)

  

Guidelines and/or Circular Letters:2022; 2021 ; 2020 ; 2019 ; 2018 ; 2017 ; 2016 ;
 
 
 
$d    Guidelines and/or Circular Letters issued by the Licensing Office of RCHEs in 2022
 
 
Date Guideline and/or Circular Letter Download
11 November 2022
Updated Arrangements on Visitation and Group Outings for RCHs (Chinese version only)
 
2 September 2022
Testing Requirements Prior to Visits to RCHs (Chinese version only)
 
26 August 2022
Height Restriction Matter of RCHEs (Chinese version only)
 
9 August 2022
"Vaccine Pass" in RCHEs/RCHDs (Updated Arrangement for Visitors and Staff) (Chinese version only)
 
26 July 2022
Updated Visitation Arrangement (Chinese version only)
 
4 July 2022
To Strengthen the Ventilation and Air Quality Management in RCHEs (Chinese version only)
 
21 June 2022
2022 (Phase II) Consumption Voucher Scheme (Chinese version only)
 
20 June 2022
To Strengthen Prevention and Infection Control Precautions on COVID-19 (Chinese version only)
 
11 June 2022
To Strengthen Prevention and Infection Control Precautions on COVID-19 (Chinese version only)
 
8 June 2022
COVID-19 e-Platform for RCHs (Chinese version only)
 
27 May 2022
One-off Additional Payment to Social Security Recipients Residing in RCHEs (Chinese version only)
 
19 May 2022
"Vaccine Pass" in RCHEs / RCHDs (Chinese version only)
 
6 May 2022
Visitation Arrangement and Continuous Infection Control Precautions (Chinese version only)
 
11 April 2022
Extension of "Vaccine Pass" to Cover New Residents of RCHs (Latest Arrangement)(Chinese version only)
 
8 April 2022
Centre for Health Protection, Department of Health - Daily Reporting of New COVID-19 Cases at Residential Care Homes (Latest Arrangement) (Chinese version only)
 
29 March 2022
Admission Arrangements for Residents of RCHs Tested Positive for COVID-19 to Holding Centres (Chinese version only)
 
21 March 2022
To Strengthen Management of COVID-19 Confirmed Cases in RCHEs / RCHDs (Chinese version only)
 
14 March 2022
Medical and Drug Usage Issues in RCHEs and RCHDs During the COVID-19 Epidemic (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)
 
14 February 2022
"Vaccine Pass" in RCHEs and RCHDs (Chinese version only)
 
31 January 2022
Extension of "Vaccine Pass" to Cover New Residents of RCHs (Chinese version only)
 
 
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$d    Guidelines and/or Circular Letters issued by the Licensing Office of RCHEs in 2021
 
 
Date Guideline and/or Circular Letter Download
23 July 2021
Notes on handling of special circumstances affecting the daily living of residents (Chinese version only)
 
28 June 2021
Consumption Voucher Scheme (Chinese version only)
 
18 June 2021
Updated Visitation Arrangement (Chinese version only)
 
27 May 2021
One-off Additional Payment to Social Security Recipients Residing in RCHEs (Chinese version only)
 
30 April 2021
Visitation Arrangement and Continuous Infection Control Precautions (Chinese version only)
 
31 March 2021
Enhancing the Monitoring of RCHEs and Continuing the Rise of Service Quality (Chinese version only)
 
29 March 2021
Matters relating to Election (Chinese version only)
 
25 March 2021
Invitation to Join the "First-Hire-Then-Train" Scheme (Chinese version only)
 
 
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$d    Guidelines and/or Circular Letters issued by the Licensing Office of RCHEs in 2020
 
 
 
Date Guideline and/or Circular Letter Download
30 November 2020
Preparation for Cold Weather (Chinese version only)
 
25 November 2020
Invitation of Residential Care Services Sector to Job Fairs and "First-Hire-Then-Train" Scheme (Chinese version only)
 
30 October 2020
Points to Note on Contingency for Residential Care Homes for the Elderly or Persons with Disabilities when there is a COVID-19 Confirmed Case amongst Residents or Staff (Chinese version only) and Annex 1 & 3 (Chinese version only)
 
25 August 2020
Continuous Infection Control Precautions (Chinese version only)
 
24 July 2020
Continuous Infection Control Precautions (Chinese version only)
 
8 July 2020
Visitation Arrangement and Continuous Infection Control Precautions (Chinese version only)
 
22 June 2020
Cash Payout Scheme (Chinese version only)
 
16 June 2020
Avoid Using Restraint (Chinese version only)
 
15 June 2020
Code of Practice for Residential Care Homes (Elderly Persons) January 2020 (Revised Edition) - Update information (Chinese version only)
 
11 June 2020
One-off Additional Payment to Social Security Recipients Residing in RCHEs (Chinese version only)
 
27 May 2020
Drug Management (Chinese version only)
 
16 May 2020
Visitation Arrangement and Continuous Infection Control Precautions (Chinese version only)
 
20 April 2020
Thematic Website for COVID-19 : Together, We Fight The Virus! (Chinese version only)
 
17 April 2020
Early Testing for Coronavirus
 
6 April 2020
Precautionary Measures for COVID-19 : Visitation / Home Leave Arrangement and Continuous Enhancement Measures on Precaution (Chinese version only)
 
14 February 2020
Advice to Residential Care Homes for the Elderly or Persons with Disabilities for the Prevention of Severe Respiratory Disease associated with a Novel Infectious Agent (Chinese version only)
 
3 February 2020
Precautionary Measures for Severe Respiratory Disease associated with a Novel Infectious Agent: Visitation Arrangement and Continuous Enhancement Measures on Precaution (Chinese version only)
 
27 January 2020
Preparation for Cold Weather (Chinese version only)
 
26 January 2020
"Preparedness and Response Plan for Novel Infectious Disease of Public Health Significance” Raised to Emergency Response Level
 
6 January 2020
One-off Additional Payment to Social Security Recipients Residing in RCHEs (Chinese version only)
 
 
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$d    Guidelines and/or Circular Letters issued by the Licensing Office of RCHEs in 2019
 
 
Date Guideline and/or Circular Letter Download
5 December 2019
Preparation for Cold Weather (Chinese version only)
 
30 August 2019
Precautionary Measures for Residential Care Homes for the Elderly for the Prevention of Multi-Drug Resistant Organisms - Guidelines for Funding (Revised in August 2019) (Chinese version only)
 
24 June 2019
Elderly Health Care Voucher Scheme (Chinese version only)
 
14 June 2019
One-off Additional Payment to Social Security Recipients Residing in RCHEs (Chinese version only)
 
 
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$d    Guidelines and/or Circular Letters issued by the Licensing Office of RCHEs in 2018
 
 
Date Guideline and/or Circular Letter Download
1 November 2018 Matters relating to Election (Chinese version only)
  (PDF Document)
 
13 September 2018 Precautions for Residential Care Homes for the Elderly during the Typhoon (Chinese version only)
  (PDF Document)
 
6 August 2018 Updated version of Certificate of Compliance / Completion for Gas Installation (Chinese version only)
  (PDF Document)
 
24 July 2018 Matters on RCHE Renovation (Chinese version only)
  (PDF Document)
 
15 June 2018 Automated Drug Management System (Chinese version only)
  (PDF Document)
 
14 June 2018 One-off Additional Payment to Social Security Recipients Residing in RCHEs (Chinese version only)
  (PDF Document)
 
8 June 2018 Elderly Health Care Voucher Scheme (Chinese version only)
  (PDF Document)
 
21 February 2018 Matters relating to Election (Chinese version only)
  (PDF Document)
 
11 January 2018 Action Plan for Enhancing Drinking Water Safety (Chinese version only)
 (PDF Document)
 
5 January 2018 Preparation for Cold Weather (Chinese version only)
  (PDF Document)
 
 
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$d    Guidelines and/or Circular Letters issued by the Licensing Office of RCHEs in 2017
 
 
Date Guideline and/or Circular Letter Download
16 October 2017
Specification of Competency Standards Based - Health Worker Training Course and Certificate in Progression Training for Care Worker (Chinese version only)
 
4 October 2017
Pilot Scheme on Visiting Pharmacist Services for RCHEs (Chinese version only) and Application Form (Chinese version only)
 
1 August 2017
One-off Subsidy for the Enhancement of Infection Control Measures in RCHEs against Seasonal Influenza (Chinese version only)
 
13 June 2017 One-off Additional Payment to Social Security Recipients Residing in RCHEs (Chinese version only)
9 June 2017 Heat Abatement Measures (Chinese version only)
  (PDF Document)
 
5 June 2017 Water Use Tip and Tips for Using Wall-mounted Dispenders (Chinese version only)
  (PDF Document)
 
9 February 2017 Official Launch of SWD Elderly Information Website (Chinese version only)
  (PDF Document)
 
 
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