Canossa Hospital

(Please note hospital is under renovations, services not affected), 1 Old Peak Road, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong Get Directions Tel + 852 2522 2181 Fax + 852 2840 1986 http://www.canossahospital.org.hk/index.htm

Hospital

Quality Assessed

  • Services

    • Cardiology
    • Dermatology
    • General surgery
    • Neurology
    • Obstetrics/Gynaecology
    • Oncology - general
    • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Paediatrics
    • Physiotherapy
    • Plastic surgery
    • Urology
  • Quality Assessment Information

    WHO Safe Surgery

    The World Health Organisation (WHO) safe surgery check list is completed before and after surgery by the surgical teams to ensure avoidable errors endangering lives are reduced. The checklist has improved anaesthetic safety, ensures correct site surgery, avoids surgical site infections and improves communication and teamwork amongst the surgical team.

    Uses care pathways

    The hospital uses care pathways which are evidence based tools to help a patient with a specific condition or diagnosis move progressively through the clinical experience, demonstrating continuous quality improvement in a safe and cost-effective manner.

    This facility was quality assessed in 2014

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