In response to the latest situation of COVID-19, Union Hospital has adopted the following measures:
Before entering the hospital, all people should receive screening and temperature measurement at the “Screening Station” of designated entrance.
People with fever OR acute respiratory illness OR pneumonia, AND visited *the countries/areas with active community transmission of COVID-19/contacted any confirmed cases in the last 14 days before onset of the symptoms; OR recovered COVID-19 patients within 4 weeks after discharge and without a valid negative re-testing result are considered as “high risk individuals”. They would be arranged for further assessment or referred to hospitals under the Hospital Authority for further consultation.
Test for COVID-19 and rapid flu test are now available in Emergency Medicine Centre.