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5 Reasons Why You Should Know About This 24-Hour Outpatient and Emergency Service

By Sponsored content 24 May 2018
Whether it's the common cold or a potentially life-threatening emergency, finding around-the-clock care and medical assistance when you need it the most can often be difficult. Luckily, Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital is here to the rescue – quite literally. Offering 24-hour outpatient and emergency services to those in need, here are five reasons why these guys should be your go-to.

1. 24/7 Standby

Staffed 24 hours a day by emergency medicine specialists and general practitioners, Gleneagles is the only private hospital on Hong Kong Island that offers emergency services around-the-clock, come rain or shine, day or night – this includes public holidays too.

2. Instant Emergency Assistance

At Gleneagles, the general practitioners on standby provide consultation for common health problems such as colds, fever, and gastroenteritis etc, while the emergency medicine specialists can help with instant emergencies like chest pain, server allergic problems, and other serious medical issues.

3. Receive Medical Assistance with No Appointment Required

Patients can receive immediate and appropriate care from medical professions straight away with no appointment required. If you would like to make a booking ahead of time, you can simply call (+852) 3153 9000, to book a time slot that's perfect for you.

4. Estimated Waiting Time

Available on Gleneagles' website, the Estimated Waiting Time Service allows patients to check how long they will have to wait before a consultation. The website updates regularly so you can be sure of prompt attention on arrival.

5. State-of-the-art Facilities

Gleneagles provides 500 beds and a comprehensive range of clinical services spanning more than 35 specialties and subspecialties, e.g. Breast Clinic, Cardiology Clinic, and Chinese Medicine Clinic etc. Other facilities in the 24-hour Outpatient & Emergency Department include:
  • X-ray – 24-hour X-ray services available to diagnosis in no time
  • Negative-pressure isolation room – helps isolate patients with infectious diseases with airlock function, so as to avoid spreading out of the epidemic
  • Fever Zone
Starting from $320, consultation fees are based on different time slots (click here for a full price list), while special rates to senior patients aged 60 or above will be offered to both local and non-local residents. Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital, 1 Nam Fung Path, Wong Chuk Hang, (+852) 3153 9000

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