Community Podiatric Care Service (社區足病診療服務)

Countries: 
Hong Kong
Implemented by: 
St . James Settlement
Type of Implementer(s): 
NGO
Relevant MIPAA Issues: 
II-2 (Universal and equal access to health-care services)
Description: 

Chronic podiatric patients often could not receive sufficient support after they leave the hospital. This Community Podiatric Care Service aims to provide continuing nursing care for podiatric patients at an affordable fee. Qualified patients above 60 years olf with financial difficulties could apply for this service or they can be referred by social workers and nurses.