Medical transfer service (爱心护送服务)

Countries: 
Macao
Implemented by: 
The Macau Red Cross
Type of Implementer(s): 
NGO
Relevant MIPAA Issues: 
II-1 (Health promotion and well-being throughout life)
II-2 (Universal and equal access to health-care services)
Description: 

Since July 2003, the Macau Red Cross started to provide a daytime Medical Transfer Service for citizens with mobility problems to and from medical institutions. This medical transfer service is available to all persons who are physically disabled and/or using wheelchairs. It also serves the visually impaired and senior citizens living alone.