26 Mar '12, 12pm

We are not proposing that all wards become luxury A-class wards. Much of the frills that we see in the public...

We are not proposing that all wards become luxury A-class wards. Much of the frills that we see in the public...

Converting all wards to 2-bedders would not be possible in current hospitals. There will still be different bed standards. That is why we recommend a hospital admission policy that fills 1-bedders first, then 2-bedders, etc. The minimum bed standard is expected to be 4-bedders in existing hospitals. For new hospitals, however, the wards will be built on a 2-bedded standard, we do not recommend 4-bedded wards. The 2/3-bedded norm is in line with recommendations in other developed nations for infection control reasons (see below). The SARS crisis in 2003 has exposed the woefully inadequate bed norms in our public hospitals, as well as segments of our healthcare infrastructure which were ill-prepared to cope with a major infectious disease epidemic. This doesn't mean that there will be no single-bedders. Such wards will still be available but dictated by treatment norms, e.g....

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yoursdp.org 17 Mar '12, 4pm

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iamthewitch.com 28 Mar '12, 5am

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