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    Publication Date

    2017-02-09

    Policies

    Aging Medical Science

    Summary of Specific Evidences

    KVGH established “Aging Medical Center” and “Multi-Specialty Care Team” to provide health promotion, friendly concern, holistic health care, good quality and safe integrated medical care service for the aged people, including outpatient, admission and mid-term care.  Aging Medical Building, the first medical building specially for the aged people throughout the country was open on Nov.14, 2014    

    Important Effects

    Certification of”Age-Friendly Health Care Institution” was passed, and annual “Excellent Prize” and “Friendly Environment Prize” were awarded in 2012. “Model Award” for “Age-Friendly Health Care Institution”, the highest honor was given by Health Promotion Administration (HPA) in 2013 (expiry period 2013-2016) “SNQ (Symbol of National Quality)” certification for “the Aged with Five Perfections Seamless Care” was awarded in 2013 (expiry period of continuous review 2014-2016) “Model Award” for “Age-Friendly Health Care Institution”, the highest honor was given by Health Promotion Administration (HPA) in 2016 (expiry period 2016-2019)

    Publication Date

    2016-10-07

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    AIDS Prevention

    Summary of Specific Evidences

    KVGH participated in free anonymity AIDS screening consulting services plan of Centers for Diseases Control (CDC) for the development through DM, poster and network, etc. 

    Important Effects

    KVGH is a designated medical institution for AIDS.

    Publication Date

    2017-02-09

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    Cancer Prevention

    Summary of Specific Evidences

    KVGH cooperated with national policy to actively promote the screening of cervical cancer, breast cancer, oral cancer and colorectal cancer, setting auto assistance system for four cancers screening outpatient, and entirely using each outpatient division and establishing SOP; referral is feedback to each department & division every month, and reviewed in Cancer Screening Committee each quarter, total yield rate for four cancers screening in 2015-2016 exceeding the target set by HPA. Diagnosis and treatment guide for each cancer category is set to improve cancer diagnosis and treatment quality and to regularly monitor guide compliance rate. Cancer integrated outpatient is set to decrease patient’s running around.

    Important Effects

    Certification of cancer diagnosis and treatment quality is passed by MOHW for expiry period till Dec.31, 2018

    Publication Date

    2016-11-24

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    Hospice Palliative Care

    Summary of Specific Evidences

    KVGH established Chungder Ward and Hospice Palliative Care Team, aiming at QC indicators, such as “Cancer patient’s death in hospital or signing DNR ratio for case subject dying at home” and “Coverage ratio of cancer hospice (outpatient and home hospice)” to formulate service threshold value through team meeting for monthly regular review, analysis and improvement.

    Important Effects

    Excellent Group Award was won from MHW for promoting notes of “Pre-signed letter of intent for the choice of hospice palliative care or life-sustaining treatment” on national health insurance card in 2014 ~ 2016

    Publication Date

    2016-10-07

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    International Medical Assistance

    Summary of Specific Evidences

    KVGH has signed cooperation agreement with International Cooperation and Development Fund (ICDF) since 2007. ICDF, a corporate body in Taiwan, takes specific responsibility for foreign aids, cooperating with the country in connection with KVGH’s professional medical knowledge and experiences to match the government foreign aid policy, jointly assisting diplomatic allies or friendly nations to improve medical quality.    KVGH participates in annual international medical assistance, including Republic of Nauru’s Taiwan medical plan, Cambodia, Bangladesh, North Thailand, Vietnam and Nepal, etc.

    Important Effects

    Prize of ”Trainees’ receiving training through friendly nations’ medical personnel training plan to improve medical professional knowledge and skills” was awa

    Publication Date

    2017-02-09

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    Organ Donation Propaganda

    Summary of Specific Evidences

    ”Organ donation” and “Hospice palliative care “- related information for patient’s rights and admission guide has been incorporated into KVGH hospitalization precautions.  Medical personnel can read and inquire organ donation and DNR notes from inpatient’s insurance IC card and patient medical information system. Any potential organ donor can be immediately referral for coordinator’s assessment of patient’s condition; upon attending physician’s consent, organ procurement team will conduct procurement with dependents to implement patient’s great love.   

    Important Effects

    There were 41 persons for successful organ procurement and 77 donation examples from 2012-2016

    Publication Date

    2017-02-09

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    Primary Medical Care

    Summary of Specific Evidences

    5 medical groups, named Sweet, Peace, Lohas, Heart and Health set in 40 hospitals were established.  Regional hospitals were assisted to implement rural medical services: Support the related medical business in Liuguei and Yungan Public Health Center (once every two weeks); support tour medical services in Pindong County Chutien and Chiuru Township (once a week).

    Important Effects

    Community Medical Service Prize was awarded by Kaohsiung & Pingdong Business Team, Bureau of National Health Insurance 

    Publication Date

    2016-10-07

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    Promotion of Baby-Friendly

    Summary of Specific Evidences

    Breastfeeding rate during hospital stay, immediate skin to skin contact rate between infant & mom after delivery and 24-hrs rooming-in rate are monitored every month, which will be reviewed to set improvement action for those fail to reach target value.  Actively participate in the cooperation with HPA to set up the related baby-friendly measures, providing the public with better medical services, and promoting women and children health, so as to improve health for all.

    Important Effects

    Certification of baby-friendly is passed for expiry period till Dec.31, 2018

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