Admission Procedure

ARRANGEMENT FOR ADMISSION
    The Admission Department is the Patient’s first stop when they enter the Chinese General Hospital and Medical Center. Patients will be requested to present their Doctor’s Admission Order Sheet.

ADMISSION PROCEDURES

1.    In the absence of the Doctor’s Admission Order Sheet or a Doctor known to them, a walk=in patient may be admitted through the Emergency Room.
2.    Fill out a Patient Information Sheet. Information requested will be needed by the attending physician and the Medical Center.
3.    Sign consent forms for hospital care and waiver of responsibility on loss of valuables.
4.    Present a valid identification card.

EMERGENCY ADMISSIONS
    Patients are referred to the Emergency Room (ER) if they do not have an admission order sheet from their attending physician. In such cases, the ER consultant will ask the patient for the name of their physician.

RESERVATION PROCEDURES
    The Admission Department accepts room reservations. However, if the patient fails to arrive within the indicated time of arrival, the room reservation shall be assigned to other patients. The hospital reserves also the right to cancel reservations to give way to emergency and critical cases.

AMBULANCE CONDUCTION
    Ambulance conduction is provided on a 24 hour basis. All ambulance conduction are accompanied by a doctor, nurse and nursing orderlies.
    For more inquiries about ambulance conduction, you can contact us at the Information Section 711-41-41 loc. 222.

ITEMS TO BRING FOR ADMISSION

You may bring personal effects you will need during your confinement at CGHMC. Patients admitted to room are already provided with an admission kit, which contains:
•    Thermometer
•    Calibrated drinking glass
•    Spoon and Fork
•    Toilet soap
•    Face towel
•    Kidney basin, medium basin
•    Tissue paper
•    Rubbing alcohol
•    Cotton, plastic straw

WHAT NOT TO BRING:
    For your safety and security, we discourage you to bring large amounts of money, jewelry and other personal items.

CHOOSING YOUR ROOM:
    At Chinese General Hospital and Medical, you may select from several room types, unless you require special care in any of the critical care units: Telemetry-Intensive Care Unit, Neurology Stroke Unit, Coronary Care Units.
    The regular medical care rooms are all outfitted with standard amenities and state-of-the-art hospital beds, and a convenient way to contact a nurse or staff, who will respond to you promptly. All our rooms are subjected to the strictest standards of sanitation. The amenities provided in these rooms, however differ and have a corresponding daily room cost See in-patient charges for types of rooms and charges.