AD MediLink Tours Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital

AD MediLink’s team of health insurance advisors recently toured Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital. It was the second time that our team toured the hospital since its opening in March 2017. Here are some highlights of this unique hospital and what you should know about its unique characteristics.

 

What is Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital?

Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital (GHK) is the city’s most recent private hospital and a unique joint venture with the University of Hong Kong.

Located in Wong Chuk Hang on the southside of Hong Kong island, Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital is easily accessible including by MTR and provides 35+ specialties and subspecialties such as obstetrics-gynecology and traditional chinese medicine.

This hospital is the only private one in Hong Kong with a partnership with the University of Hong Kong (HKU), contributing to the training of HKU healthcare professionals and allowing the development of clinical research. Moreover, HKU is responsible for the clinical governance of the hospital as their exclusive clinical partner.

 

What are Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospitals’s Core Health Services?  

Among others, the main areas of expertise of the Gleneagles are:

Orthopedics
Oncology
Cardiology
General surgery

To know more about their services, please click here.

In addition, it is the only private hospital in Hong Kong – the other being Union Hospital – that provides Accident & Emergency Services (A&E Services) as well as a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in Hong Kong.

Gleneagles Hong Kong’s A&E Department is open 24/7 and provides psychiatric care for people who are not a danger to themselves or others.

What are Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital’s Costs and Packages?

Gleneagles is part of the Pilot Programme for Enhancing Price Transparency for Private Hospitals. It has 120+ packages which are accessible for planned surgeries and for stays in ward rooms only. These packages include all possible costs even in case of complications.

Important: the wards at the Gleneagles Hospital are 2-beds only and are comparable to semi-private rooms in other hospitals.

To learn about costs, service charges and fees at Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital click here.

 

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What are the different room types at Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital?

1. Standard Room

The ward or standard room is a two-beds bedroom with shared bathroom and toilet. All the rooms are equipped with cable LED TV and free wifi service.

2. Semi-Private Double Room

The semi-private double room is a two-beds bedroom with shared bathroom and toilet. The room is equipped with an in-room electric safe, a cable LED TV and free wifi service.

3. Semi Private Single Room

The semi-private single room is a one-bed bedroom with private bathroom and toilet. The room is equipped with an in-room electric safe, a mini fridge, a cable LED TV and free wifi service.

4. Private Single Room

The private single room is a one-bed bedroom with private bathroom and toilet. The room is equipped with an in-room electric safe, a mini fridge, a cable LED TV and free wifi service.

5. Junior Suite

The Junior Suite is a one-bed bedroom with private bathroom and toilet and a separate living room. The room is equipped with an in-room electric safe, a cable LED TV and free wifi service.

6. Imperial Suite

The Imperial Suite is a one-bed bedroom with private bathroom and toilet and a separate living room. The room is equipped with an in-room electric safe, a mini fridge, a cable LED TV and free wifi service.

7. Presidential Suite

The Presidential Suite is a one-bed bedroom with private bathroom and toilet and a separate living room. The room is equipped with an in-room electric safe, a mini fridge, a cable LED TV and free wifi service.

All the meals are prepared by a former chef of the Shangri-La Hotel.

 

Does Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital accept insurance coverage?

Nearly all medical insurance providers in Hong Kong cover treatments by Gleneagles Hospital and offer direct billing options: AIA, ALC, Allianz, April, AXA, Blue Cross, Bupa, Europ-assistance, Generali, Henner, Liberty Insurance, Manulife, Morgan Price, Now Health International, William Russel, Zurich, etc.

 

How to get to Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital?

Location: 1 Nam Fung Path, Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong

Transportation:

Free Shuttle from the Ocean Park MTR Station (opposite to Exit A). Find the schedule here.

Public transportation along Aberdeen Tunnel / Wong Chuk Hang Road: Bus 37B, 37X, 38, 42, 42C, 70, 72, 72A, 75, 77, 90 and 90C.

Car or private taxi find directions here.

 

To learn more about Gleneagles Hospital including its overall services and costs, read Healthy Matters’ comprehensive guide or visit its official website:

The Complete 2019 Guide to Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital 港怡醫院

Gleneagles Hong Kong Hospital Website

 

AD MediLink Team at Gleneagles Hospital

 

Looking for health insurance with expert advice? Contact AD MediLink now at hello@admedilink.hk or +852 2606 2668 to receive a free quote. Advisors uniquely trained on the Hong Kong healthcare system will be in touch to answer all your enquiries concerning both the public and private sectors.

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This article was independently written by AD MediLink and is not sponsored. It is informative only and not intended to be a substitute for professional advice and should never be relied upon for specific advice.