Pok Oi Hospital is a public hospital in Hong Kong, located in Au Tau, Yuen Long District. Pok Oi Hospital is currently managed by the Hospital Authority and is part of the New Territories Western Hospital Cluster. Pok Oi Hospital inherits and carries forward the "fraternity" spirit advocated by the founding father Sun Yat-sen, promotes charity and welfare services in Hong Kong, seeks well-being for the disadvantaged, and cultivates a harmonious social culture. Pok Oi Hospital was founded in 1919. For 97 years, it has been serving the community based on the principle of "benefit to all, charity and love", and is committed to developing Chinese and Western medical, education and social services. There are now 84 services. Units spread across Hong Kong, Kowloon, the New Territories and outlying islands, benefiting as many as 800,000 people each year.
Pok Oi Hospital has a number of barrier-free facilities, including entrances and exits, passages, lifts, nursery rooms and accessible toilets. The design fully considers the needs of wheelchairs/persons with reduced mobility. Most of the uneven places are equipped with ramps, and the ramps are relatively flat, so wheelchair users can easily get on and off.
The barrier-free facilities of Pok Oi Hospital are adequate, except that the traffic is a little inconvenient.
- Pok Oi Hospital has multiple entrances and exits, and the main entrance is flat and wide with automatic doors, which is very suitable for wheelchairs/persons with reduced mobility
- Most parts of the hospital have wide access roads, which are generally suitable for wheelchair users
- There are multiple lifts on each floor, located in each building
- Most uneven places are equipped with ramps, the ramps are relatively flat, so wheelchair users can easily get on and off
- The hospital has multiple accessible toilets distributed throughout the hospital
- There are multiple nurseries in the hospital