Everbright Care • LONG COVID Chinese Medicine Rehabilitation Programme
Considering some patients have been suffering post-COVID symptoms in different conditions and degrees (Long-COVID). BUCM in collaboration with the Hong Kong Community Anti-Coronavirus Link (HKCACL) to provide outpatient rehabilitation consultation services for eligible patients who had diagnosed with COVID-19, to conduct medical consultation online or at our designated clinics. Registration of consultation service will start from 6th January 2023.
Eligible participants will make medical appointment via online booking system. They will conduct medical consultation at our designated BUCM clinics and online medical consultation via WhatsApp video calls with our Chinese Medicine Practitioners. The medicine (in granule form) will be prescribed based on the patient’s clinical symptoms and signs.
Eligibility of Participants
Previously diagnosed with COVID-19, obtained COVID-19 negative results and have the LONG COVID symptoms, and;
Previously diagnosed with COVID-19 and have been admitted to hospital for treatment;
Patients who are 65 years old or above and previously diagnosed with COVID-19.
Every eligible participant can only apply for the LONG COVID Chinese Medicine Rehabilitation Programme once.
Scheduling of Consultations and Prescriptions
Number of consultations will be decided by Chinese Medicine Practitioners according to the actual situation of the patient, and each patient can attend consultation service up to 4 times. Chinese medicine (granules) will be prescribed by Chinese Medicine Practitioners for up to 6 days according to actual situation. Patients are advised to complete all consultation within 6 weeks and by the end of the programme. No make-up consultation will be arranged after programme end date. Please refer to this website regarding the updated information of programme end date.
Patients will be required to present the following documents:
Positive COVID-19 test result or recovery proof document (please provide one of the followings):
Aged under 65:
Aged 65 or above:
Relevant proof of recovery or infection, such as discharge letter, SMS/electronic/paper record of positive nucleic acid test result issued by the Government or private laboratories recognised under the Laboratory Recognition Scheme of the DH.
SMS/electronic record of completed declaration on DH's "Declaration System for individuals tested positive for COVID-19 using Rapid Antigen Test".
Isolation order issued by the DH (for COVID-19 infected persons only).
Other recovery records issued by the Government or the Hospital Authority.
The service will only be provided to those who register via this website. No other registration methods will be accepted.
The service is not applicable to whom did not infect COVID-19 or who are currently suffering from COVID-19.
Participants (or appointed a dedicated person are required to self-pick up the medicine at a designated HKBU clinic. Delivery service will not be provided in this Programme.
You can pick up medicine 24 hours after online consultation, according to the opening hours of the designated BUCM Clinics (The day of collecting medicine will be postponed due to holidays of clinics or inclement weather).
Please notify our clinic customer service staff of the patient's name, ID number and contact phone number to verify patient information when picking up the medicine.
HKBU reserves the right of final decision when disputes arise.