Inclement Weather Arrangement

Upon announcement of typhoon signal no. 8 or above

  1. Before consultation hours: Patients need not come for consultation.
  2. During consultation hours: clinic operations will be suspended instantly. It will be at the patients" individual discretion to decide if they wish to leave under the prevailing traffic and weather conditions.
  3. If the HK Observatory has officially announced (according to its official website) that the typhoon signal no. 8 or above will be issued in a few hours, all appointments scheduled in the one hour before the estimated time of issuing will be cancelled. For example, if the HK Observatory announced at 2:00 p.m. that the typhoon signal no. 8 will be issued at 5:30 p.m., all appointments scheduled at 4:30 p.m. or later will be cancelled.
  4. When typhoon signal no. 8 or above is lowered during consultation hours: Under normal situation, clinics will resume service after the affected hours (three hours after the lowering of typhoon signal no. 8 or above). All appointments scheduled before or during the affected hours will be cancelled. Patients need not come for consultation. For appointments scheduled after the affected hours, it is at patients" individual discretion to decide if they wish to come for consultation under the prevailing traffic and weather conditions.
  5. When typhoon signal no. 8 or above is lowered at or before 2:00 p.m. during consultation hours-
    1. Appointments scheduled at or before 5:00 p.m will be cancelled. Patients need not come for consultation.
    2. For appointments scheduled between 5:15 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., it is at patients" individual discretion to decide if they wish to come for consultation under the prevailing traffic and weather conditions. Patients should confirm the appointment with clinic receptionists before coming for consultation. If patients wish to cancel the appointment, please contact clinic receptionists.
  6. When typhoon signal no. 8 or above is lowered after 2:00 p.m. during consultation hours, all appointments will be cancelled; patients need not come for consultation.

When red rainstorm is hoisted

Before or during the consultation hours: clinics will operate as usual. Patients can come for consultation provided that it is permissible under the prevailing traffic and weather conditions. If patients wish to cancel the appointment, please contact clinic receptionists.

When black rainstorm is hoisted

  1. Before consultation hours: Patients need not come for consultation.
  2. When the black rainstorm is lowered at or before 2:00 p.m.-
    1. Clinics will resume service after the affected hours (three hours after the black rainstorm is lowered). All appointments scheduled before or during the affected hours will be cancelled. Patients need not come for consultation. For appointments scheduled after the affected hours, it is at patients" individual discretion to decide if they wish to come for consultation under the prevailing traffic and weather conditions.
    2. Should patients find any difficulty in leaving the clinic due to poor weather or traffic conditions, the clinic will remain open as a shelter until the rain has eased or stopped and the danger of flooding has passed.
  3. When the black rainstorm is lowered after 2:00 p.m.-
    1. Appointments scheduled from 3:00 p.m. will be cancelled. Patients need not come for consultation.
  4. During consultation hours: The clinic will operate as usual. It will be at the patients" individual discretion to decide if they wish to come for consultation under the prevailing traffic and weather conditions. If patients wish to cancel the appointment, please contact clinic receptionists.

For advice and inquiries, please feel free to contact clinic receptionists of respective clinics during consultation hours.

Hong Kong Baptist University Mr. & Mrs. Chan Hon Yin Chinese Medicine Specialty Clinic & Good Clinical Practice Centre 3411 2988
3411 2968
Hong Kong Baptist University Tsimshatsui Chinese Medicine Clinic 2721 1292
2721 1984
Hong Kong Baptist University Chinese Medicine Specialty Centre 3411 3538
Hong Kong Baptist University First Hong Kong Island Chinese Medicine Specialty Clinic 2591 0666
2591 6079
Haven of Hope – Hong Kong Baptist University Chinese Medicine Specialty Clinic 2632 5608
2632 5611
Special arrangments will be made for the following three clinics:
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