Pok Oi Hospital

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Pok Oi Hospital
Hospital Authority and the Board of Directors of Pok Oi Hospital
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Pok Oi Hospital is located in Hong Kong
Pok Oi Hospital
Geography
Location Au Tau, Yuen Long, New Territories, Hong Kong
Coordinates 22°26′43″N 114°02′29″E / 22.44519°N 114.04149°E / 22.44519; 114.04149Coordinates: 22°26′43″N 114°02′29″E / 22.44519°N 114.04149°E / 22.44519; 114.04149
Organisation
Funding Public hospital
Hospital type District
Network New Territories West Cluster
Services
Emergency department Yes Accident & Emergency
Beds 512
History
Founded 1919 (1919)
Links
Website www.ha.org.hk/poh/
Lists Hospitals in Hong Kong

Pok Oi Hospital (Chinese: 博愛醫院; Cantonese Yale: Bok'oi Yīyún) is a major hospital in Hong Kong, serving the northwest New Territories. Located in Au Tau in Yuen Long, it was founded by residents in 1919 when Yuen Long was a still rural town. The hospital later became a charity organisation, and extended its services to include schools, homes for the elderly, social welfare and other areas.

The hospital is now funded and managed by the charity and Hospital Authority.

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