- Your Clinic Visit
- Registration and First Appointment
On the day of first appointment for nurse interview, please bring the following for registration:
must be original copy and within 6 months from the issued date
Hong Kong Birth Certificate of the child
must be original copy
Hong Kong Identity Cards of both parents
photocopies are accepted
Local residential address proof
photocopies are accepted
One recent passport photo
Child health record of Maternal and Child Health Centre (MCHC) and all medical records
Specialist outpatient service fee
For Eligible Persons - HK$135 for first attendance and HK$80 for each subsequent attendance;
or identity proof for civil service / Hospital Authority medical benefit eligible person(original copy);
or valid Certificate of Comprehensive Social Security Assistance Recipients (for Medical Waiver)
Non-eligible Persons - HK$3460 for each attendance.
Duly completed registration form
- During every appointment afterwards, parents should bring along the Hong Kong Birth Certificate/Identity Card of the child for checking.
- Parent should inform Child Assessment Centre (CAC) as soon as possible for re-scheduling if the child is not able to attend the scheduled appointment. Otherwise, the appointment would be cancelled. Parents are required to call CAC to make an appointment again.
Parents should bring along their children for the appointment (Except preschool children referred from MCHC and school-aged children studying in primary school or above. Centre notification shall prevail).
For preschooler and schooler, please bring along the examination results/assessment reports, student handbook, homework, examination papers or dictation book (photocopies are accepted).
During the appointment:
The nurse will interview parents in order to understand the physical, intellectual, behavioural and learning issues of the child.
Parents will be invited to fill in some questionnaires.
The nurse will do clinical observation of the child (if applicable) and give preliminary advices on child handling and stimulation.
The nurse will introduce CAS service and other parent resources
After the appointment, the nurse will inform parents the preliminary schedule for professional assessment
The nurse will then submit the child’s file to Team Intake Conference (TIC). Nurses and TIC team members will conduct preliminary case analyses based on the information collected from interview and results of the questionnaires. The team will then triage the patients and arrange appropriate professional assessment.