Health Promoting Hospitals and Health Services Development and Achievements in Taiwan Supplement by the Health Promotion Administration, Taiwan

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The Health Promotion Administration, Ministry of Health and Welfare, Taiwan and the Editorial Office of Clinical Health Promotion collaborate to publish this special issue titled “HPH Development and Achievements in Taiwan”, to consolidate the diversified results of the flourishing development in each of the health-promoting issues after the HPH certification was introduced.

​There are a total of 15 articles covering topics such as prevention and control of cigarette smoking, age-friendly environment, healthy workplace, climate-smart, health literacy.

Through this specific issue, we wish to exchange knowledge and experience with medical institutions and policy makers from other parts of the world.


Editorial: Health Promition Hospitals and Health Services Development and Achievements in Taiwan. Ying-Wei Wang. Doi: 10.29102/clinph.1902S01. (p. 3).

From Universal Health Coverage to Universal Health Gains - Mainstreaming HPH for Health care Delivery Reform in Taiwan. Shu-Ti Chiou. Doi: 10.29102/clinhp.1902S02. (p. 4)

Development of the Taiwan Healthy Hospital Creativity Competition Plan. Ying-Wei Wang. Doi: 10.29102/clinhp.1902S03. (p. 14)

The Development of Health Promoting Hospital Networks in Taiwan. Chia-Chen Lin, Jin-Ding Lin, Hui-Ting Huang, Ying-Wei Wang. Doi: 10.29102/clinhp.1902S04. (p. 16)

Position, Future, and Challenges of a Smoke-free Hospital in Taiwan. Kuang-Chieh Hsueh. Doi: 10.29102/clinhp.1902S05. (p. 18)

Toward “Climate-Smart” Hospitals: Taiwanese Experience. Cai Ru Connie Gan, Cordia Ming-Yeuk Chu, Hong-Fang Song. Doi: 10.29102/clinhp.1902S06. (p. 22)

Love Your Neighbor: The Community Health Plan in a Health Promoting Hospital in Taiwan. Wei-Hsin Huang, Betty Chia-Chen Chang, Shu-Chen Lee, Li-Jen Liang, Nai-Fang Hu, Yu-Hua Chen, Lee-Ching Hwang. Doi: 10.29102/clinhp.1902S07. (p. 25)

Age-Friendly Hospital Development and Achievements – Yonghe Cardinal Tien Hospital, Taiwan. Ling-Yu Hung, Chin-Ru Chuang, Po-Yi Ching, Su-Hua Shen, Mei-Wen Lin, Shu-Chuan Yu, Ching-Wen Hsu, Pei-Li Chang, Chi-Chun Chou. Doi: 10.29102/clinhp.1902S08. (p. 27)

Age-Friendly Primary Healthcare Development and Achievements in Taiwan. Wen-Chun Chen. Doi: 10.29102/clinhp.1902S09. (p. 29)

The Keys to a Health- and Safety-Oriented Workplace: From the Perspective of Taiwan. Hui-Ting Huang, Chia-Fen Wang, Chung-Hung Tsai. Doi: 10.29102/clinhp.1902S10. (p. 31)

Medical Personnel Working in Health Promoting Hospitals Have Better Physical Activity and Colon Cancer Screening Behaviors. Wen-Yen Lo, Shu-Ti Chiou, Nicole Huang, Li-Yin Chien. Doi: 10.29102/clinhp.1902S11. (p. 36)

The Development of a Practical Guidebook for Promoting Health Literate Health Care Organizations in Taiwan. Mi-Hsiu Wei, Mei-Chuan Chang, Jyg-Gang Hsieh, Jürgen M. Pelikan, Ying-Wei Wang. ​Doi: 10.29102/clinhp.1902S12. (p. 43)

Health Literate Organizations: A Synoptic Overview and Experiences from Taiwan. Jyh-Gang Hsieh, Mi-Hsiu Wei, Mei-Chuan Chang. Doi: 10.29102/clinhp.1902S13. (p. 49)

An Integrative Model of Health Promoting Hospitals in Taiwan. Chiachi Bonnie Lee, Ying-Wei Wang, Jin-Ding Lin, Hsi-Lung Hung. Doi: 10.29102/clinhp.1902S14. (p. 54)

Health Promotion Initiative in Long-Term Care Facilities for People with Disabilities. Jin-Ding Lin, Jia-Ling Wu. Doi: 10.29102/clinhp.1902S15. (p. 58)


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Health Promoting Hospitals and Health Services Development and Achievements in Taiwan: Supplement by the Health Promotion Administration, Taiwan. ClinHealthPromot [Internet]. 2019 May 31 [cited 2023 Oct. 1];9(S2):1-61. Available from: