Analyses | Medicine and healthcare | 2015-01-30 | HKEJ

Where does the money go: service voucher system in HK

The Policy Address introduced a pilot scheme on the residential care service voucher, which is expected to start from 2015/16. The idea of service voucher has also been used in other policies including health care for elders, pre-primary education, and community care service for elders. This week’s analysis examines the notions and policy objectives of the above mentioned vouchers in the hope to shed light on the implementation of the pilot scheme.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.