Analyses | Medicine and healthcare | 2017-03-27 | Sing Tao

Can healthcare accreditation better protect the public?



In Hong Kong, 15 healthcare professions including clinical psychologists and dietitians are not statutorily regulated. The Department of Health has earlier launched a voluntary scheme to accredit these professionals. Is it a right way to ensure their competency and better protect public health?

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.