Analyses | Medicine and healthcare | 2018-12-23 | Sing Tao

Now’s the time for further reform in local primary care

The public healthcare system in Hong Kong has been strained by the huge demand. It is not uncommon for patients to experience long waiting times before getting to see specialists in certain areas. While the Government is trying to alleviate the problems by allocating more resources to primary healthcare, they may also need to embark on a major transformation to specific areas that require attention.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.