Analyses | Medicine and healthcare | 2020-06-15 | Sing Tao

Rethinking primary healthcare development in the wake of COVID-19



To focus resources on fighting the coronavirus, the Hospital Authority has suspended non-emergency services since January this year, resulting in a backlog of more than 1,000 cases. To alleviate the pressure on the public healthcare system, the society should draw on overseas experiences to unleash the potential of primary healthcare services.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.