Doctors working in ward at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Yau Ma Tei, in January 2019. Photo: Felix Wong
Doctors working in ward at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Yau Ma Tei, in January 2019. Photo: Felix Wong
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Housing loans not an instant cure for staff shortage at hospitals

  • The low-interest scheme is the latest welcome measure aimed at retaining doctors, nurses and health professionals at public facilities, but greater investment is needed to meet challenges ahead

Doctors working in ward at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Yau Ma Tei, in January 2019. Photo: Felix Wong
Doctors working in ward at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Yau Ma Tei, in January 2019. Photo: Felix Wong
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