The accident and emergency room at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Yau Ma Tei. Many hospitals have been at breaking point during a summer flu surge. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong health officials to review whether ‘buying beds’ at private hospitals to ease flu crisis should be standard practice

Health secretary Sophia Chan says government will study results of first round of current exercise under which patients from overwhelmed public wards have been sent to private hospitals

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The accident and emergency room at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Yau Ma Tei. Many hospitals have been at breaking point during a summer flu surge. Photo: Felix Wong
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