Patients waiting at Prince of Wales Hospital. The government is trying to reduce congestion at public hospitals. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong’s plan to steer 1.5 million people towards private health sector through Voluntary Health Insurance Scheme will be ‘challenging’

Excluding high-risk individuals and potentially high premiums work against goal of scheme to get more Hongkongers to use private hospitals, according to a Legco research paper

Topic |   Hong Kong health care and hospitals

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Patients waiting at Prince of Wales Hospital. The government is trying to reduce congestion at public hospitals. Photo: Sam Tsang
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