Many survey respondents were annoyed about long waiting times at Hong Kong’s public hospitals. Sam Tsang

Just one-third of Hong Kong residents satisfied with public hospital services as long waiting times and lack of care top list of gripes

  • With medical resources stretched, lawmaker Helena Wong says government should not encourage local doctors to head across the border to work
  • Some 34 per cent of survey respondents support allowing outstanding overseas doctors to work in Hong Kong without requiring them to take local exam
Topic |   Hong Kong health care and hospitals

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Many survey respondents were annoyed about long waiting times at Hong Kong’s public hospitals. Sam Tsang
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Phila Siu

Phila Siu

Phila Siu, also known as Bobby, has been a journalist since 2009. He has reported on human rights, security, politics, and society in Hong Kong, mainland China and Southeast Asia. He holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from Hong Kong Baptist University and a human rights law master's degree from the University of Hong Kong.