The Hong Kong government is hoping to resolve a severe staffing shortage. Photo: Shutterstock The Hong Kong government is hoping to resolve a severe staffing shortage. Photo: Shutterstock
The Hong Kong government is hoping to resolve a severe staffing shortage. Photo: Shutterstock

Hong Kong plan to bring in overseas doctors does not need medical watchdog’s approval, says source

  • Government considering adding another form of assessment before granting full registration to those doctors
  • Debate sparked over move, which would mean amending the Medical Registration Ordinance

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The Hong Kong government is hoping to resolve a severe staffing shortage. Photo: Shutterstock The Hong Kong government is hoping to resolve a severe staffing shortage. Photo: Shutterstock
The Hong Kong government is hoping to resolve a severe staffing shortage. Photo: Shutterstock
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