Only half of the private clinics in Hong Kong that want to provide specialised medical services have applied for a licence to do so. Photo: Edmond So
Only half of the private clinics in Hong Kong that want to provide specialised medical services have applied for a licence to do so. Photo: Edmond So

Hong Kong private clinics that want to provide medical services slow to apply for licence, officials say

  • Regulator says 167 provisional and 43 full licences for day procedure centres were issued by the end of September
  • Department of Health says city has between 400 and 500 centres that would need one before being able to carry out certain procedures

Topic |   Hong Kong health care and hospitals
Only half of the private clinics in Hong Kong that want to provide specialised medical services have applied for a licence to do so. Photo: Edmond So
Only half of the private clinics in Hong Kong that want to provide specialised medical services have applied for a licence to do so. Photo: Edmond So
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