Hong Kong’s public hospitals have unveiled a scheme to hire doctors from the Greater Bay Area. Photo: Sam Tsang
Hong Kong’s public hospitals have unveiled a scheme to hire doctors from the Greater Bay Area. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong’s public hospitals unveil scheme to hire doctors from Greater Bay Area in bid to ease manpower crunch

  • Programme allows one-year exchange of doctors, but only professionals from top three tiers of mainland hospitals are eligible
  • Hospital Authority chairman Henry Fan says public hospitals face staff shortages due to emigration, cites 7.9 per cent attrition rate for full-time doctors

Hong Kong’s public hospitals have unveiled a scheme to hire doctors from the Greater Bay Area. Photo: Sam Tsang
Hong Kong’s public hospitals have unveiled a scheme to hire doctors from the Greater Bay Area. Photo: Sam Tsang
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