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Hong Kong faces shortage of doctors | Video

Hong Kong has been ranked as having the world's most efficient healthcare system - but this comes as a surprise to residents who face either long waiting time at public hospitals or hefty bills at private clinics. The problem is due to a shortage of doctors, exacerbated by the medical watchdog’s rejection of proposals to bring in foreign doctors, according to observers. Wei Du reports.

Hong Kong faces shortage of doctors | Video

26 Apr 2019 01:21am
Hong Kong has been ranked as having the world's most efficient healthcare system - but this comes as a surprise to residents who face either long waiting time at public hospitals or hefty bills at private clinics. The problem is due to a shortage of doctors, exacerbated by the medical watchdog’s rejection of proposals to bring in foreign doctors, according to observers. Wei Du reports.

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