Insurance claims: How hospital billing methods differ in Hong Kong

Worrying about money and payments only makes things harder when you’re seeking necessary medical treatment. Hong Kong, according to our recent study on health insurance costs, is the second most expensive location in the world. When it comes to squaring up payment for care received, there are a number of hospital billing methods that you …

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Purchasing travel insurance for friends and family visiting Hong Kong

The Mid Autumn holiday is almost upon us in Hong Kong, with many people planning to take advantage of the public leave days and head overseas. For many others, however, the experience of the Lantern Festival is one not to be missed; and definitely one to be shared with family and friends. The extra days …

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Health insurance costs: How Hong Kong compares with other countries

A couple of weeks ago, we announced the release of Pacific Prime’s latest report looking at international health insurance costs in 100 locations around the world. Titled: Cost of International Health Insurance – 2017, our report presents a ranking of countries based on their average cost of health insurance, and analyzes them to help individual …

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Posture warning for young smartphone and tablet users in HK

With one of the highest mobile penetration rates among all individuals in the world, it’s no wonder why over 67 percent of children and youngsters in Hong Kong have bad posture. We’ve all seen the “smartphone zombies” roaming around the streets and MTR, but do you know about the widespread ramifications caused by Hong Kong’s …

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