Is elderly healthcare vouchers enough to provide seniors medical coverage?

Hong Kong is a frequent winner when it comes to life expectancy around the world. Recently, the city has topped the rank again in another Japanese government statistics, with 87.3 years for women and 81.2 for man. With improved medical treatment and advanced technology, it is expected that the figures will continue to climb, and …

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Getting hospital insurance to beat the winter flu queues

Around the same time last year, we were writing about the Hong Kong health sector’s moves to address a common occurrence in Winter: excessive winter flu queues clogging up hospitals. Despite several measures being taken by the Hong Kong Hospital Authority and healthcare providers alike, demand for medical treatment at hospitals has again ballooned to …

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What should you know about physiotherapy cover?

Unlike many diseases that can be prevented by vaccinations or maintaining good personal hygiene, physical pain and injuries are arguably unavoidable, and something that most of you have probably suffered from at some stage in your life. From incorrect sitting posture, overuse of certain muscles, to strains and tears and workplace accidents, we are all …

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