How will 5G technology affect health insurance?

With the advent of 5G mobile technology, the world is getting more ready for the new waves of changes it may bring, among which the healthcare industry will be facing drastic transformation. On March 19, 2019, the opening day of the 14th Asia Conference on Healthcare and Health Insurance, health experts and healthcare providers gathered …

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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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Finding the best medical insurance coverage for IVF in Hong Kong

Hong Kong is notorious for its high cost of private medical care (including IVF treatment), which is why securing the best medical insurance can be a good way of ensuring that you have access to the best fertility treatment facilities in the city without breaking the bank. As discussed in one of our previous blog …

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Outpatient insurance: What is it, what does it cover, and why do we need it?

When looking for a new health insurance plan in Hong Kong, one of the first questions your broker or insurance provider will ask is whether you’d like an inpatient only plan or a more comprehensive plan with inpatient and outpatient insurance cover. But, what’s the difference between inpatient and outpatient insurance? Also, what are its …

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