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Will raising the fee for Hong Kong’s A&E services deter non-urgent patients?
 

Will raising the fee for Hong Kong’s A&E services deter non-urgent patients?

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With the return of the peak flu season as winter approaches, it is expected that there will be a flood of patients seeking treatment for flu and related diseases in the accident and emergency (A&E) departments. There is speculation that the Hospital Authority will raise the fee for A&E services in order to deter non-urgent patients, but is this suggestion actually effective in alleviating the situation?
 
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13 Dec 2016 - General