New Hong Kong private hospital touting fixed fees will charge long-term sick an extra 20 per cent
Lawmaker says packages are too expensive to lure patients from overstretched public sector
24 Feb 2017 - General
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I am not quite sure of the rationale behind of the adding up of 20% on top of the packages being offered for long term patients. It is being mentioned that,“It is reasonable to charge higher risk patients an extra fee, as it means other general patients will not have to bear their cost and can enjoy a cheaper rate,”. I think this is unreasonable for those higher risk patients to pay extra for the sake of the general patients not to bear extra costs on their hospital expenses. You must be unlucky...
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