EyE on U | Dr. Ko Wing-man on healthcare issues: Vaccine hesitancy, doctor shortage & regional cooperation
DotDotNews gladly presents a new program named "EyE on U," co-hosted by Eunice Yung, Legislative Council member, and Edward Leung, member of Chinese Association of HK & Macao Studies. In each episode, politicians, business leaders, and professionals from different sectors will be invited to share with us their insights on popular topics related to HK.
In this episode, we invite Dr. Ko Wing-man, former Secretary for Food and Health, to share with us HK's latest progress in combating the coronavirus, and his views on issues of concern in the healthcare sector. Though haunted by clouds of vaccine hesitancy, HK is "not doing that bad" with its anti-virus efforts, as Dr. Ko put it.
What does the government have to do to improve the vaccination rate? How should HK address the shortage of healthcare workers in public hospitals? With HK's first Chinese medicine hospital to be established in 2024, what impact will it bring to the city's medical profession? Watch the video now for all the answers, and always stay tuned for more to come!