Hong Kong is a bustling, vibrant city that many expats choose to call home. Its six million people are renowned for being one of the healthiest populations in the world1, with their long life expectancies and Hong Kong’s reliable healthcare services speaking for themselves. If you’re heading to Hong Kong to live, you’ll want to make sure you understand the health system – and that’s what this guide is all about.
Don’t forget that Hong Kong’s health system acts independently of China’s, and there are a number of key differences between them. If you’re travelling outside of Hong Kong while living there, take a look at our introduction to healthcare in China.