A web-based system which serves as an electronic platform on which voucher-based and subsidy schemes operate. eHS captures key particulars of patients for administering targeted subsidisation for private primary healthcare services.
Elderly Health Care Voucher Pilot Scheme launched in January 2009. There is no need to issue or carry vouchers in paper form as vouchers are issued and used through eHS.
eHS has been enhanced to incorporate the Childhood Influenza Vaccination Subsidy Scheme and the Elderly Vaccination Subsidy Scheme since October 2009.
With funding support from Food and Health Bureau (FHB), HKDA will provide training programme and technical support to promote adoption of HKDA Dental Clinic Management System (DCMS) for private dental practitioners;
DCMS will be open source and made available on a not-for-profit basis and free of charge to all dental clinics in Hong Kong.
With funding support from the Food and Health Bureau (FHB), HKMA has enhanced the HKMA CMS 3.x to enable public-private electronic health record (eHR) sharing.
The HKMA CMS 3.x is a generic open source clinic management system for use by private doctors. It has streamlined the processing of health care vouchers. It is also integrated with the Department of Health's notifiable diseases system. This can help enhance the efficiency and accuracy of reporting of notifiable diseases.