18 Aug 2023

HKSTP and DH sign MOU to drive digital transformation in public health

The Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) and the Department of Health (DH) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) today (August 18) which aims at leveraging the latest innovation and technology (I&T) to expedite digitalisation for public health functions while fostering an innovation-driven culture in the healthcare sector.

Key Takeaways

  • HKSTP and DH partner to drive digitalisation of public health services and contribute to building a healthy Hong Kong.
  • Under the MOU, both parties will jointly explore innovative solutions in four sectors over the next three years, including health regulatory affairs, health protection and health promotion, health administration and dental and clinical services.
  • Both parties are committed to cultivating an innovation-driven culture that will contribute to the evolution of a smarter Hong Kong.