15 Mar 2022

Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) Subsidy Scheme

Plan 1: Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) with 1 stent 

HK$31,400 after deduction of subsidy (original price: HK$140,000)


Plan 2: Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) with 2 stents 

HK$52,000 after deduction of subsidy (original price: HK$160,000)


Fees covered by subsidy:

  • Designated cardiologist’s pre-operative clinical assessment fee, operation fee, ward round fees and first post-discharge consultation fee
  • Cost of coronary stent(s) (number of stents depends on selected plan)
  • Basic fees for use of hybrid cardiac catheterization and interventional operating room:
    • Basic consumables/ materials
    • Basic medication, including local anesthesia
    • Examination process (within 2 hours)
    • Operating room equipment
  • Accommodation fee for standard room and basic nursing care fees (24 hours) ^
  • Fee for intravascular ultrasound (intravascular ultrasound, intracoronary optical coherence tomography, or fractional flow reserve)

Applicant Eligibility

  • Hong Kong permanent resident
  • Participant of the Hong Kong Government’s eHealth platform (required)
  • In stable health condition (patients taking long-term medication must submit their medical records)
  • Medically diagnosed with coronary heart disease
  • On the Hospital Authority (HA) waiting list for PCI
  • Monthly income less than HK$25,000
  • Total individual net worth less than HK$360,000 (excluding self-occupied property)

Application Process

Fill in the application form and submit it along with other required documents via email to foundation@hkah.org.hk or via fax to (852) 3651 8840.


For detailed terms and conditions, please refer to relevant program details and application form.



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