By Kalley Chen King & Wood Mallesons’ Securities Group
To address China’s aging population issue as well as its need to improve access to healthcare in rural areas, healthcare reform has become a priority for the Chinese government.
A key mechanism to improve access is through the promotion of private healthcare. While current exit restrictions exist in relation to private medical institutions, recent policy developments which have liberalized investment in the healthcare sector demonstrate China’s progress toward improving healthcare. It is likely that these policies may stimulate greater PE investment opportunities, in particular within the private healthcare sector.
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