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Health Care in China: Is There a Doctor in the House? | Knowledge ...

Health Care in China: Is There a Doctor in the House? | Knowledge ... | Healthcare in Singapore | Scoop.it
China's health care system is ailing, and the prognosis for a cure in the near future is not good. Wharton professor Lawton R. Burns, who recently co-taught a course in Beijing on health, offers some observations.
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Allow Medisave use for palliative care

Allow Medisave use for palliative care | Healthcare in Singapore | Scoop.it
IF SOMEONE with sufficient Medisave funds is placed under palliative care, he should be allowed to use the money to pay for it ("Why palliative care is not covered" by Prudential Assurance Company Singapore; June 10).
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4% interest rate on Special, Medisave accounts for Q3 2013 - TODAYonline

4% interest rate on Special, Medisave accounts for Q3 2013 - TODAYonline | Healthcare in Singapore | Scoop.it
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4% interest rate on Special, Medisave accounts for Q3 2013
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SINGAPORE - CPF members will continue to receive an interest rate of 4 per cent on their Special and Medisave Accounts (SMA) from July 1 to Sept 30.
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Review Medisave withdrawal limits for MediShield - AsiaOne

Review Medisave withdrawal limits for MediShield - AsiaOne | Healthcare in Singapore | Scoop.it
Review Medisave withdrawal limits for MediShield AsiaOne Though I was concerned about the increase in premiums for MediShield, I accepted it as a necessary evil to provide for the increased coverage, and was relieved that the Government was...
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MOH to explore risk pooling to make MediShield more comprehensive - Channel News Asia

MOH to explore risk pooling to make MediShield more comprehensive - Channel News Asia | Healthcare in Singapore | Scoop.it
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MOH to explore risk pooling to make MediShield more comprehensive
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The Health Ministry said it will be exploring risk pooling to make the national health insurance scheme MediShield more comprehensive.
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Include hepatitis B on Medisave's chronic diseases list

Include hepatitis B on Medisave's chronic diseases list | Healthcare in Singapore | Scoop.it
WHILE it is startling that 67 per cent of chronic hepatitis B sufferers do not show up for follow-up consultations, the fact remains that medication, laboratory tests and related medical fees can cost thousands of dollars annually ("Many hepatitis...
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A World of Rising Health Care Costs - NYTimes.com

A World of Rising Health Care Costs - NYTimes.com | Healthcare in Singapore | Scoop.it
A report from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development suggests that the increase in medical costs in many countries in the coming decades is likely to be even steeper than in the United States.
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