Tag: Health Minister

A bitter pill to swallow

The Sun posts a news article alleging inflated costs of drugs procured by the Ministry of Health due to “middlemen” Sources have told theSun that procurement of pharmaceuticals to the ministry is done through local tendering agents – at an

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Private hospitals training own specialists?

Private hospitals urged to churn out own specialists, so says the Health Minister. PRIVATE hospitals were today told to train more specialists on their own to assist the government in tackling the shortage of specialist doctors in the country, said

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Easing the congestion in public hospitals

Today in the Star, the Health Minister announced a plan PUCHONG: Patients at government hospitals may soon be able to go for follow-up treatment at private clinics near their homes. Health Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said this was

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