Tag: Health

Do we really need a Government run Health insurance scheme?

The Health Minister recently announced PUTRAJAYA: The Health Ministry is seriously considering a national health insurance scheme which is run and supported by the government, the minister, Dr S Subramaniam, said yesterday. He said the scheme would be voluntary and

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Incentives to stay healthy

Recently a medical doctor called for incentives for Malaysians to stay healthy. I happen to think she is on the right track though some were rather critical. I think both the carrot and stick approach can be utilised to encourage

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Health insurance – reforms needed (III)

I was just reading in the news about the current debate in the US Congress regarding the funding of the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) which is already in place in the USA. What are the key points of Obamacare?

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