Tag: Healthcare

Does Malaysia need a Single Payer Healthcare System?

Malaysia has a 2-tier healthcare system – private and public The private healthcare system is paid for by consumers “out of pocket” or by private health care insurance (personal or corporate/employers) The public healthcare system is borne by the Government

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Feedback: Pay for performance model?

Dr. Helmy wrote in to the NST arguing the case for a Pay for Performance model for healthcare. This is a departure from the traditional Fee for service model which is currently being employed. At the surface it would seem

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Health Transformation Plan – perhaps get the basics right first

Klang hospital – source Wikipedia We wondered about the Health Transformation Plan – what is it exactly?. The cynical amongst us might say the only thing which has transformed is the name from 1Care to Health Transformation Plan, but we

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