Tag: Healthcare

The Health Transformation Plan – what is it exactly?

The Health Minister just made a statement that the “Health Transformation Plan” will be “implemented this year” “There are four core aspects to the Malaysian Health Transformation Plan. First, to strengthen basic health care and promote a healthy lifestyle. “Second,

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Overcrowded public hospitals

Spotted in the Star Metro Central A StarMetro team went to the ground following complaints from members of the public who expressed their dissatisfacton over the overcrowded wards and found that Tengku Ampuan Rahimah Hospital (TAR) in Klang, Kajang Hospital

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Why healthcare is expensive, and what can be done to reduce costs?

by Dr. Ong Hean Teik in the Malay Mail There is no doubt that patients are spending more on healthcare, yet doctors claim to earn less and hospitals deny making large profits. There have been three major developments in medical

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