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There was a recent news article about an upcoming “Voluntary health insurance scheme” announced by the Hon. Health Minister (image credit: Malay Mail) JOHOR BARU, May 3 — The government will introduce a voluntary health insurance scheme in the middle …

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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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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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