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MOH Singapore: Medifund assistance reduced from previous year
 

MOH Singapore: Medifund assistance reduced from previous year

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According to the Health Ministry, extra subsidies and improvements in Medisave coverage have allowed patients who cannot afford their medical bills to rely less on Medifund assistance.
 
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25 Nov 2016 - General
 
According to a press release by Ministry of Health of Singapore, the medifund assistance has been reduced from previous years while the recent subsidy enhancements have improved the overall affordability of healthcare. A total of S$155.2 million has been provided in Medical Endowment Fund (Medifund) assistance to help patients with their medical bills in the Financial Year 2015, which is a decline compared to the S$159.3 million which was provided in the previous year. The advantage of improved ...
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