deductible ("excess" in car insurance lingo) to increase. can, but what is the trade-off. coveraqe increased? max amt to be used for medishield increased? serious changes to the policy and waiting for details.
"To keep the scheme's focus on large bills, the deductibles - portions of the bill that patients have to pay before MediShield payouts kick in - for B2 and C Class bills will be increased by S$500. The deductible for Class B2 bills will be S$2,000, and S$1,500 for Class C bills."
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