medishield changes

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medishield changes

Postby winchester » Thu Jul 19, 2012 10:16 am

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." ... ical-bills

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Re: medishield changes

Postby limlim » Thu Jul 19, 2012 10:51 am

To meet with rising costs and stagnant wages.. shouldn't the deductibles be decreased to help citizens?

What is the Govt doing..? Discouraging pple from seeking medical treatment by demanding higher cash layout?

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