COMMENTARY

WITH the year coming to an end, it is a good time to take stock of the financial decisions we made over the past months and make plans for what is to come. For those who wish to qualify for some...

INSURERS in the Integrated Shield scheme (IP) significantly improved their underwriting results in 2018, despite maintaining still-predominantly loss-making health portfolios.

MIND THE GAP

POLICYHOLDERS of Integrated Shield plans (IP), particularly those catering for private hospitals, have suffered relatively steep premium hikes over the past few years - both for their base plan...

MIND THE GAP

IF you are Singaporean or a resident with a CPF account, you will surely have hospitalisation insurance in the form of MediShield Life, and most likely also a private Integrated Shield plan (IP)....

EDITORIAL

THE recent case of an elderly patient whose bill for surgery at the Singapore National Eye Centre (SNEC) was barely covered by the national health insurance scheme MediShield Life was startling....