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....

EDITORIAL

THE Ministry of Health's recent publication of fee benchmarks for common surgical procedures in the private sector has been a long time coming....

THE National Environment Agency (NEA) has terminated the operating licences of Spize restaurant at River Valley Road with immediate effect, in view of the "egregious nature" of the food...

THE Ministry of Health (MOH) has suspended 10 clinics from the Community Health Assist Scheme (Chas) for severe non-compliance.

FOUR new medical services providers, including two that provide on-demand house calls, have joined the Ministry of Health's (MOH) regulatory sandbox for telemedicine, allowing them to offer...

EDITORIAL

A PRIVATE Integrated Shield Plan (IP) is arguably a necessary element of individuals' insurance portfolios, as a means to mitigate healthcare costs. It complements Medishield Life, which...