Aug 30, 2013

    Policy tweaks for more affordable health care

    Come January, Singaporeans will be able to use their Medisave to pay for the outpatient treatment of five more chronic conditions, including osteoarthritis and Parkinson's disease, and for two vaccinations. These details, among others, were unveiled by Health Minister Gan Kim Yong yesterday. The move aims to help reduce out-of-pocket outpatient expenses for Singaporeans.