14 Mar '12, 9pm

The future of healthcare in Singapore: Singapore Democrats Dr Tan Lip Hong, Dr Leong Yan Hoi and Dr Wong Wee Nam...

The future of healthcare in Singapore: Singapore Democrats Dr Tan Lip Hong, Dr Leong Yan Hoi and Dr Wong Wee Nam...

The future of healthcare in Singapore March 15, 2012 by admin Filed under: Current Affairs and Politics , Singapore Democratic Party Singapore Democrats Dr Tan Lip Hong, Dr Leong Yan Hoi and Dr Wong Wee Nam 13 March 2012 Healthcare is not a commodity, and we believe that market forces have no part to play in the financing or delivery of basic health care to the people in our country. No one should go bankrupt while seeking medical treatment and no one, especially the poor, should be discriminated against. If healthcare is a basic right, then the system must be designed to ensure that even the poorest among us can afford it. No one willingly falls sick but when he comes to healthcare consumption, the patient becomes an irrational consumer. This is determined by the demand: by the patient because of fear or anxiety. created by the providers. created by laboratories, pharmace...

Full article: http://www.sgpolitics.net/?p=7418

Tweets

Healthcare is not a commodity, and we believe that market forces have no part to play in the financing or...

Healthcare is not a commodity, and we believe t...

yoursdp.org 13 Mar '12, 4am

All these demands do not result in better healthcare. The only way to keep healthcare affordable and good is to find ways ...

Healthcare: A comparison between the PAP and SD...

yoursdp.org 19 Mar '12, 1am

PAP The total amount the country spent on healthcare in 2012 was about $12 billion. The Government's portion was only $4 b...

SDP Healthcare Plan: Scrap Medisave And Increase Govt Spending: Singaore Democratic Party.

SDP Healthcare Plan: Scrap Medisave And Increas...

yoursdp.org 17 Mar '12, 4pm

Do away with the '3M' system (Medisave, Medifund and Medishield) and pay all our healthcare expenditure through a single p...

"'Quality healthcare' need not be pricy. But un...

yoursdp.org 17 Mar '12, 2am

Health is not a commodity but a fundamental human need. Singapore’s healthcare system needs to re-modelled and financed ho...

SDP healthcare plan: Scrap Medisave and increase govt spending: Singapore Democrats 17 March 2012 Do away with t...

SDP healthcare plan: Scrap Medisave and increas...

sgpolitics.net 17 Mar '12, 8pm

SDP healthcare plan: Scrap Medisave and increase govt spending March 18, 2012 by admin Filed under: Current Affairs and Po...

There has been much interest generated in the S...

yoursdp.org 22 Mar '12, 9am

scrapping the 3M system of Medisave, Medifund and Medishield and return the Medisave money to one's CPF Ordinary Account, ...

S'poreans more satisfied but ...: Since 2007, t...

todayonline.com 14 Mar '12, 9pm

SINGAPORE - Even as the national customer satisfaction index rose last year to its highest recorded, satisfaction levels f...

Cartoonist Leslie Chew created these impressions of the PAP's healthcare system

Cartoonist Leslie Chew created these impression...

yoursdp.org 19 Mar '12, 1pm

Cartoonist Leslie Chew created these impressions of the PAP's healthcare system and the SDP's alternative plan. His other ...

Singapore 2011 down to 1.2 births/women:->3 options: Disapear; imigration or more gender equity

Singapore 2011 down to 1.2 births/women:->3 opt...

singstat.gov.sg 14 Mar '12, 4pm

Some figures are provisional and may be subject to revision. $ Singapore Dollar na not available 1 Total population compri...

Unemployed should not get free healthcare: Yaho...

sg.news.yahoo.com 20 Mar '12, 2pm

The idea of a national healthcare fund does not seem to appeal to some Singaporeans, even though this indicates significan...

The SDP Healthcare Care Plan Made Simple: Singa...

yoursdp.org 22 Mar '12, 10am

scrapping the 3M system of Medisave, Medifund and Medishield and return the Medisave money to one's CPF Ordinary Account, ...

ARTICLE: The future of fuel: The future of #hyd...

renewableenergyfocus.com 20 Mar '12, 10am

Hydrogen carries a well deserved reputation for being the clean fuel, and offering a route away from the continuous pollut...

@hajar18 @somelikeithot spotted

tonguechic.com 23 Mar '12, 3am

You may have seen Style Snaps of the ultra stylish at the FMFA 2012 here . Now we present you the continuation of the 12-h...

Even as our Healthcare Advisory Panel works on pushing for reform of our healthcare system, our ground campaign...

Even as our Healthcare Advisory Panel works on ...

yoursdp.org 21 Mar '12, 2am

Even as our Healthcare Advisory Panel works on pushing for reform of our healthcare system , our ground campaign teams con...