17 Mar '12, 2am

"'Quality healthcare' need not be pricy. But under the PAP, our people have been conditioned to think that good...

Health is not a commodity but a fundamental human need. Singapore’s healthcare system needs to re-modelled and financed holistically to achieve this policy objective. The SDP National Healthcare Plan: Caring For All Singaporeans addresses the issue of "affordability" - a key concern for many Singaporeans, as in many other countries – about whether our citizens can afford their medical needs. What our team of medical experts emphasize in this Plan is that healthcare is not a consumer good and that we should not base the provision of healthcare on a purely economic model. "Quality healthcare" need not be pricy. But under the PAP, our people have been conditioned to think that good healthcare means you have to pay through your nose for it. At the SDP, we are of the view that if financed appropriately and administered responsibly, quality healthcare can be made affordable for ...

Full article: http://yoursdp.org/index.php/news/singapore/5174-needs-ba...

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