29 Feb '12, 3pm

Affordable Medical Care in Singapore.... 贪婪

Affordable Medical Care in Singapore.... 贪婪

It is not hard to predict what is going to happen in the coming years unless our healthcare system is revamped. The rise in medical cost has outstripped median income growth and low income families cannot even hope to keep up with the pace of increase. Our current system has left many people uninsured or under-insured falling through the cracks. Many Singapore families are just one serious illness away from financial catastrophe. There are important lessons to be learnt from the American healthcare reforms that took place shortly after Obama took office. The 1st lesson is if you wait for to long to do something, you face the risk of the problem becoming intractable. You will be left with only bad options. Singapore has all the elements that result in the healthcare crisis in America - we have a large income gap, we have no single payer system, we allow a large part of our ...

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