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1-CARE: Is it fair for the people to pay? (Part III)

Many do not understand that there are 2 parts of the NHS. On one part, it is about improving the healthcare services. This is something that everybody support and demanded. The second part of NHS is about financing. The people want the government to fund it without taxing the people further. In Singapore, the government imposed Medisave as intended to reduce the over-utilization of healthcare services. In Malaysia overutilization of health care services can be widely seen. I am sure many of us have seen people taking huge amount of drugs from hospital but do not consume them. They did it because they don’t pay for it.

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