Health Insurance Task Force

In print this week

Health insurers accountable for higher costs; industry reforms, checks and balances needed

SINGAPORE (Aug 6): When K Leela, 68, was diagnosed with kidney failure about a decade ago, she panicked about the cost. The homemaker needs to have dialysis at least twice a week, for life. Her husband works as a hotel bellhop, and they have three childre

Insurance premiums under scrutiny as healthcare costs continue to rise unabated

SINGAPORE (Feb 16): In 2014, Patrick Tan underwent several surgical procedures as a result of two accidents suffered while playing football. Eighteen months later, his medical bill was an astronomical $400,000. At the time, he and his wife, Audrey, were e