Tag: CareShield Life

‘We can hold the gov’t accountable for the money they are collecting for CareShield...

Singapore – Opposition Singapore Democratic Party chairman, Dr Paul Tambyah focused discussions on a long-term care insurance scheme called CareShield Life, noting the public...

Parliament passes Bill making long-term disability insurance mandatory by mid 2020

Singapore— On Monday, September 2, the CareShield Life and Long-Term Care Bill was passed, making long-term disability insurance mandatory for those born from 1980...

Almost 10,000 signatures but no response from gov’t on Careshield petition

The online petition calling on the government to review the higher Careshield Life premiums for women has garnered almost 10,000 signatures so far. Started in...

Greater political judgement in policy-making needed: Inderjit Singh on CareShield Life

Former People’s Action Party (PAP) Member of Parliament (MP) Inderjit Singh expressed some of his views on pertinent questions raised about government-run scheme CareShield...

Careshield Life – a national scheme riddled with questions, and sexism

The government’s new iteration of Eldershield, named Careshield Life, was lauded by most when it was first announced some weeks ago. Since then, however,...

Health Minister Gan Kim Yong insists CareShield Life “is a key pillar of our...

In a debate in parliament about the compulsory long-term insurance scheme CareShield Life, Health Minister Gan Kim Yong said that it was "more than...

Are CareShield Life premiums too high that reserves would outweigh pay-outs in future? :...

In his speech during the debate on the new long-term disability insurance, CareShield Life, Workers’ Party Non-Constituency Member of Parliament (NCMP) Leon Perera asked...

Sylvia Lim expresses “worrying concerns” about CareShield Life’s rigid eligibility criteria, and how women...

Yesterday, Health Minister Gan Kim Yong started a debate on the new long-term disability insurance, CareShield Life that saw members of the Workers’ Party...
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