14 Aug '11, 3pm

Elderly healthcare review "timely"

SINGAPORE: Members of Parliament (MPs) on Sunday welcomed the reviews made in Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's National Day Rally speech, describing them as timely. In his Mandarin speech, Mr Lee said the government is focusing on addressing healthcare concerns for seniors. So, there will be more Medifund support for lower-income households, to go for rehabilitation or other elderly care services. Mr Lee said there is a need to increase capacity and support for nursing homes. Some pointed out the changes would cater to the needs of an ageing population. MP for Tampines Group Representation Constituency (GRC) Baey Yam Keng said: "Certainly, this is good news for Singaporeans. "As you know, we have an ageing population -- there are fewer children to take care of parents now. So, with increasing healthcare costs that's certainly a concern. And I think it'd be good to tap on M...

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