15 Jan '12, 9pm

Healthcare scheme gets new lease of life: He added: "So words like 'assist' is important because it actually ass...

SINGAPORE - Amid the Government's renewed push to create awareness of the enhanced Primary Care Partnership Scheme (PCPS) - which underwent a name change yesterday - 5,300 residents have applied to join the scheme since applications for the reworked scheme opened on Dec 22. According to Ministry of Health (MOH) statistics, the figure - spanning a period of three weeks - is twice the monthly average. The scheme was officially launched yesterday with a new name: The Community Health Assist Scheme (CHAS). Speaking on the sidelines of a visit to Chua Chu Kang Community Club where residents were encouraged to sign up for the scheme, Health Minister Gan Kim Yong said: "To the residents, (the term PCPS) is not very meaningful. Not just residents, some MPs have feedback to me ... (that) actually it's quite difficult to understand what PCPS was about." The new name "will reflect be...

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