Tag: health insurance

Healthcare costs take toll on Asians, says study

December 7, 2012

WITH the lingering worldwide economic crunch, the purchasing power of money has weakened and spending distribution takes away a significant amount for healthcare costs which will balloon to almost ten-fold, according to a study by the Switzerland-based insurance provider, Swiss […]

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Nearly one-third of Insurance Money spent on Critically ill patients

June 29, 2012

TAIWAN – More than 27% of Taiwan’s National Health Insurance (NHI) premiums was allocated for the treatment of critically ill patients in 2011, the Bureau of National Health Insurance (NHI) said Wednesday. A total of 27.2% of NHI premiums was […]

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