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Galen Moots Coordinating Minister for Health and Women, Family and Community Development - CodeBlue

Galen Moots Coordinating Minister for Health and Women, Family and Community Development – CodeBlue

KUALA LUMPUR, November 26 – The Galen Center for Health and Social Policy has proposed a minister to manage both the ministries of health and women’s, family and community development. Galen Center chief executive Azrul Mohd Khalib pointed out that currently there is no ministry specifically in charge of elderly care, amid an elderly care …

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The Muda Manifesto Boldly Evokes Social Health Insurance - CodeBlue

The Muda Manifesto Boldly Evokes Social Health Insurance – CodeBlue

KUALA LUMPUR, November 14 – Muda’s election manifesto pledges to introduce a wage-financed social health insurance scheme, the only political party to deal with health care financing for the health care system under -funded from Malaysia. According to the Malaysia National Health Accounts (MNHA) presentation in November 2021, Malaysia’s total health expenditure accounted for 4.7% …

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Harapan Leads Policy Debate on Elder Care in Ipoh Timor - CodeBlue

Harapan Leads Policy Debate on Elder Care in Ipoh Timor – CodeBlue

IPOH, Nov 7 – Pakatan Harapan (PH) candidate Howard Lee Chuan How is pushing for policy talks on elderly care in the country’s oldest state, Perak, as the 15th general election campaign kicks off. Lee – who is running for parliament for the first time in Ipoh Timor, held by the DAP since 2004 – …

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Policymaking Learns Lessons from GEG's Costly Tobacco Failure - CodeBlue

Policymaking Learns Lessons from GEG’s Costly Tobacco Failure – CodeBlue

Before the Covid-19 pandemic, most health-related legislation was regularly passed by Parliament, without too much fanfare or debate, as health was considered apolitical and politicians generally trusted the technocrats in the Ministry of Health. Health. When the pandemic hit, elected officials from all political parties realized for the first time the need to assess the …

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