Health, Aging, and Retirement Adequacy

Parliamentary Questions

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SUFFICIENCY OF NUMBER OF PRACTISING PSYCHIATRISTS AND PSYCHOLOGISTS IN SINGAPORE

5 October 2021

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MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT FOR FRONTLINE INDIVIDUALS REPEATEDLY EXPOSED TO QUARANTINE ORDERS AT DEDICATED QUARANTINE FACILITIES

4 October 2021

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NUMBER OF CARDIAC ARREST EMERGENCIES TAKEN PLACE IN PARKS AND PARK CONNECTORS WHERE AUTOMATED EXTERNAL DEFIBRILLATORS WERE USED AND USAGE AND PROMOTION OF MYRESPONDER APP

4 October 2021

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MEDIAN AND AVERAGE WAITING TIMES FOR PATIENTS AT INSTITUTE OF MENTAL HEALTH IN VIEW OF REFURBISHMENT AND IMPROVEMENT WORKS

13 September 2021

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PROPOSAL TO UPDATE NATIONAL SURVEY ON INFORMAL CARE TO REFLECT CHANGING CARE PATTERNS

3 August 2021

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PLANS TO INCREASE TAKE-UP RATE OF CAREGIVERS TRAINING GRANT AND WIDEN SUPPORT FOR CARERS SUPPORTING ELDERLY OR SICK FAMILY MEMBERS

3 August 2021

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NUMBER OF NURSING HOMES, AVAILABLE BEDS AND AVERAGE OCCUPANCY RATES

3 August 2021

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PROPORTION OF SELF-EMPLOYED PERSONS THAT COULD NOT RECEIVE COVID-19 RECOVERY GRANTS DUE TO INSUFFICIENT MEDISAVE PAYMENTS

2 August 2021

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PROPOSAL FOR MEDISAVE CONTRIBUTION REQUIREMENTS TO BE LOWERED TEMPORARILY TO ALLOW SELF-EMPLOYED PERSONS TO QUALIFY FOR WORKFARE INCOME SUPPLEMENT

2 August 2021

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TAKE-UP RATE FOR COMMUNITY HEALTH ASSESSMENT TEAM'S SERVICES SINCE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

27 July 2021

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STATISTICS ON NUMBER OF SUICIDES AND ATTEMPTED SUICIDES BY AGE GROUP IN PAST FIVE YEARS AND PROGRAMMES AND FUNDS DEDICATED TO PREVENTION SERVICES AND PROMOTING AWARENESS OF WARNING SIGNS

26 July 2021

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RATIONALE FOR EXCLUSION OF WAIST CIRCUMFERENCE MEASUREMENT IN OBESITY SCREENING UNDER SCREEN FOR LIFE PROGRAMME

26 July 2021

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DECLARATION OF MENTAL HEALTH CONDITIONS IN PRE-EMPLOYMENT MEDICAL EXAMINATION

5 July 2021

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EVALUATION OF SANOTIZE'S NITRIC OXIDE NASAL SPRAY (NONS) FOR USE IN SINGAPORE

5 July 2021

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GOVERNMENT SPEND ON PREVENTIVE CARE AS A PROPORTION OF OVERALL SPENDING ON HEALTHCARE EXPENDITURE

11 May 2021

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STREAMLINING PROCESS OF MAKING SIMPLE WILLS

11 May 2021

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BREAKDOWN OF NUMBER OF BODY DISMORPHIC DISORDER AND EATING DISORDER CASES TREATED IN PAST FIVE YEARS BY CONDITION, AGE AND GENDER AND EFFORTS TO PROMOTE EARLY DIAGNOSIS OF SUCH DISORDERS

11 May 2021

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STATISTICS ON NUMBER OF HAND, FOOD AND MOUTH DISEASE CASES AND PRE-SCHOOL CLOSURES TO BREAK CYCLE OF TRANSMISSION

11 May 2021

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CRITERIA FOR INCLUSION OF MEDICAL SPECIALISTS INTO INSURER'S PANEL FOR INTEGRATED SHIELD PLANS

10 May 2021

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PLANS TO RECOGNISE ART THERAPISTS AS ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONALS UNDER ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONS ACT

10 May 2021

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CRITERIA FOR INCLUSION OF MEDICAL SPECIALISTS INTO INSURER'S PANEL FOR INTEGRATED SHIELD PLANS

10 May 2021

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TOTAL NUMBER OF BEDS FOR CLASSES A, B1, B2 AND C WARDS IN ALL PUBLIC HOSPITALS

10 May 2021

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NUMBER OF SUCCESSFUL APPLICATIONS FOR HOME CAREGIVING GRANT

5 April 2021

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TAKE-UP RATE OF SCREEN FOR LIFE PROGRAMME

5 April 2021

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APPLICATIONS FOR RARE DISEASE FUND

5 April 2021

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REJECTION OF DRIVING LICENCE APPLICATIONS DUE TO APPLICANTS' MENTAL ILLNESS

1 March 2021

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REJECTION OF DRIVING LICENCE APPLICATIONS DUE TO APPLICANTS' MENTAL ILLNESS

1 March 2021

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TAKE-UP RATE OF NATIONAL ADULT IMMUNISATION SCHEDULE IN 2020

16 February 2021

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NUMBER AND PERCENTAGE OF ACTIVE AND INACTIVE CPF MEMBERS WHO HAVE MET DIFFERENT RETIREMENT SUMS UPON TURNING 55

16 February 2021

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PLANS TO EXTEND SCAMALERT.SG SERVICE TO WHATSAPP AND TELEGRAM FOR BETTER OUTREACH TO SENIORS

16 February 2021

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CONDUCTING EMERGENCY AND CRITICAL MEDICAL EVALUATION AND DIAGNOSTIC TESTS DURING WEEKENDS AND PUBLIC HOLIDAYS AND INSTITUTING BASELINE LEVEL OF DIAGNOSTIC CAPACITY

16 February 2021

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APPLICATIONS MADE FOR RARE DISEASE FUND

2 February 2021

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EXPANDING CLINICAL TRAINING AND SUPERVISION PROGRAMMES FOR STUDENTS OF CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY TO INCREASE FUTURE HEADCOUNT IN PUBLIC HEALTHCARE SYSTEM

2 February 2021

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DETENTION AND TREATMENT UNDER MENTAL HEALTH (CARE AND TREATMENT) ACT

2 February 2021

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MEDIAN WAITING TIME FOR APPOINTMENT FOR NON-EMERGENCY DENTAL SERVICES AT POLYCLINICS IN LAST THREE YEARS

2 February 2021

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IMPACT OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC ON WAITING TIME FOR ADMISSION TO NURSING HOMES

1 February 2021

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CONCORD INTERNATIONAL HOSPITAL'S SUSPENSION OF OPERATIONS

1 February 2021

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PREVENTING DOCTORS FROM ISSUING INSUFFICIENT MEDICAL LEAVE

5 January 2021

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AVERAGE WAITING TIME FOR OUTPATIENT APPOINTMENTS AT SPECIALIST CLINICS AT RESTRUCTURED HOSPITALS IN EACH MONTH OF 2020

4 January 2021

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HEALTH AND LIFE INSURANCE FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

4 January 2021

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SAFEGUARDS FOR ELDERLY AND VULNERABLE USERS AS MORE GOVERNMENT SERVICES MOVE TO SINGPASS DIGITAL PLATFORM

4 January 2021

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UNDUE INFLUENCE OF PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANIES' MARKETING INCENTIVES ON HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS

4 January 2021

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APPLICATIONS FOR DRUG SUBSIDY UNDER MEDICATION ASSISTANCE FUND PLUS SCHEME

3 November 2020

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NATIONAL DEMENTIA TESTING AND SUPPORT PLAN

3 November 2020

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REVIEW OF CPF BASIC RETIREMENT SUM REQUIREMENTS IN LIGHT OF ECONOMIC CRISIS CAUSED BY COVID-19 PANDEMIC

2 November 2020

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ADJUSTMENTS IN MEDISHIELD LIFE PREMIUMS GIVEN DIFFICULT CLIMATE

2 November 2020

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IMPACT OF NATIONAL WAGES COUNCIL 2020/2021 GUIDELINES ON CPF CONTRIBUTIONS ON LOCAL EMPLOYEES

2 November 2020

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REVIEWING HEALTHCARE SERVICES SUPPORT SCHEMES FOR HEALTHCARE INFLATION

6 October 2020

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NUMBER OF PATIENTS WHO HAD REACHED ANNUAL MEDISAVE WITHDRAWAL LIMIT ALLOWED UNDER CHRONIC DISEASE MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME AND OUTPATIENT FLEXI-MEDISAVE SCHEME IN LAST FIVE YEARS

5 October 2020

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NUMBER OF PATIENTS TREATED IN POLYCLINICS AND CHAS CLINICS FOR CHRONIC CONDITIONS NOT INCLUDED IN CHRONIC DISEASE MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME IN LAST FIVE YEARS

5 October 2020

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NUMBER OF PATIENTS WHO HAD REACHED MONTHLY MEDISAVE WITHDRAWAL LIMITS FOR RENAL DIALYSIS OUTPATIENT TREATMENT AND FOR CHEMOTHERAPY IN LAST FIVE YEARS

5 October 2020

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STATISTICS ON CPF MEMBERS AGED BETWEEN 21 AND 60 NOT COVERED UNDER DEPENDANTS' PROTECTION SCHEME

5 October 2020

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TRENDS OF HEALTHCARE CHARGES DUE TO GREATER ACCESS TO INSURANCE THAT REDUCES INDIVIDUAL COST-SHARING BURDEN

5 October 2020

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SUPPORT FOR STUDENTS FACING MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES IN SCHOOLS

5 October 2020

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ADDRESSING MENTAL HEALTH CHALLENGES FACED BY FOREIGN WORKERS AFFECTED BY ISOLATION AT DORMITORIES

4 September 2020

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REASONS FOR RECENT SURGE IN DENGUE CASES

4 September 2020