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Rm1 for medical care and medicine.

Is is still valid for a patient to pay RM1 to get a medical care in Malaysia?

This is not a post to clarify such thing but merely a thought of mine looking at how pity our healthcare system going on today.

Most non routine investigation we were unable to order anymore due to lack of budget to but reagent to run the test in the lab. Non routine does not really reflect the non routine-ness of the test. For example, to diagnose a thyroid problem you need thyroid function test and thyroid function test were not available in goverment hospital.

I've been asking for a lot of medication to be provided in my hospital but the number of medication in my hospital not increasing but decreasing. No budget to buy this no budget to buy that.

To get a scan, is a difficult thing to do. Some patient willing to pay to go to private hospital just for a scan. Not that we cannot give, but they do not want to wait for too long.

You can even compare private and goverment hospital surrounding. We used to …