A move to force private hospitals to be more transparent on charges is just part of a drive to radically reform the medical sector and encourage patients to go private, government sources say. Photo: David Wong

Transparency on hospital charges is just part of big health-sector overhaul

Government sources say billing rules will tie in with insurance reforms to encourage patients to go private and ease burden on public sector

A move to force private hospitals to be more transparent on charges is just part of a drive to radically reform the medical sector and encourage patients to go private, government sources say. Photo: David Wong
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