Ever since the global spread of Covid-19, everyone has been fanatical about cleanliness, stocking up on surgical masks, hand sanitisers and more. Not since SARS have Singaporeans been this careful about hygiene.
Beyond being terrified of getting coughed and sneezed at, many are also worried about the treatment costs involved.
Since this is a new virus, we don’t really know what to expect. While there are reports that some people have gotten better on their own, complications can result in months of hospitalisation. Plus, we don’t really know about the long-term effects of Covid-19 on one’s health.
Insurers have responded by stepping up their policies. Here are some health insurance providers who have Covid-19 coverage as part of their offerings: