Most SOPs, emphasize on using physical, even brutal or harsh measures, of handling mentally ill people, such as the usage of straitjackets by the police.
This policy brief highlights patient-centric opportunities to improve the response to mental health issues.
It is unfortunate that there was no announcement of the development of a long-term solution to healthcare financing such as a social health insurance scheme for all.
Public caning has long-term, devastating consequences to a person’s mental health and self-esteem.
Only one in 10 Malaysians who carry the Hepatitis C virus has been diagnosed and know their status.