Man, 65, gets 2 free knee transplants
The Life Renewed programme, which was launched in 2013, is supported by the Khazanah IHH Healthcare Fund. It has sponsored 166 medical treatments for financially needy Singaporeans and permanent residents.
Parkway East Hospital, which has done 15 total knee replacements under this scheme, is looking to sponsor five more cases of total knee replacements by Sept 30 this year.
To be eligible, applicants must be Singapore citizens or permanent residents with an average household income of less than $1,100. Interested applicants may contact Parkway East Hospital at 6340-8680.