6. With these enhancements, Pioneers aged 88 and above in 2022 will continue to see their MediShield Life premiums fully covered. Younger Pioneers will have about two-thirds of their MediShield Life premiums covered.
Eligible MG Seniors will Receive a MediSave Top-Up of $200
7. The MG Package, which was introduced in 2019, supports our MG seniors to stay active and healthy and provides them with greater assurance over their healthcare costs in their silver years. More information on the benefits of the MG Package is at Annex B.
8. MG seniors will receive $200 in MediSave top-ups every year from 2019 to 2023. This is the fourth year that MG seniors are receiving their MediSave top-ups. The top-ups will amount to over $90 million this year.
Go Digital to Receive Your PG and MG MediSave Top-up Notification Earlier
9. Eligible Pioneers and MG seniors who have downloaded and completed their one-time set up on the Singpass app will receive the PG and MG MediSave top-up notifications in their app inbox by 21 June 2022, informing them of the amount of MediSave top-up they would be eligible for.
10. Those who have not set up their Singpass app, but have registered their mobile numbers with Singpass before 12 June 2022, will receive an SMS by 21 June 2022, notifying them on the amount of top-up they are eligible for. The rest of the eligible seniors will receive letters by end-June 2022.
11. To guard against scams, the SMS notification (sent by “MOF” or “MOH”) will only inform seniors of their benefits. Seniors will not be asked to reply to the SMS or provide any information to the sender. No messages on PG Package and MG Package will be sent via WhatsApp or other mobile app messaging platforms.
More Information on PG and MG Packages
13. For clarifications, seniors may call or email:
a. 1800 2222 888 (PG and MG Packages); 1800 650 6060 (healthcare matters); or b. firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com.