Comparison

Comparison (BPDC vs Lab vs Hospital vs GP Clinic)

No.

Services

BPDC

Lab

Hospital

GP Clinic

Services

1. Lab tests Available Available Available Available
2. Pap smear Available Available Available Available
3. Consultation by medical officer/specialist Available Available Available
4. Dispensary/pharmacy services Available Available Available
5. Resting ECG Available Available Available
6. Ultrasound procedures Available Available Available
7. Chest x-ray Available Available Available
8. Vaccination Available Available Available
9. Stress test Available Available
10. Bone Mineral Density Test Available Available
11. Lung Function Test Available Available
12. Audiometry Available Available
13. Mammogram Available Available
14. Body Composition Analysis Available
15. Hearing Aid Available
16. Travel Kit Available
17. Flu Kit Available
18. Wellness Coaching Available
19. Occupational Health Services Available

Personnel

20. Specialist doctor (ENT, Pathologist, Radiologist, Physician) Available Available Available
21. Medical doctor Available Available Available
22. Qualified Nurse Available Available
23. Dietician Available Available
24. Nutritionist Available Available
25. Radiographer Available Available
26. Audiologist Available Available
27. Pharmacist Available Available
28. Sonographer Available Available
29. Operation back-up by a team of professionals (IT, engineer, accountant etc) Available Available

Pricings

30. Competitive pricing. Packages well designed to give the best value for money compared to similar services elsewhere Available

Results Turn-Around-Time

31. 1-2 days Available

Report Collection & Consultation

32. Nationwide network to enable result collection, doctor consultation or follow-up. Available
33. Professional personnel focus on early disease detection and prevention as it requires different experience and skills from treating sick patients Available

Referral

34. Referral to doctor of choice. No “over referral” vs. hospitals Available

Data Storage

35. Diagnostic tests in digital format, enable data storage and retrieval anytime Available Available
36. Digital result recording available to improve accuracy, minimize human error and facilitates Dr for proper assessment of a patient’s health Available Available

Customization

37. Packages Available
38. Result reporting format Available
39. Group invoicing/accounting format Available

Others

40. Patients under the care of permanently based doctors who have been well trained in performing diagnostic tests and health screening Available
41. One-stop services under one roof with workflow designed to cater for health screening. All services conducted relatively quicker and efficiently Available
42. Non-hospital setting results in
a) Personalized attention
b) Efficient service
c) Comfortable environment
d) Minimize risk of contracting infectious diseases in hospital/clinic which cater for sick patients
Available
43. Sharing with ill patients limit space and comfort Available Available
44. Posh design and high cost transfer to patients/customers Available
45. Being centre for disease treatment, there will be more tendencies to include more invasive procedures in screening program attempting to discover every minor condition in the body through invasive procedures without apparent indication which is not practical. This could cause unnecessary harm and financial burden Available