In addition, the MAC has been set up by the DBB to assist brethren who seek medical advice or a second opinion. As drug costs and hospitalization charges have also increased incessantly, the DBB has constantly advised brethren to obtain hospitalization insurance. Application Forms for such hospitalization insurance are available from the District Secretariat. Brethren requiring monetary assistance with their hospitalization expenses are reminded that the MAC Application Form must be submitted prior to hospitalization. Please be forewarned that from 1st January 2005, the DBB will NOT entertain any retrospective applications for assistance.
In case of an Emergency (operation, hospitalization or whatever), the following are to be contacted if DBB assistance is sought -