Heart and Soul of Healthcare
SingHealth’s nurses are dedicated and highly skilled healthcare professionals. They are integral members of the healthcare team, with a strong commitment to delivering quality patient care. The career path of a SingHealth nurse is diverse and dynamic. There is a wide range of specialities and many different career tracks they can pursue.
Some of the specialised areas that nurses can develop their skills in include:
To find out more, visit our institutions' websites:
Snapshot of Nursing in SingHealth
SingHealth employs over 6000 Nurses across the group. They work in a variety of clinical settings and can progress their career along one of three professional tracks: Clinical, Management or Education. Click here to find out more.
SingHealth Alice Lee Institute of Advanced Nursing (IAN) was established in 2003 to ensure all SingHealth’s nursing and support staff undertake high quality training programmes. Programmes offered by IAN include, clinical teaching courses for nurses, career advancement for senior enrolled nurses as well as programmes for patient care and health-care assistants. To find out more, visit their website here.
Each year SingHealth’s Nurses celebrate Nurses' Day on or around 1 August by getting together for fun, food and games at the SGH Campus. Last year’s Nurses' Day, however, saw the staging of a musical - "Hey Florence" by a full cast of SingHealth nurses, with ticket proceeds going towards President's Challenge. Mr S R Nathan, former President was the guest of honour, with Health Minister Mr Gan Kim Yong joining the celebrations as well.