|22 Dec 2009|
|SingHealth raises $300,000 for President's Challenge|
- 10,000 smiles collected for the President to mark the 10th anniversary of President’s Challenge
- SingHealth institutions undertook a range of healthcare-inspired community outreaches to support the charity
SingHealth today presented His Excellency, President S R Nathan, with a cheque for $300,000 at the closing ceremony of the four-month long fun(d) raising project, “Healthcare, I Care!” undertaken for this year’s President’s Challenge. The total donation exceeded the set target by 50 per cent.
|03 Nov 2009|
|SingHealth and SGH launch Singapore’s first bilingual health newspaper, Singapore Health|
|Singapore General Hospital (SGH) and SingHealth Group today launched the inaugural issue of Singapore Health – a newspaper reporting on health-related matters affecting Singaporeans.
|02 Oct 2009|
|Singapore partners India's leading healthcare group to enhance healthcare in North India|
SingHealth and two leading India healthcare organisations are collaborating to strengthen healthcare service delivery and management in hospitals in North India. This 1.2 million programme is enabled largely by a grant of approximately S$738,000 from Temasek Foundation, a Singapore-based philanthropic organisation. More than 500 doctors and administrators from North India are expected to benefit from this programme.
|31 Jul 2009|
|Celebrating SingHealth Nurses - Fabulous Inspiring Talent!|
SingHealth celebrated this year’s Nurses’ Day with a twist. With the current H1N1 situation, risk-mitigation measures have been taken when planning the celebrations. Extra thought and effort went into making it an equally festive and meaningful celebration to show appreciation for SingHealth nurses who are Fabulous Inspiring Talent (FIT).
|30 Jun 2009|
|SMU and SingHealth launch first healthcare graduate diploma in Singapore|
|SingHealth and Singapore Management University (SMU) launch Singapore's first Graduate Diploma in Healthcare Management & Leadership. This partnership combines strong expertise from Singapore’s leading players in management education and healthcare services, education and research. Targeted at medical doctors in Singapore, the Asia Pacific region and beyond, the graduate diploma aims to groom today’s savvy healthcare leaders for challenges ahead by equipping them with both healthcare management and business leadership skills.
|18 Jun 2009|
|SingHealth to enhance radiology management workflow and patient care with Microsoft healthcare technology|
|SingHealth and Microsoft announced a 10-year partnership to establish an integrated radiology management system, which will bring about improved radiology workflow and enhanced patient care across the healthcare group. This collaboration will, for the first time, see SingHealth and Microsoft participating in ongoing research on the features of this system, which will reflect the requirements of the SingHealth group, its clinicians, and its patients.
|06 Jun 2009|
|Medical social workers are key to holistic care for patients|
|As medical social workers in Singapore celebrate 60 years of their profession, their role has evolved to providing holistic care to a myriad of emotional, psychological, social and financial problems faced by patients and their families. In conjunction with celebrating this milestone, SingHealth launched a new book entitled "Tapestry of Care - Voices of Medical Social Workers" that contains 47 heartwarming stories contributed by 69 medical social workers in Singapore, describing the multi-faceted journeys they took with patients, and the defining moments that shaped their personal and professional lives.