February 13, 2018 | Clinical Care and Innovation 

Community Cord Blood Banking launched in Singapore

The Singapore Cord Blood Bank (SCBB) now offers family storage service, under its Community Cord Blood Banking service.

February 08, 2018 | Global HealthAdministration in Healthcare 

SingHealth and Sri Lanka Health Ministry sign MOU to launch quality assurance programme in Sri Lanka

SingHealth and the Sri Lanka Ministry of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine, signed a Memorandum of Understanding on 5 February 2018 to mark the official launch of the “Quality Assurance through Clinical Leadership” programme.

February 05, 2018 | Regional Health SystemPhoto Story 

Providing palliative patients with dignified, holistic care

At Bright Vision Hospital (BVH), palliative care is more than just about relieving pain and physical symptoms. It’s about treating patients holistically – body, mind and soul.

February 05, 2018 | Clinical Care and InnovationEvents 

What would you do to go the extra mile for patients?

From learning multiple languages to overcoming a fear of blood, these healthcare superstars have gone above and beyond what their jobs demand for the sake of our patients.

February 01, 2018 | UpcloseAwards & Recognition 

Meet SingHealth’s first female Emeritus Consultant

Prof Chay Oh Moh from KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital has been awarded as the first female Emeritus Consultant in SingHealth. She has served in healthcare for 40 years.

January 30, 2018 | Giving & Philanthropy 

Want to strengthen philanthropic partnerships? Be a better listener

Setting clear institutional priorities, tuning in to potential donors’ point of view and knowing potential pitfalls are key to driving support, shares Prof Tan Chorh Chuan.

January 26, 2018 | Photo StoryGiving & Philanthropy 

The 8 year old who ran for hope

Among the 10,000 participants at Run for Hope on 21 January was Calihashim, an eight year old whose mother is battling multiple cancers.

January 23, 2018 | UpcloseRegional Health SystemClinical Care and Innovation 

What my patients want

How do you answer the question "What do my patients want?" Dr Daniel Quah, Consultant at National Cancer Centre Singapore, shares his thoughts.

January 23, 2018 | Regional Health SystemClinical Care and Innovation 

Community scheme to tackle diabetes to be expanded to western part of Singapore

Under the Health Peers Programme, launched by Changi General Hospital and South East CDC, volunteers reach out to residents who are diabetic or may be at risk of the condition, to create awareness of diabetes prevention and management.

January 22, 2018 | Clinical Care and Innovation 

Post-transplant drug regimen is a juggle

Transplant patients have to take a long list of medications, which can be a hassle and difficult to remember.