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Health Screening in the Northeast

Health screening in Northeast Singapore is conducted by Sengkang General Hospital.


To screen for Screening Test

Obesity

 

Height and Weight measurement

Body Mass Index (BMI) Calculation

High Blood PressureBlood Pressure Measurement
DiabetesFasting Blood Glucose*
High CholesterolFasting  Lipids*
Lifestyle habitsLifestyle Questionnaire

 

*You will need to fast for at least 8 hours before the time of your screening.
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Who can sign up

You are eligible for health screening if you are a Singaporean aged 40 years and above, with no known chronic diseases (diabetes, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol) and have not undergone any health screening for these conditions in the past 3 years.

You are residing in any of these constituencies:

  1. Sengkang Central
  2. Sengkang West
  3. Sengkang South
  4. Punggol East
  5. Punggol North
  6. Punggol West
  7. Punggol Coast

 

Results Collection and Follow Up

You can collect your screening results 3 weeks after the screening date, at your selected GP clinic within the SKH GP Network. The GP will provide clinical consultation and personalised lifestyle advice. The GP will also advise on any further clinical follow-up, blood tests, and start you on medications, if necessary. 

Residents with suboptimal results are encouraged to attend lifestyle coaching sessions at SingHealth Community Health Posts.  Each session lasts about 30 minutes to 1 hour and includes:

  • Weight management counselling 
  • Smoking cessation counselling
  • Dietary counselling
  • Health coaching for behavioral and lifestyle modifications
  • Health education and health advice