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​Preparing For Admission


Watch out patient journey video to find out more about the care we provide at SCH!

Inpatient Services

  • Admission to SCH can only be done through referral from partnering healthcare institutions.
  • Appointment for admission is made by prior arrangement with SCH.

​Please speak to your doctor for more information on your stay at a community hospital.

Documents to bring

Please bring along the original documents of the following to register for your admission:

  • NRIC / Permanent Resident document / passport
  • Medical reports
  • Laboratory / X-ray results
  • Any other medical health reports available
  • Referral letter
  • Civil Servant Card
  • Medical Exemption / Medical Fee Assistance / Public Assistance Card

If you have the following documents, please bring them along:

  • Letter of Guarantee from Employer
  • Medical Claim Authorisation Form (MCAF)
  • Means-Test Declaration Form
  • Medisave Account Holder's NRIC


For non-subsidised patients, a deposit is required upon admission. The deposit amount varies with the type of services required.


Please notify the Business Office of any cancellation prior to your admission.

  • Outram Community Hospital, Business Office at 6970 3000 / 3001
  • Sengkang Community Hospital, Business Office at 6930 7000 / 6930

    Monday to Thursday: 8:30am to 5:30pm
    Friday: 8:30am to 5:00pm
    Saturday: 8:30am to 12:30pm
    Closed on Sunday and PHs

​Our Business Liaison Officers will provide you with information on the available financing schemes to help you make an informed decision on your ward type. 

About SCH

About SCH

Being Singapore's only cluster of community hospitals allows us to shape the way we deliver person-centred care to patients. 
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