May 31, 2018 | Giving & PhilanthropyNursingAllied Health 

$75,000 gifts boost training opportunities for eye nurses

The generous donations have paved the way for nurses at Singapore National Eye Centre (SNEC) to be trained to perform eye injections and give advice to patients to ease the burden on doctors as demand for specialist eye care increases.

November 20, 2017 | Clinical Care and InnovationAllied HealthPhoto StoryUpclose 

No longer lost

Liver cirrhosis, an irreversible scarring of the liver, caused Mdm Yee to become a shell of who she formerly was. The complexity of her condition called for a myriad of treatments from different specialists. Instead of working in silos with each specialist examining only one part of the problem, the SingHealth Duke-NUS Liver Transplant Centre brought together healthcare professionals from across disciplines to treat Mdm Yee holistically.

October 12, 2017 | Clinical Care and InnovationUpcloseAllied Health 

From grief to gift

How our Medical Social Workers and Transplant Coordinators work together to help families come to terms with brain death.

May 16, 2017 | Allied Health 

SingHealth Polyclinics forms allied health department

Mrs Pauline Lo appointed Director of Allied Health, SingHealth Polyclinics.

March 22, 2017 | Allied HealthClinical Care and InnovationEventsUpclose 

Art-based therapies as personalised medicine

Renowned art therapist and research psychologist Dr Cathy Malchiodi explains the relevance of art-based therapy in healthcare today, and how patients can find common healing grounds in art-based therapy.

December 21, 2016 | Safety & QualityClinical Care and InnovationAdministration in HealthcareAllied Health 

Sorting out the medication clutter

Pharmacies across SingHealth institutions improve availability and harmonise prices of drugs.

June 28, 2016 | Clinical Care and InnovationAllied Health 

Cancer survivorship programme proves beneficial for patients

A structured programme trialed by the National Cancer Centre Singapore and the National University of Singapore has proven to help reduce post-treatment side effects for breast cancer survivors.

June 08, 2016 | Allied Health 

Meet our Orthoptists: more than meets the eye

Meet our Orthoptists, who specialise in diagnosis and management of eye movement and coordination problems.

May 30, 2016 | Allied HealthClinical Care and InnovationSingapore Health 

Physiotherapist relieves pressure at A&E

Since February 2012, a physiotherapist has been attached to SGH's Department of Emergency Medicine, preventing unnecessary admission for some patients and allowing doctors to focus on those in more critical condition.

May 24, 2016 | Academic MedicineAllied HealthResearch 

Looking beyond practical needs of the elderly

Giving elderly patients a choice in their own care can better support them in their course of illness.