November 01, 2018 | Allied Health 

Meet SingHealth Speech Therapists

Speech therapy is a multifaceted discipline that focuses on the diagnosis and management of swallowing and communication disorders in children and adults. Meet SingHealth Speech Therapists who manage these conditions and walk alongside our patients throughout their rehabilitation journey.

October 10, 2018 | Allied Health 

Meet SingHealth hearing health professionals

In conjunction with World Audiologists’ Day, SingHealth celebrates with our Hearing Health Professionals

October 08, 2018 | Allied HealthAwards & Recognition 

In conversation with SingHealth transplant coordinators

The annual SingHealth Transplant Appreciation Ceremony honours the contributions of exemplary transplant staff and their dedication towards patient care. We shine the spotlight on this year’s Outstanding Transplant Coordinator Award recipients, Khoo Yik Cheong and Tee Ping Sing.

October 02, 2018 | Allied Health 

Meet SingHealth transplant coordinators

Transplant coordinators play an important role to facilitate the gift of life to transplant patients and their loved ones. Meet SingHealth’s transplant coordinators who help ensure that patients receive comprehensive and quality care.

October 01, 2018 | Allied HealthClinical Care and Innovation 

From deaf to hearing

The arrival of a newborn is often a joyous occasion. However, about 5 in 1,000 of these babies have some degree of hearing loss from birth. Olivia Wee, an Auditory-Verbal Therapist, helps her patients thrive despite their disability, with the aid of technology.

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.