February 17, 2017 | Regional Health SystemClinical Care and InnovationAdministration in Healthcare 

Buddying up for regional health

A Regional Health System (RHS) Advance was recently organised by SingHealth and EHA to encourage staff to come together and gain a deeper understanding of the various integrated care initiatives and community-based programmes led by both organisations.

January 27, 2017 | Administration in HealthcarePublication 

Changes to system are a healthy move

Four health ministers, four reorganisations. Senior Health Correspondent for The Straits Times Salma Khalik explains why the restructurings have been a necessary process for Singapore.

January 23, 2017 | Administration in HealthcareEducation 

Duke-NUS appoints new Director of its Neuroscience and Behavioural Disorders Programme

Duke-NUS has appointed Prof Zhang Su-Chun as Director of its Neuroscience and Behavioural Disorders Signature Research Programme. Prof Zhang's appointment takes effect on 1 March 2017.

January 20, 2017 | Administration in HealthcareClinical Care and InnovationUpclose 

The right place to be

Two doctors found their calling in improving quality of care and patient safety after exploring the less-travelled path in healthcare.

January 20, 2017 | Administration in HealthcareRegional Health System 

SingHealth to merge with EHA in public healthcare restructuring

The Ministry of Health announced that it will reorganise the public healthcare system into three integrated clusters to better meet the nation’s future healthcare needs, such as an ageing population, increased chronic disease burned and growth in healthcare manpower and spending.

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.

November 08, 2016 | Administration in HealthcareClinical Care and Innovation 

To facilitate giving is a privilege

The simple act of honouring organ donors’ hopes and beliefs can be key in overcoming organ donation challenges.

September 15, 2016 | Safety & QualityAdministration in Healthcare 

Keeping it reel

Two doctors were watching TV together, sharing a bag of chips on stage at the auditorium in Academia. The set up was entertaining, but they were tackling a serious theme: conflict of interest in interacting with the pharmaceutical industry.

July 20, 2016 | Academic MedicineAdministration in Healthcare 

Improving the healthcare system | Part 1: Healthcare in need of a boost

This first article in a nine-part series with the SingHealth Office of Strategy Management will provide an overview of how the SingHealth Duke-NUS Academic Medical Centre (AMC) is approaching the health challenges facing the nation.

March 29, 2016 | UpcloseAdministration in Healthcare 

Compassionate Leadership – What legacy do you want to leave behind?

Ms Olivia Khoo shares with us from her own personal experiences as a Master Medical Social Worker and leader on the importance of weaving compassion into the way we act around others.