May 25, 2018 | Singapore HealthClinical Care and Innovation 

Now, fewer surgeries cancelled

Better evaluation of patients before operations has reduced last-minute cancellations.

April 20, 2018 | Clinical Care and InnovationSingapore Health 

Myopia app works as the parent’s private eye

The battle against myopia in children has a new champion – an app that helps parents monitor the state of their children’s eyes.

April 10, 2018 | Clinical Care and InnovationSingapore Health 

Doorstep eye care for the old and frail

Older people with poor mobility can now get eye screening at their doorstep when this big blue bus pulls up.

April 02, 2018 | Clinical Care and InnovationSingapore Health 

No neck scar to cover up

A new surgical technique avoids cutting across the front of the neck, sparing patients the long scar associated with most thyroidectomies.

March 28, 2018 | ResearchSingapore Health 

Making prostate cancer cells shine

As the next line of screening, a new nuclear imaging scan can detect prostate cancer cells even when they are too few or too small to be picked up by conventional tests.

March 23, 2018 | Clinical Care and InnovationNursingSingapore Health 

Undergoing chemo conveniently at home

Multiple myeloma patients enjoy convenience and comfort, thanks to new home-based chemotherapy service.

September 21, 2016 | Clinical Care and InnovationResearchSingapore Health 

New drug for heart failure

A new drug, hailed as a breakthrough, offers a leap forward in the treatment of heart failure by helping to reduce both mortality and morbidity.

August 12, 2016 | NursingSingapore Health 

Welcome to the group

Many support groups are initiated by nurses and fellow health care staff to help patients and their caregivers cope with neurological diseases like Parkinson’s disease and dementia.

August 12, 2016 | NursingSingapore Health 

Following a calling

They were in good jobs, but something happened to make them stop, turn around and make a switch to nursing.

August 08, 2016 | Singapore HealthNursingRegional Health System 

From hospital to home

Patients continue to receive hospital-standard care at home or in the community after discharge under the Transitional Home Care programme.