April 13, 2017 | Healthcare ITClinical Care and Innovation 

Cutting down hospital visits with video consultations

Depending on the hospital, patients may pay for the video consultations upfront after their first face-to-face doctor's visit, and the costs could be lower than seeing a doctor face-to-face.

April 12, 2017 | Clinical Care and Innovation 

Cataract surgery helps Singapore Zoo's 60-year-old orangutan see again

Jojo, Singapore Zoo's senior Bornean orangutan, can see clearly again, thanks to a successful cataract surgery performed by SNEC doctors.

March 23, 2017 | Clinical Care and Innovation 

New work model a win-win for staff and patients

SGH ​Internal Medicine tests new clinical practice which frees up beds, cuts length of stay and lowers costs.

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.

March 07, 2017 | Clinical Care and InnovationNursing 

Caring for patients beyond the hospital

Patient navigators like SGH Senior Staff Nurse Benecia Tan help to prevent patients from making return visits to the A&E.

February 28, 2017 | Clinical Care and InnovationSafety & Quality 

Zero harm – human mistakes cost human lives

Patient safety is not about learning how to dodge bullets. It’s about knowing how not to stand in front of guns. Prof Kenneth Kwek addresses the very human aspects of achieving zero harm in his plenary lecture at the 2017 SingHealth Quality and Innovation Day.

February 27, 2017 | Clinical Care and InnovationEducation 

Pacts inked to boost eco-city infrastructure, services

As one of the five pacts signed to coorperate on improving the infrastructure and services in Tianjin Eco-City, SingHealth will work on the training and development of healthcare professionals.

February 22, 2017 | Clinical Care and Innovation 

Conquering paperwork for admissions

Healthcare electronic admissions forms are paving the way to slay illegible handwriting for good, and save 100,000 hours a year between both patients and staff.

February 17, 2017 | Academic MedicineClinical Care and InnovationResearch 

How to mend a broken heart (better)

Duke-NUS Penn Medicine Study identifies key factors for post heart attack recovery.

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

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.