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List of hospitals in Singapore

18 Sep 2017

Singapore’s hospitals list – both public and private – offer great services in term of healthcare, outpatient cares, surgical operation, hospitalization, etc.

Therefore, the choice between private and public is linked to your wishes in term of non-medical services such as the choice of the doctor or the localisation of the hospital.

There are 13 public hospitals in Singapore, generalists or specialized.

 

Alexandra Hospital

Created in 1938 (it was the principal hospital of British people in South-East Asia, at the time called “Far East”), this general public hospital covers almost all the specificities and has a great intensive care service. Note : They propose a lot of diverse outpatient consultations.

> Average cost of a medical hospitalization (Ward B2 bedroom): 192 SGD / day*

 

Changi General Hospital

This public hospital is located at the East of Singapore. It contains several beds and a unit for intensive cares. You can find 6 different specialized services: Breast Centre, Changi Sports Medicine Centre, Diabetes Centre, Geriatric Centre, Integrated Sleep Service et Medical Centre for International Travellers. Changi General Hospital is also famous for its expertise in sport medicine.

> Average cost of a medical hospitalization (Ward A bedroom): 1,154 SGD / day

> Average cost for a surgery intervention (Ward A bedroom): 1,774 SGD / day*

 

Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

This big public hospital is located in the North of Singapore. It has around 600 beds, 2 intensive care units, numerous intervention rooms… and even a luxury suit. The hospital is currently working on expansions of the establishment in order to get new services, especially for outpatient consultations.

> Average cost of a medical hospitalization (Ward A bedroom): 1,142 SGD / day*

> Average cost for a surgery intervention (Ward A bedroom): 2,125 SGD / day*

 

KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital

This major public hospital, formerly called “Kandang Kerbau Hospital”, is specialized in women and children’s care. This hospital is one of the most famous in Singapore owing to its number of births – one Singaporean on two was born here in the last 80 years. This etablishment, usually called the “KK”, has 830 beds and 4 main units: obstetric, gynaecology, neonatology and paediatric services.

> Average cost of a medical hospitalization (Ward A bedroom): 851 SGD / day*

> Average cost for a surgery intervention (Ward A bedroom): 2,302 SGD / day*

 

National Heart Center

This hospital is highly specialized in Heart problems and stands as a reference concerning cardiovascular diseases’ treatment. Therefore, it is well equipped for heart interventions and care, whether it is for outpatient or inpatient, in invasive and non-invasive care.

> Average cost of a medical hospitalization (Ward A bedroom): 4,142 SGD / day*

> Average cost for a surgery intervention (Ward A bedroom):3,508 SGD / day*

 

National Cancer Center

This establishment is the national center specialized in the fight of Cancer. NCC gathers one of the world biggest concentration of oncologists, and thanks to its multidisciplinary approach can boast of being among the leaders concerning the diagnostics and treatments of cancer. This hospital also houses units for the research and the training of doctors, nurses, para-medical professionals and researchers

 

National Neuroscience Institute of Singapore

This public hospital is specialized in the awareness and the treatment of neurological diseases – that can touch brain, spine, nerve and muscle. It is located in the Center of Singapore – Novena – and is the only neuroscience center of the area. It contains 3 main services (neurology, neurosurgery and neuroradiology), training centres and research unit.

 

National Skin Center

This public medical center focuses on dermatological outpatient consultations. It welcomes close to 1,000 patients a day (consultations and treatments), and is a member of the National Healthcare Group.

 

National University Hospital

It is one of the main public hospitals of Singapore, and one of the biggest centers for medical and dental research and clinical trials. It has many specialities, such as Cardiology, Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Paediatrics and Orthopaedic Surgery and Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery. This member of the National University Health System includes 1160 beds and welcome 670,000 outpatient consultations and 49,000 inpatient consultation each year.

> Average cost of a medical hospitalization (Ward A bedroom): 1,312 SGD / day*

> Average cost for a surgery intervention (Ward A bedroom): 2,666 SGD / day*

 

Ng Teng Fong General Hospital

This middle-size hospital is located in Jurong East. It is a generalist hospital, and thus welcome the majority of diseases. It includes 700 beds and an emergency service.

> Average cost of a medical hospitalization (Ward A bedroom): 1,197 SGD / day*

> Average cost for a surgery intervention (Ward A bedroom): 1,372 SGD / day*

 

Singapore General Hospital

It is the oldest and biggest hospital in Singapore. This national institution is located in Bukit Merah. Almost all specializations are handled by this hospital that includes 4 specialized medical centers : the Singapore National Eye Centre (SNEC), the National Heart Centre (NHC), the National Cancer Centre (NCC) and the National Dental Centre (NDC).

> Average cost of a medical hospitalization (Ward A bedroom): 1,412 SGD / day*

> Average cost for a surgery intervention (Ward A bedroom): 2,788 SGD / day*

 

Singapore National Eye Center

This center, specialized in ophthalmology, really focuses on research and training. Its clinical trials are oriented through myopia and glaucoma treatments. It handles around 14,000 major eye surgery and 13,000 laser interventions.

 

Tan Tock Seng Hospital

This is one of the biggest hospitals on Singapore, with 16 specialized centers and 8,000 staff. Everyday, more than 2,000 patient go to Tan Tock Seng’s specialized clinics, and more than 450 in its emergency service.

> Average cost of a medical hospitalization (Ward A bedroom): 1,269 SGD / day*

> Average cost for a surgery intervention (Ward A bedroom): 2,337 SGD / day*

 

And there are 9 private hospitals in Singapore, generalists or specialized

 

Concord International Hospital

This private hospital is specialized in the diagnostic and treatment of cancer. It really focuses on the quality of care and equipments : it has a 24-hour outpatient clinic, a radiation therapy centre, a chemotherapy centre, a day surgery ward, an intensive care unit, inpatient suites, a specialist centre, a laboratory, a pharmacy, and diagnostic imaging services comprising X-ray, ultrasound, mammography and CT radiology.

> Average cost for a surgery intervention (Ward A bedroom): 5,187 SGD / day*

 

Farrer Park Hospital

It is a well-know private generalist hospital, awarded several times. The care is really high-qualified, and more than 400 specialists are working there. As you can guess, this hospital that includes 220 beds is located in Farrer Park, just near by the MRT station.

> Average cost of a medical hospitalization (Ward A bedroom): 4,616 SGD / day*

> Average cost for a surgery intervention (Ward A bedroom): 7,053 SGD / day*

 

Gleneagles Hospital

This famous private hospital has been created in 1957. It is a generalist and high quality hospital. It contains 10-storey hospital block, 14 operating theaters and 150 consulting suites. More than 160 specialists from more than 30 different specialities are working there.

> Average cost of a medical hospitalization (Ward A bedroom): 3,621 SGD / day*

> Average cost for a surgery intervention (Ward A bedroom): 6,264 SGD / day*

 

Mount Alvernia Hospital

It is the only catholic private hospital in Singapore, and each year the excess of profit is given to an order of Franciscans that helps the poor, the sick and the marginalized.

> Average cost of a medical hospitalization (Ward A bedroom): 2,046 SGD / day*

> Average cost for a surgery intervention (Ward A bedroom): 3,887 SGD / day*

 

Mount Elizabeth Hospital

This hospital, called “Mount E”, is one of the most famous private hospitals in Singapore. It is a generalist and high quality hospital, specialized in cardiology, oncology, neuroscience and organ transplantation.

> Average cost of a medical hospitalization (Ward A bedroom): 4,602 SGD / day*

> Average cost for a surgery intervention (Ward A bedroom): 6,936 SGD / day*

 

Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital

This private hospital is quite new – it opened in 2012. It is a generalist and good quality hospital, specialized in luxurious aspects : bedrooms have minibars, coffee makers, luxurious sheets, marble bathrooms… and even a limousine service.

> Average cost of a medical hospitalization (Ward A bedroom): 5,310 SGD / day*

> Average cost for a surgery intervention (Ward A bedroom): 6,863 SGD / day*

 

Parkway East Hospital

It is a mid-sized private hospital, located in the East of Singapore. It is a generalist hospital, but present some specialities, including obstetrics and gynaecology, general surgery, orthopaedic surgery, Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT) and ophthalmology.

> Average cost of a medical hospitalization (Ward A bedroom): 2,224 SGD / day*

> Average cost for a surgery intervention (Ward A bedroom): 4,681 SGD / day*

 

Raffles Hospital

This large private hospital is located in the South of Singapore. It contains an emergency service, 16 clinics and 35 specialities (obstetrics, gynaecology, cardiology, oncology, orthopaedic,…). Its devices are high quality: emergency surgery units, operation blocs, intensive care units (general and neonatal), but also dental and radiology devices, a laboratory, a pharmacy and dietetic services. Note: you can also find traditional Chinese medicine, including acupuncture, herbal medicine, etc.

> Average cost of a medical hospitalization (Ward A bedroom): 2,976 SGD / day*

> Average cost for a surgery intervention (Ward A bedroom): 5,993 SGD / day*

 

Thomson Medical Centre

Thomson Medical Center is located in Novena. It is a generalist hospital, that contains lot of services: sport medicine, female cancers, dental, cardiology, dermatology… and even a service dedicated to Chinese medicine. It is well-known for its maternity services.

> Average cost of a medical hospitalization (Ward A bedroom): 1,327 SGD / day*

> Average cost for a surgery intervention (Ward A bedroom): 3,340 SGD / day*

 

 

*Source: Ministry of Health: https://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/costs_and_financing/hospital-charges/Total-Hospital-Bills-Average-hospital-inpatient-bill-size.html

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September 2017

 

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