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COVID-19 Updates

At Mount Elizabeth Hospitals, we are closely monitoring the ongoing situation of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Singapore and around the world. Your health is our biggest priority.

We have implemented strict measures at our premises for the protection of our patients, visitors, staff and healthcare workers, as well as for the wider community. Rest assured we are responding to the situation by the day, and are adapting our operations to ensure our hospitals continue to be a safe environment for both existing and new patients who require medical attention.

Read about the measures we’re taking in response to the pandemic, and learn more about the coronavirus to keep you and your loved ones safe. You can also refer to our COVID-19 self-care guide.

Pre-departure COVID-19 polymerase chain reaction (PCR) swab testing is available at selected clinics by Parkway Shenton in Singapore. To make an appointment, please call +65 6812 3391, WhatsApp +65 8198 7777 or book online at parkwaydigihealth.com.

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For information on the coronavirus situation in Singapore, please visit the Ministry of Health website.

For international patients, please read the guidelines on VTL here.

 

 

Visitor and patient advisory


Last updated: 7 July 2022

All visitors are encouraged to do a COVID-19 self-test on the same day prior to visiting patients in wards. Visitors who are unwell should refrain from visiting.

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FOR VISITORS (inpatient wards)

  • Each patient may register up to 2 visitors per admission, with only 1 visitor allowed at the bedside at any one time.
  • Patients who are critically ill are allowed 5 pre-registered visitors per admission, with 2 visitors allowed at the bedside at any one time.
  • Each visit is limited to 30 minutes. Extensions may be granted on a case-by-case basis at the hospital’s discretion for the following groups of patients:
    • Patients who are critically ill
    • Birthing / post-partum mothers
    • Paediatric patients
    • Patients who require additional care support from registered caregivers
  • Visitors to hospital wards must wear face masks with good filtration capability at all times, including surgical masks or reusable masks made of two layers of fabric.
  • Visitors are reminded not to eat or drink in the hospital wards. They should also avoid using patients’ toilets or sitting on patients’ beds.

All visitors are reminded to adhere to the prevailing MOH guidelines on safe management measures.

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FOR VISITORS (outpatient clinics & primary care services)

  • Outpatients may be supported by 2 accompanying visitors at any one time.

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