http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/rssfeeds/NewsHighlightsRSS2018-05-27T09:55:20.418ZNewsHighlightsRSSAdobe Experience ManagerHealthcare Industry Transformation Map for a Future-Ready Healthcare Systemnoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/pressRoomItemRelease/2017/healthcare-industry-transformation-map-for-a-future-ready-health2018-04-27T08:59:37.664Z2018-04-27T08:59:37.664ZSpeech by Dr Amy Khor, Senior Minister of State for Health, at the MOH Committee of Supply Debate 2018noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2018/speech-by-dr-amy-khor--senior-minister-of-state-for-health--at-t12018-03-08T10:47:09.015Z2018-03-08T10:47:09.015ZSpeech by Parliamentary Secretary for Health, Mr Amrin Amin, at the MOH Committee of Supply Debate 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2014noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2014/speech-by-minister-for-health--mr-gan-kim-yong--at-the-opening-o2017-05-31T11:59:38.053Z2017-05-31T11:59:38.053ZPublic Consultation on Home Care Guidelines and Centre-based Care Guidelinesnoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/pressRoomItemRelease/2014/public-consultation-on-home-care-guidelines-and-centre-based-car02017-05-26T07:23:12.672Z2017-05-26T07:23:12.672ZSpeech by Senior Minister of State for Health, Dr Amy Khor, at the ‘Healthier Women, Healthier Workforce’ Event noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/speech-by-senior-minister-of-state-for-health--dr-amy-khor--at-t2017-05-20T04:21:47.281Z2017-05-20T04:21:47.281ZLaunching more Dementia-Friendly Communities in 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Societynoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/highlights/2014/addenda-to-president-s-address--caring-society2014-05-20T10:08:14.399Z2014-05-20T10:08:14.399ZLiving Healthilynoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01In the third and final pre-Budget blog post today, Minister of State Dr Amy Khor shares her thoughts on how chronic diseases such as obesity can be prevented with a healthy lifestyle that includes promoting healthy living from young and changing our lifestyle to include healthy eating and physical activity. Dr Khor also shares her personal experience of how she ensures that her children have a healthy diet during their growing up years. Read to find out more.http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/highlights/2012/living_healthily2012-02-20T10:02:51.555Z2012-02-20T10:02:51.555ZBird Flu Situation in Hong Kongnoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01The Ministry of Health is monitoring the situation in Hong Kong closely. While the risk to Singapore is very low at the moment, we would advise all travellers to Hong Kong to remain vigilant and adopt good hygiene practises.http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/highlights/2011/bird_flu_situation_hong_kong2011-12-26T10:43:56.882Z2011-12-26T10:43:56.882ZHealth advisory on measlesnoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/Current_Issues/2014/health-advisory-on-measles2014-04-22T10:15:42.907Z2014-04-22T10:15:42.907ZSpeech by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health, at the 24th Singapore Pharmacy Congress 2014, 18 October 2014noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2014/speech-by-mr-gan-kim-yong--minister-for-health--at-the-24th-sing2014-10-18T02:53:36.187Z2014-10-18T02:53:36.187ZSpeech by Parliamentary Secretary for Health and Transport Assoc Prof Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim at the ILTC Quality Festival 2014 on 10 October 2014, 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Yong, Minister for Health, at the Nurses' Merit Award 2014 Presentation and Lunch, 6 Aug 2014noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2014/speech-by-mr-gan-kim-yong--minister-for-health--at-the-nurses--m2014-08-06T03:54:03.088Z2014-08-06T03:54:03.088ZSpeech by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health, at official opening of Society for the Aged Sick's Tower Block, 31 July 2014noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2014/speech-by-mr-gan-kim-yong--minister-for-health--at-official-open02014-07-31T09:33:56.597Z2014-07-31T09:33:56.597ZSpeech by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health, at Healthcare Scholarships Award Ceremony, 30 July 2014noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2014/speech-by-mr-gan-kim-yong--minister-for-health--at-healthcare-sc2014-07-30T07:23:32.594Z2014-07-30T07:23:32.594ZSpeech by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health, at Official Opening of Silver Circle Senior Care Centre at Serangoon Central, 14 July 2014noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2014/speech-by-mr-gan-kim-yong--minister-for-health--at-official-open2014-07-14T07:46:50.274Z2014-07-14T07:46:50.274ZOpening Speech by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health, for Parliamentary Debate on MediShield Life Review Committee Report, 8 July 2014noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2014/opening-speech-by-mr-gan-kim-yong--minister-for-health--for-parl2014-07-08T09:33:38.571Z2014-07-08T09:33:38.571ZSpeech by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health, at Singapore Palliative Care Conference at Singapore Polytechnic Convention Centre, 28 June 2014noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2014/speech-by-mr-gan-kim-yong--minister-for-health--at-singapore-pal2014-06-28T06:10:32.395Z2014-06-28T06:10:32.395ZSpeech by Dr Amy Khor at the Opening Ceremony of the Asia-Pacific Congress of Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology (APCCVIR) 2014, 15 May 2014noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2014/speech-by-dr-amy-khor-at-the-opening-ceremony-of-the-asia-pacifi2014-05-16T03:14:38.402Z2014-05-16T03:14:38.402ZSpeech by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health, at the Opening of the NUH Medical Centre, 21 Apr 2014noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2014/speech-by-mr-gan-kim-yong--minister-for-health--at-the-opening-o2014-04-21T07:56:07.229Z2014-04-21T07:56:07.229ZSpeech by Dr Amy Khor, Senior Minister of State (Health) at Singapore Trauma Conference 2014, 12 Apr 2014noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2014/speech-by-dr-amy-khor--senior-minister-of-state--health--at-sing2014-04-12T05:01:37.858Z2014-04-12T05:01:37.858ZSpeech by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health, at The Plague Fighter Dr Wu Lien-Teh International Conference and Exhibition, 5 Apr 2014noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2014/speech-by-mr-gan-kim-yong--minister--health---at-the-plague-fiig2014-04-11T10:06:26.011Z2014-04-11T10:06:26.011Z Speech by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health, at NKF’s 45th Anniversary Charity Dinner, 5 Apr 2014noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2014/-speech-by-mr-gan-kim-yong--minister--health---at-nkfs-45th-anni2014-04-11T10:03:43.826Z2014-04-11T10:03:43.826ZSpeech by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health, at the Opening Ceremony of the International Dental Exhibition & Meeting 2014 (IDEM 2014), 4 Apr 2014noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2014/speech-by-mr-gan-kim-yong--minister-for-health--at-the-opening-c02014-04-11T10:02:37.576Z2014-04-11T10:02:37.576ZSPEECH BY PRIME MINISTER LEE HSIEN LOONG AT THE PIONEER GENERATION TRIBUTE, 9 FEBRUARY 2014noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2014/speech-by-prime-minister-lee-hsien-loong-at-the-pioneer-generati2014-02-09T07:56:49.871Z2014-02-09T07:56:49.871ZSpeech by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health, at the launch of the Singapore Cancer Society's 50th Anniversary Celebrations, 4 February 2014, Jalan Besar Community Centrenoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2014/speech-by-mr-gan-kim-yong--minister-for-health--at-the-launch-of2014-02-05T05:47:46.004Z2014-02-05T05:47:46.004ZSpeech by Senior Minister of State for Health & Manpower, Dr Amy Khor, at the HMI Institute of Health Sciences Graduation Ceremony, at The Grassroots' Club, 4 Dec 2013 noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/speech-by-senior-minister-of-state-for-health---manpower--dr-amy02013-12-04T07:15:11.745Z2013-12-04T07:15:11.745ZSpeech by Senior Minister of State for Health & Manpower, Dr Amy Khor, at the launch of the “Gift of Giving” Fund-raising Event, at Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 3 Dec 2013noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/speech-by-senior-minister-of-state-for-health---manpower--dr-amy2013-12-03T05:41:55.111Z2013-12-03T05:41:55.111ZSpeech by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health, at the National Addictions Awareness Day, 23 Nov 2013noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/Speech_by_Minister_Gan_at_National_Addictions_Awareness_Day_20132013-11-23T04:02:32.725Z2013-11-23T04:02:32.725ZSpeech by Dr Amy Khor, Senior Minister of State for Health, at 2nd NUS-NUH International Nursing Conference & 18th Singapore-Malaysia Nursing Conferencenoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/Speech_by_Dr_Amy_Khor_at_2nd_NUS-NUH_Int_Nursing_Conference2013-11-23T03:10:19.359Z2013-11-23T03:10:19.359ZSpeech by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health, at the Opening Ceremony of the 8th World Congress on Developmental Origins of Health and Disease (DOHAD), 19 Nov 2013, at Suntec Singapore noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/speech-by-mr-gan-kim-yong--minister-for-health--at-the-opening-c2013-11-19T04:38:07.211Z2013-11-19T04:38:07.211ZSpeech by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health, at the Groundbreaking Ceremony for Sengkang General and Community Hospitals on Sunday, 27 October 2013noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/speech-by-mr-gan-kim-yong--minister-for-health--at-the-grounbrea2013-10-27T06:16:35.074Z2013-10-27T06:16:35.074ZSpeech by Mrs Tan Ching Yee, Permanent Secretary for Health At the opening ceremony for National Occupational Therapy Conference 2013 on 26 Oct 2013noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/speech-by-mrs-tan-ching-yee--permanent-secretary-for-health-at-t2013-10-26T15:20:23.410Z2013-10-26T15:20:23.410ZSpeech by Associate Professor Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim, Parliamentary Secretary for Health and Transport, at TTSH’s Singapore Patient Conference, 25 Oct 2013 noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/speech-by-associate-professor-muhammad-faishal-ibrahim--parliame12013-10-25T07:38:10.031Z2013-10-25T07:38:10.031ZSpeech by Dr Amy Khor, Senior Minister of State (Health) at the launch of Temasek Cares – Technology-Assisted Rehabilitation In The Community (TC-TRiC), 25 Oct 2013 noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/speech-by-dr-amy-khor--senior-minister-of-state--health--at-the-2013-10-25T07:33:56.268Z2013-10-25T07:33:56.268ZSpeech by Dr Amy Khor, Senior Minister-of-State for Health, at the ILTC Manpower Development Awards Ceremony, MND Auditorium, Annexe A, on 22 Oct 2013noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/speech-by-dr-amy-khor--senior-minister-of-state-for-health--at-t2013-10-25T07:03:40.545Z2013-10-25T07:03:40.545ZSpeech by Dr Amy Khor, Senior Minister of State for Health and Manpower, at the inaugural HIMSS Digital Healthcare Week , 21 Oct 2013 noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/speech-by-dr-amy-khor--senior-minister-of-state-for-health-and-m2013-10-25T07:03:57.855Z2013-10-25T07:03:57.855ZSpeech by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister of Health at St Andrew’s Mission Hospital Centenary Celebration and Dedication of St Andrew Nursing Home, 18 Oct 2013noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/speech-by-mr-gan-kim-yong--minister-of-health-at-st-andrews-miss2013-10-25T07:04:22.905Z2013-10-25T07:04:22.905ZSpeech by Dr Amy Khor, Senior Minister of State (Health), at the Voices for Hospices 2013 Charity Concert, on 12 Oct 2013noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/speech-by-dr-amy-khor--senior-minister-of-state--health---at-the2013-10-11T08:28:59.746Z2013-10-11T08:28:59.746ZSpeech by Minister for Health, Mr Gan Kim Yong, at the Opening Ceremony of the 23rd Annual Congress of the Association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons of Asia, 10 October 2013 at Raffles City Convention Centrenoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/speech-by-minister-for-health--mr-gan-kim-yong--at-the-opening-c02013-10-09T08:29:39.420Z2013-10-09T08:29:39.420ZSpeech by Associate Professor Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim, Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Health and Ministry of Transport, at the NUS Yong Loo Lin School Of Medicine Public Health Screening 2013 eventnoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/speech-by-associate-professor-muhammad-faishal-ibrahim--parliame02013-10-04T09:30:17.642Z2013-10-04T09:30:17.642ZSpeech by Dr Amy Khor, Senior Minister-of-State for Health, at the Singapore Mental Health Conference 2013, 27 Sep, at the Max Atria, Singapore Expo noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/speech-by-dr-amy-khor--senior-minister-of-state-for-health---at-2013-09-30T01:47:44.003Z2013-09-30T01:47:44.003ZOpening Address by Parliamentary Secretary for Health, A/Professor Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim, at the ILTC Quality Festival, 6 Sept 2013noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/opening-address-by-parliamentary-secretary-for-health--a-profess2013-09-05T10:02:34.622Z2013-09-05T10:02:34.622ZSpeech by Permanent Secretary (Health), Mrs Tan Ching Yee, at the 8th Public Health and Occupational Medicine Conference, 29 Aug 2013 noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/speech-by-permanent-secretary--health---mrs-tan-ching-yee--at-th02013-09-05T03:56:28.972Z2013-09-05T03:56:28.972ZSpeech by Permanent Secretary (Health), Mrs Tan Ching Yee, at the Official Opening of the Family Medicine Academy, Bukit Batok Polyclinic, 4 September 2013noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/speech-by-permanent-secretary--health---mrs-tan-ching-yee--at-th2013-09-04T02:41:00.117Z2013-09-04T02:41:00.117ZSpeech by Minister for Health Gan Kim Yong, at Tan Tock Seng Hospital "Remembering SARS: 10 Years On", 20 March 2013noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/speech-by-minister-for-health-gan-kim-yong--at-tan-tock-seng-hos2013-03-20T06:41:16.420Z2013-03-20T06:41:16.420ZCOS Speech By Parliamentary Secretary for Health, A/Professor Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim - Healthy Together, Anytime, Anywhere - Making the Connections, 12 March 2013noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/cos-speech-by-parliamentary-secretary-for-health--a-professor-mu2013-03-13T12:19:37.714Z2013-03-13T12:19:37.714ZCOS Speech By Minister of State for Health, Dr Amy Khor - Better Care for Our Seniors, Progress in Community Mental Health & Women’s Health, 12 March 2013noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/cos-speech-by-minister-of-state-for-health--dr-amy-khor---better2013-03-13T12:19:08.354Z2013-03-13T12:19:08.354ZCOS Speech By Minister for Health Gan Kim Yong - Better Health for All (Part 2 of 2), 12 March 2013noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/MOH2013COSMinSpeechBetterHealthforAllPart2of22013-03-13T12:18:28.723Z2013-03-13T12:18:28.723ZCOS Speech By Minister for Health Gan Kim Yong - Better Health for All (Part 1 of 2), 12 March 2013noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/COS2013SpeechBetterHealthforAllPart1of22013-03-13T12:17:44.459Z2013-03-13T12:17:44.459ZSpeech by Minister of State for Health, Dr Amy Khor, at the joint opening ceremony of Rehabtech Asia and Singapore Rehabilitation Conferencenoemail@noemail.orgadminhttp://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2013/Speech-by-Minister-of-State-for-Health-Dr-Amy-Khor-at-the-joint-opening-ceremony-of-Rehabtech-Asia-and-Singapore-Rehabilitation-Conference2013-03-12T06:49:34.831Z2013-03-12T06:49:34.831ZSpeech by Minister of State for Health, Dr Amy Khor, at the 8th Singapore AIDS Conference, 17 November 2012noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2012/speech_by_ministerofstateforhealthdramykhoratthe8thsingaporeaids2012-12-17T01:59:39.963Z2012-12-17T01:59:39.963ZOpening Address by Prof K Satku, Director of Medical Services 4th NUH Scientific Meeting for Operating Room Nurses on 28 April 2012 at the Conrad Centennial Hotelnoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01In his opening address at the 4th NUH Scientific Meeting for Operating Room Nurses, Director of Medical Services Prof K Satku emphasised the importance of leadership in making the operating room environment safer for the patient. He also noted that operating room nurses are as well positioned as any other healthcare professional to take on leadership roles in developing and sustaining a culture for safety. Read the full speech for more details.http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2012/opening_address_byprofksatkudirectorofmedicalservices4thnuhscien2012-05-03T05:58:47.213Z2012-05-03T05:58:47.213ZMOH 2012 Committee of Supply Speech Healthcare 2020: Improving Accessibility, Quality and Affordability for Tomorrow’s Challenges (Part 1 of 2) noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01Health Minister Mr Gan Kim Yong presented the “Healthcare 2020” Masterplan, a set of strategies to guide the government in building an inclusive healthcare system for the future. Healthcare 2020 will focus on three strategic objectives - enhancing accessibility, quality and affordability of healthcare for Singaporeans. As part of this effort, the Ministry will invest in infrastructure to expand capacity in the healthcare system, and retain and grow the pool of healthcare professionals. Read the speech to find out more about the Ministry’s plans. http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2012/moh_2012_committeeofsupplyspeechhealthcare2020improvingaccessibi2012-07-09T06:40:24.581Z2012-07-09T06:40:24.581ZSpeech By Guest-of-Honour, Dr. Amy Khor, Minister Of State (Health), at the Inaugural MDAS Fund Raising Walk, Go The Dystance on Saturday, 3 March, 2012 at Chinese Gardensnoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01The Muscular Dystrophy Association Singapore (MDAS) held its inaugural fund raising walk titled “Go The Dystance” on 3 Mar 2012. Joining the organisers and members of MDAS on the walk were the Minister of State for Health Dr Amy Khor, as well as members of the public, including students. In flagging off the walk, Dr Khor noted that the concept of an interactive walk with people with muscular dystrophy exemplifies powerfully the idea of an inclusive society - a key feature of Budget 2012. Muscular dystrophy is a condition which causes muscle weakness and/or loss of muscle tissue in those it afflicts. Read the full speech to find out more.http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2012/speech_by_guest-of-honourdramykhorministerofstatehealthattheinau2012-03-07T03:14:58.690Z2012-03-07T03:14:58.690ZSpeech by Minister for Health Mr Gan Kim Yong at the Opening Ceremony of the 6th St-Jude Viva Foundation Forum, Friday 2 March 2012, 9.30am at the Tower Ballroom, Shangri-la Hotel Singaporenoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01When a child is diagnosed with cancer and has to undergo intensive treatment, he or she often has to stop going to school for a while. The set-up of the School-at-Viva-CCF Hub at the new Novena Specialist Centre, a collaborative effort between the Viva Foundation for Children with Cancer and the Children’s Cancer Foundation, now means that children with cancer can continue learning and mingling with their peers even as they undergo chemotherapy, instead of having to miss school. At the opening of the 6th St-Jude Viva Foundation Forum, Minister for Health Mr Gan Kim Yong spoke on the importance of such collaborative efforts. Read the full speech to find out more.http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2012/speech_by_ministerforhealthmrgankimyongattheopeningceremonyofthe2012-03-07T09:37:14.492Z2012-03-07T09:37:14.492ZSpeech by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health at the Children’s Cancer Foundation 20th Anniversary Symposium on 11 February, 2012, 9.00am at Furama Riverfront Hotelnoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2012/speech_by_mr_gankimyongministerforhealthatthechildrenscancerfoun2012-02-15T09:40:55.768Z2012-02-15T09:40:55.768ZSpeech by Minister of State, Dr Amy Khor at HPB’s Health Ambassador Day at Suntec Ballroom, 10 February 2012noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01“Create a healthy living social movement in Singapore” – said Minister of State Dr Amy Khor at the inaugural Health Ambassador Day on 10 Feb, where she was appointed Chief Health Ambassador. Dr Khor congratulated graduating Health Ambassadors and highlighted their role in sharing health information, programmes and resources to their local communities. Read on to find out more.http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2012/speech_dr_amy_khor_hpb_health_ambassador_day_10_feb_20122012-02-11T04:10:57.512Z2012-02-11T04:10:57.512ZSpeech by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health, at the Ministerial Committee on Ageing (MCA) Aged Care Sector Stakeholder's Dialogue on Friday 20 Jan 2012, 9.30AM, Concorde Hotelnoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01"Active Ageing will remain a priority going forward. More than 85% of the 600,000 seniors in 2020 are expected to be functional and healthy. We will be aggressively pushing for preventive screening and promoting a more healthy lifestyle among seniors, so that they can remain active and healthy for as long as possible." Health Minister Gan highlights the issues facing the aged care sector, outlining plans for the expansion of our aged care services. http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2012/speech_by_mr_gankimyongministerforhealthattheministerialcommitte2012-02-03T08:55:42.214Z2012-02-03T08:55:42.214ZSpeech by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health, Singapore Dental Council Dentist's Pledge Affirmation Ceremony, 11 November 2011, 6:30pm at College of Medicine Building Auditorium, MOHnoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01Increase dental manpower, maintain affordable dental healthcare & develop a specialty to cater to dental needs of an ageing population - These are some points Health Minister Gan highlighted as the latest batch of dentistry graduates took part in their Dentist's Pledge Affirmation Ceremony on Friday evening.http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2011/Singapore-Dental-Council-Dentists-Pledge-Affirmation-Ceremony-20112012-01-30T08:39:39.737Z2012-01-30T08:39:39.737ZOpening Address by Mr Gan Kim Yong, Minister For Health, at the NUS Initiative to Improve Health in Asia (NIHA) Forum on 1 November 2011, Grand Hyatt Hotelnoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01Minister for Health Gan Kim Yong delivered the opening address at the NUS Initiative to Improve Health in Asia (NIHA) Forum. This year's theme focuses on non-communicable diseases (NCDs), with the UN having convened a High-Level Meeting on NCDs earlier in September. http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2011/opening_address_bymrgankimyongministerforhealthatthenusinitiativ2011-11-04T09:12:24.996Z2011-11-04T09:12:24.996ZSpeech by Dr Amy Khor, Minister of State for Health, at The Age-Friendly Workforce Asia (AFWA) 2011 Conference, Day 2, 4 November 2011, at NTUC Centrenoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01Minister of State for Health, Dr Amy Khor, was the guest-of-honour at the AFWA Conference 2011, a human capital forum that aims to focus on healthy ageing and lifelong employability. Organised by the Rotary Club of Jurong Town, the event aims to raise awareness and support for the upcoming legislation on the re-employment of older workers, which comes into effect in Singapore in 2012.http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/speeches_d/2011/speech_by_dr_amykhorministerofstateforhealthattheage-friendlywor2012-01-30T08:42:32.366Z2012-01-30T08:42:32.366ZSingapore’s Response to World Health Organisation’s (WHO) Reportnoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/pressRoomItemRelease/2014/singapore_s-response-to-world-health-organisations--who--report2014-08-27T08:19:24.682Z2014-08-27T08:19:24.682ZEnhanced precautionary measure against MERS-CoVnoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/pressRoomItemRelease/2014/enhanced-precautionary-measure-against-mers-cov2014-05-05T14:01:10.250Z2014-05-05T14:01:10.250ZSeventh dengue death in Singaporenoemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/pressRoomItemRelease/2013/Seventh_dengue_death_in_Singapore2013-11-20T12:00:37.899Z2013-11-20T12:00:37.899ZMedifund Reaches More Needy And Elderly Patientsnoemail@noemail.orgadminhttp://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/pressRoomItemRelease/2013/Medifund-Reaches-More-Needy-And-Elderly-Patients2013-03-12T06:57:04.767Z2013-03-12T06:57:04.767ZNew CEO for Health Promotion Board (HPB)noemail@noemail.orgadminhttp://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/pressRoomItemRelease/2013/New-CEO-for-Health-Promotion-Board-HPB2013-03-12T06:57:51.386Z2013-03-12T06:57:51.386ZPresident’s Award for Nurses 2012noemail@noemail.orgmoh_web_interwcms_admin01Three outstanding and exemplary nurses will receive the President’s Award for Nurses from President Tony Tan Keng Yam at the Nurses Day Istana Reception on 24 July 2012. Into its thirteenth year, the award is the national accolade for the nursing profession.http://www.moh.gov.sg/content/moh_web/home/pressRoom/pressRoomItemRelease/2012/Presidents-Award-for-Nurses-20122012-08-08T07:31:50.298Z2012-08-08T07:31:50.298Z