Every patient has hope regardless of the severity of the illness. Every person has the capacity to learn and grow regardless of the extent of his or her disability. Everyone regardless of their condition is to be respected, honoured and treated with diginity.
Dr. Arthur Chern
Group CEO of St. Andrew's Mission Hospital & Singapore Anglican Community Services.
COVID-19 (Phase 2: Heightened Alert) - Suspension of visits to nursing homes
In accordance to the Ministry of Health (MOH)’s advisory, the following visiting guidelines to St. Andrew's Nursing Home will take into effect on 25 June 2021 (Buangkok, Henderson and Queenstown) and 28 June 2021 (Taman Jurong) :
Visits to NH are strictly by appointment only.
Visiting hours are from 4pm to 6pm (Buangkok, Queenstown and Taman Jurong) and 11am to 2pm (Henderson).
Only 2 fixed visitors are allowed to make an appointment, but only 1 fixed visitor is allowed to visit one resident per day. (subject to the individual nursing home's allowed capacity)
Visits are limited to 30 min per visit.
As a precautionary measure, all visitors are required to be screened using Antigen Rapid Test (ART) during every visit, which will take around 30min All visitors will need to have a negative result from a supervised self-administered ART at our nursing home before being allowed entry.