Singapore reports 5 more community COVID19 cases, all linked to the TTSH cluster; 17 new infections in total
SINGAPORE: Five new community cases were among 17 new COVID-19 infections reported in Singapore as of noon on Tuesday (May 4), said the Ministry ...
All hospitals in Singapore have been asked to defer non-urgent surgeries and admissions to conserve resources in the healthcare sector amid a rise in cases in the community and at TTSH, MOH said on Monday.The ministry said it is working closely with all public and private hospitals to ensure that patients requiring care will continue to be attended to.
Advertisement"The healthcare community has also worked together to reserve more beds to manage any potential increase in COVID-19 cases," it said, adding that hospitals have been asked to defer non-urgent specialist outpatient clinic appointments as well.
Senior Minister of State for Health Koh Poh Koon gave assurance that no hospital was denying medical care to patients who need it, although they may impose stricter criteria for visitors.There may also be longer waiting times as other hospitals step up to support TTSH, he said in a Facebook post on Tuesday. headtopics.com
"To all our TTSH staff, thank you for your hard work and efforts in continuing to care for your patients, in spite of the challenging circumstances you are facing," said Dr Koh. Read more: CNA »
Singapore sees ‘several important lessons’ from Tan Tock Seng Hospital COVID-19 cluster
SINGAPORE: Singapore has learnt 'several important lessons' from the COVID-19 cluster at Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), among them - that the ...
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COVID-19: 39 new cases detected in Singapore; 11 linked to TTSH clusterThe Ministry of Health ( MOH ) on Sunday (2 May) confirmed the detection of 39 new cases of COVID-19 infection in Singapore, taking the country's total case count to 61,128.
39 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore, including 11 linked to TTSH clusterSINGAPORE — Singapore on Sunday (May 2) registered 14 new cases of locally transmitted Covid-19 infection, of which 11 are linked to the cluster at Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH) where a nurse working at Ward 9D was first found to be infected on April 27.
2 nonagenarians among 11 linked to TTSH cluster as Singapore reports 39 new Covid-19 casesSINGAPORE — Two female nonagenarians who were warded in Tan Tock Seng Hospital's (TTSH) Ward 9D when a nurse was first found to be infected with Covid-19 are among 11 new cases linked to the cluster on Sunday (May 2).
NEX, Waterway Point, AMK Hub among places visited by TTSH COVID-19 casesSINGAPORE: NEX shopping mall, Waterway Point and AMK Hub were among eight places visited by cases in the Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH) cluster ...
10 new community cases of Covid-19 in Singapore, including 8 linked to TTSH cluster