Singapore General Hospital

Singapore General Hospital (SGH) is the first and largest hospital in Singapore. It provides affordable specialist care for patients, training for doctors and other healthcare professionals, and conducts research to bring better care to its patients.

A not-for-profit institution, SGH is wholly owned by the government of Singapore and the flagship hospital of the public healthcare system. SGH is a member of the SingHealth cluster of healthcare institutions.

SGH is accredited by the Joint Commission International for meeting its standards of safety and quality in healthcare. It is also the first in Asia to achieve the Magnet recognition for nursing excellence awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

SGH Campus

There are 5 National Specialist Centres co-located on SGH Campus, facilitating a multi-disciplinary approach to treatment. SGH practises team-based care, provided by clinicians, nurses as well as allied health professionals. Every year, the SGH Campus caters to over 1 million patients. With a 10,000-strong workforce, SGH accounts for about a quarter of the total acute hospital beds in the public sector and about one-fifth of acute beds nationwide.


Behind each healthcare professional at SingHealth is a multidisciplinary team committed to delivering the best patient care possible. As an Academic Medical Centre, we pursue innovations to transform patient care delivery. We galvanize the best clinical and research capabilities to seek to discover new and better treatment and care for our patients. Our institutions are centres of excellence, and we seek to integrate clinical services, teaching and research to bring tomorrow's medicine closer to our patients. We will continue to hold steadfast to our values and calling to serve with care and compassion, for the betterment of our patients.


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