Tag: healthcare workers

Amid reports of landlords shunning TTSH health workers, MOH extends support

Singapore— Healthcare workers should be supported and not shunned, says Ministry of Health (MOH) director of medical services Kenneth Mak. Following the Covid-19 cluster at...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for August 1, 2020

As of 9 am, August 1, 2020: World count: 17,321,394 cases, 10,155,026 recoveries, 673,822 deaths There's now a total of 17,321,394 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The...

Ho Ching calls for support of healthcare workers on Covid-19 frontlines

Singapore -- There has been praise for the country's healthcare workers in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic from Ms Ho Ching, Chief Executive...

PM Lee expresses respect to healthcare workers as patient goes from ICU to recovery...

Singapore – Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong shared a moving story of a patient who tested positive for Covid-19 and her miraculous journey from...

Nurses in China voluntarily shave hair before going to Wuhan

Xi’an, China – Over 20 nurses and doctors had their hair shaved before heading to the epicentre of the Covid-19 outbreak. A Twitter post on...

Amrin Amin calls out ‘disgraceful actions’ brought about by Covid-19 fears

Singapore—The country’s Parliamentary Secretary of the Ministry of Home Affairs, Amrin Amin, took to social media on Wednesday (Feb 12), to highlight what he...

Over S$25,000 raised to buy coffee as token of appreciation for S’pore healthcare workers

Singapore – It has been almost three weeks since the first case of the Covid-19 was confirmed in Singapore. This is the same amount...

Coronavirus front line worker cancels wedding reception, struggles with daily commute as people shout...

Singapore—Perhaps being a health worker is never an easy job but during a virus outbreak, so many brave men and women work tirelessly day...
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