History of Palliative Care Organisations and Services
Programme DIGNITY is a collaboration between DPH and TTSH to provide palliative home care for patients with advanced dementia.
Changi General Hospital commenced inpatient consultative and outpatient palliative care services.
Dover Park Hospice introduced home hospice care as part of an integrated care system with Tan Tock Seng Hospital.
Jurong General Hospital* established consultative inpatient palliative care service.
*Renamed Ng Teng Fong General Hospital in March 2011
Hua Mei Mobile Clinic started palliative care services for elderly patients with end-stage organ failure.
Project CARE (Care At the end-of-life for Residents in Elderly Homes) started by TTSH to provide Advance Care Planning and palliative care to nursing home patients.