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Preparing for Admission

When you are admitted to the hospital, we hope to get you settled and feel comfortable as quickly as possible. Except for emergency cases, patients are admitted to Sengkang General Hospital based on a recommendation by a medical specialist at Sengkang Medical Centre. Once a date for admission is confirmed, patients will be advised on the following:

What to Bring 

Please bring along the following in their original form:
  • Admission Authorisation Form
  • NRIC / Birth Certificate if under 15 years old / Passport if not Singapore citizen, and
  • Medical Benefits Documents (if any)

If you are a civil servant or Singapore Armed Forces personnel, please bring along:
  • Civil Service Card (CSC) or
  • Medical Benefits Identification Memo (MBIM)

If your employer provides medical coverage for hospitalisation, please bring along:
  • Hospitalisation Identity Card or
  • Letter of Guarantee

If you are holding a work permit/employment pass, please bring along:
  • CPF membership card
  • Valid work pass, and
  • Letter from employer, if applicable

If you are using Medisave to pay for your hospitalisation, the Medisave account holder should bring his NRIC.

If you are a blood donor or nominee, please bring your Blood Donor/Blood Donor Nominee Card.

If you are a kidney donor nominee, please bring your Kidney Donor Nominee Card.

** For your comfort, please bring along a pair of comfortable non-slip slippers to move about in the ward. You may like to bring some personal toiletries like toothbrush, toothpaste and a comb. 

** Please do not bring valuables or excessive cash for your stay. The hospital will not be responsible for any loss or damage to patients' personal property while in the premises.

** Patients will also be advised to undergo compulsory pre-admission investigations, if required, such as blood tests, chest x-ray, electrocardiogram, which are conducted one to two weeks before admission.