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Awards & Achievements

2012 SGH is awarded the TAFEP Exemplary Employer Award for 2012

SGH Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Programme (HSCTP) received AABB accreditation

Principal Enrolled Nurse Toh Siew Pang won the PS21 Distinguished Star Service Award

SGH is honoured at the 2012 Singapore HR Awards for:
  1. Leading HR Practices in Strategic HR
  2. Leading HR Practices in Learning & Human Capital Development
  3. Leading HR Practices in Fair Employment Practices
  4. HR Advocate Award for Strategic HR
  5. Leading HR Professional Award, Ms Judy Ong, Senior Manager, Learning & Career Development
Singapore Health won a Silver for Best Overall Editorial at the Magnum Opus Awards 2012.

Ms Lian Siew Bee, Assistant Director, Nursing & Advanced Practice Nurse, was conferred the President’s Award for Nurses 2012

Music therapists, Dr Patsy Tan Lee Peng and Ms Christal Chiang Hei Loi, won the Best Poster Award at the 2012 International Association for Music & Medicine (IAMM) conference

Prof Pierce Chow was conferred the NMEA’s National Outstanding Clinician Scientist Award 2012.

SGH internet won Healthcare Provider Standard of Excellence at the 2012 WebAward.

SGH won an Excellence Award in the Clinical Service Improvement Project category at the Asian Hospital Management Awards

SSN Sarina Bte Saleh, SSN Mabel Chia and SSN Lee Teng Teng won the Novartis Oncology Nursing Excellence Award 2012

SGH won the Worklife Excellence Award 2012

Ms Esther Lim, Head, Medical Social Services, received the Outstanding Social Worker Award

Dr Ling Khoon Lin was awarded the National Medical Research Council (NMRC) Clinician Scientist Award. 
Dr Chong Tsung Wen and Dr Leung Ying Ying were awarded the NMRC Transition Award.

SGH won 5 awards at the International Convention of Quality Control Circles (ICQCC) 2012

PEN Chua Lee Yan won the Challenge Trophy Award and PEN Clarice Chong won the Special Commendation Award at the Tan Chin Tuan Nursing Award

SGH Security team won the National Safety and Security Watch Group (SSWG) Award
2011

SGH received Joint Commission International (JCI) re-accreditation.

Associate Professor Marcus Ong was awarded the Clinician Scientist Award (CSA)

Dr Chan Yew Meng won the PS21 Star Service Award

Singapore Health were awarded Silver for Best Overall Editorial at the 2011 Magnum Opus Awards and an Award of Excellence at APEX Awards for Publication Excellence 2011.

Senior Nurse Manager, Ms Chong Lai Ling, was awarded the President's Award for Nurses.

SGH is honoured at the 2011 Singapore HR Awards for:
- Leading CEO Award - Prof Ang Cheong Lye
- Leading HR Professional Award - Ms Tan Li Na, Head, HR Technology
- HR Advocate Award (Leading HR Practices Award in E-Human Resource Management over 3 years with reference to a period of 5 consecutive years)
- Leading HR Practices Award in HR Communications and Branding
- Leading HR Practices Award in E-Human Resource Management
- Leading HR Practices (Special Mention) Award in Performance Management

SGH was honoured at the 10th Asian Hospital Management Awards 2011 (AHMA) for:
- Outstanding Project Award in Human Resource Development Project
- 10th Year Stalwart
- Special Recognition for a Decade of Achievement

2010 SGH is the first Magnet Hospital in Asia, a testament to its excellence in nursing.

SGH is winner of Reader's Digest Trusted Brands PLATINUM Award™ 2010 in the Hospital category.

Designated as one of the 4 Global Hand Hygiene Expert Centre by World Health Organization.

SGH wins Performance Management Award at the annual HRM Awards 2010.

Pharmacy Team won the Excellence Award under the Patient Safety / Quality Medical Care category At the Asian Hospital Management Awards 2010 (AHMA).

SGH wins Worklife Excellence Award 2010.

SGH’s HR practices were honoured at the 2010 Singapore HR Awards.

SGH Volunteer Club won President's Social Service Award.

Ng Hong Yen from the Dept of Pharmacy has been conferred the PSS-Shire Hospital Pharmacist of the Year Award by the Pharmaceutical Society of Singapore (PSS).

Advanced Practice Nurse Mr Nidu Maran Shanmugam is the youngest ever recipient of the President’s Award for Nurses.

Prof Ho Lai Yun receives the National Outstanding Clinician Mentor Award and was was conferred the Public Service Star.

Associate Professor Pierce Chow, Associate Professor Marcus Ong and Dr Charles Chuah receive the Clinician Scientist Award for their research work.

Singapore Health won Best Editorial – New Publication (Gold) at the 2010 Magnum Opus Awards

Nurse Clinician Tan Chor Kien was conferred the PS21 Distinguished Star Service Award

2009

SGH team wins the Service Quality Award by Permanente Journal in the 21st Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Healthcare (IHI), USA

Lifewatch, a reality-documentary tv series wins CINE Golden Eagle Award under the People and Places Category

Senior Staff Nurse Hartini Binte Osman wins the SuperStar award in the annual Excellent Service Award

SGH is the first Hospital in the world to attain dual Business Continuity Management standards simultaneously in the established Singapore Standard (SS540: 2008) and British Standard (BS25999-2:2007)

Professor Ng Han Seong receives the National Outstanding Clinician Mentor Award

Dr Ling Khoon Lin of Department of Gastroenterology & Hepatology receives the Clinician Scientist Awards 2009 for his research in Helicobacter pylori gastritis and gastric cancer.

SGH wins HRM Award 2009 in 3 categories:

  • Employer of Choice
  • Best Work-Life Harmony
  • Best Performance Management

Recipient of the Reader's Digest Trusted Brand Gold Award 2009 for the Hospital Category

2008 Recipient of the Reader's Digest Trusted Brand Gold Award for the Hospital Category for the second year running

Recipient of the following SHRI Awards:
- Leading HR Practices in Strategic HR Award
- Leading HR Practices in E-HR Management Award
- Leading HR Practices in Quality Work-Life Award
- Leading HR Practices in Workplace Safety & Health Award
- Leading HR Practices in Corporate Social Responsibility Award
- Leading HR Leader
- Special Mention in Learning & Human Capital Development Award
- Special Mention in Talent Management, Retention & Succession Planning Award
- Special Mention in Employee Relations & People Management Award
- Corporate HR Award

Recipient of the Reader's Digest Trusted Brand Gold Award 2008 for the Hospital Category
2007 Winner, Most Outstanding Project for the Asian Hospital Management Awards

Recipient of the Arts Supporter Award by the National Arts Council

Recipient of the Sporting Singapore Inspiration Awards 2007 - GOLD - by the Singapore Sports Council

Recipient of the Quality Work Life Award

Recipient of the Home Team NS Award from Employers (Special Award)

Recipient of the May Day Model Worker Award

Achieved ANCC (Amercian Nurses Credentialing Centre), for quality training programmes

Recipient of the Reader's Digest Trusted Brand Gold Award 2007 for the newly created Hospital Category
2006 Achieved AAALAC (Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care) accreditation

Achieved SINGLAS (Singapore Laboratory Accreditation System)

Achieved ISO 14001:2004 (conversion audit) certification)

Recipient of Work-Life Excellence Award Strategy by the Tripartite Committee on Work-Life

Recipient of the Sporting Singapore Inspiration Awards 2006 - Sports Advocates Category - GOLD - by the Singapore Sports Council

Recipient of the Singapore Health Award - GOLD - by the Health Promotion Board

Recipient of the MHA Awards for NSmen's Employers by the Ministry of Home Affairs
2005

Recipient of the "Minister for Defence Award", the highest award of the SAF Awards for Employers

Achieved Joint Commission International (JCI) accreditation. SGH is the largest teaching hospital in Asia to be accorded such a recognition

Achieved Business Continuity Management (BCM) certification

Achieved ISO 9001:2000 renewed certification

2004

Runner up in the "Human Resource Development and Quality Medical Care" category at the Asian Hospital Management Awards 2004

Achieved OHSAS18001 certification

2003

Winner of three awards at the Asian Hospital Management Awards 2003 in the Human Resource Development, Quality Medical Care and Customer Service categories

Became the largest and most comprehensive complex of laboratories in Singapore to receive accreditation by the College of American Pathologists (CAP)

Became the first hospital to achieve the ISO 22000 certification for its in-house kitchen

Recipient of Enterprising Agency Award presented by Publi Service 21

2002
Receipient of Public Service Award for Organisation Excellence

Winner of the "Technical Service Improvement" Award and "Human Resource Development" Award at the Asian Hospital Management Awards 2002
2001

The SGH Team for the Conjoined Twins Separation was conferred the Excellence for Singapore Award

2000
Presented with the Public Service Award for Organisational Excellence
1999
Achieved People Developer Standard
Achieved ISO 14001 certification and ISO 9002 re-certification
1997
Became a member of the Singapore Quality Class
1996
Achieved ISO9002 Certification
Conferred the AIM award by the Asian Institute of Management
1995
Won the award for Operations Management at the Asian Management Award
1993

Won the award for People Development & Management at the Asian Management Award

Last Modified Date :14 Feb 2013