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COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus 2019)


1 June 2020, 6pm

Visitors Policy

To Wards

From 2 June 2020, only ONE (1) designated visitor* will be allowed in the ward at any one time during our visiting hours between 12noon and 3pm, and from 5pm to 9pm. Each patient can have up to five (5) designated visitors from up to two (2) households for the length of their hospital stay. No change of designated visitors is allowed.
Ward visitors must bring their own mask and ensure that the mask is worn at all times during the visit. 

*Exclude Isolation, Labour and Neonatal Wards

To Outpatient Clinics & Emergency Department

Patients going to our outpatient clinics and emergency department are allowed ONE (1) accompanying person each.

Complete Declaration Form to enter SGH premises

Anyone entering the hospital premises must complete the Declaration Form and check-in to the SafeEntry system with your identification card*. Unwell visitors and accompanying persons will not be allowed in. 

We know that next-of-kins will feel anxious about not being able to visit their loved ones in the wards. However, such a measure will reduce our patients’ risk of infection and help keep them safe.
*including identity card, appointment card, Passion card and driving licence

Submit your declaration>


16 Apr 2020, 5pm

Block 3 Pharmacy Closure

The SGH Block 3 Outpatient Pharmacy will be closed until further notice as more patients are opting for the medication delivery service. The space will be temporarily used for other purposes.

Stay Safe. Stay Home. Let us deliver your medications to you at no extra charge.

Block 4 Pharmacy will remain open. Patients at Diabetes & Metabolism Centre are advised to collect their medications at Bowyer Block Pharmacy.

2 May 2020, 10am

Car Parks Closure

Car Park H (Multi-storey & Open Air Car Park at MacAlister Road)

As the number of COVID-19 cases increases nationally, SGH has extended our testing capacity to receive patients conveyed by designated ambulances.

The extended capacity is located at a multi-storey carpark on campus, and does not accept walk-in patients. Public who are unwell are advised to visit their nearest GP clinics, Polyclinics or Public Health Preparedness Clinics (PHPCs). The doctors will assess and refer you to any hospital if you are suspected to have COVID-19.

The open air car park at MacAlister Road are closed to the public due to operational needs.

More information on extended testing capacity >

Car Park C & I (Beside Bowyer Block and Diabetes & Metabolism Centre)

From Mon, 4 May 2020, Car Park C and I (beside Bowyer Block and DMC) are closed due to operational needs. Loading and Unloading bay (for hospital deliveries) and Accessible Parking (for the disabled) will still be available in Car Park C.

Parking available at Outram Community Hospital (OCH) / SingHealth Tower and the National Heart Centre Singapore (NHCS)

Alternative parking is available at OCH/ SingHealth Tower and NHCS. Please use Jalan Bukit Merah and enter via Hospital Boulevard or Hospital Drive. 

More information Car Parks at SGH Campus >

25 Jan 2020, 5pm

Emergency Department

We are seeing more patients than usual at our Emergency Department. Priority will be given to those who are critically ill. The waiting time for other patients will be longer.

Each patient is only allowed 1 companion.

Thank you for your understanding.


24 May 2020, 3pm

Road Closure: Third Hospital Drive

A segment of Third Hospital Avenue between Diabetes Metabolism Centre (DMC) and Car Park C Exit will be closed from Monday, 25 May 2020, 0001 hours to Sunday, 7 June 2020, 2359 hours. This is to facilitate the movement and works of heavy vehicles for operational needs. Pedestrian routes will not be affected by the road closure.

SGH Block 4/Bowyer Block Car Park (Car Park C) and Car Park I remained closed, except for the usage of loading/unloading bay and accessible parking. Please park at Outram Community Hospital/SingHealth Tower or National Heart Centre Singapore.

Third Hospital Drive: Road Closure

Useful Resources

Travel Declaration Form

All are required to complete a Declaration Form before entry.

Request for Medication Refill

Have your medicines all packed and ready for you to cut your queue/wait time at the Pharmacy.

Medication Delivery Service

Enjoy the convenience of our Medication Delivery Service (MDS) and have your medications delivered to your preferred location, for free.

Coronaviru-stress Checklist

Take the coronaviru-stress checklist and find out about the ways of coping with the stress while battling COVID-19