Client and Specimen Management Section, Division of Pathology, is the Collection/Reception Centre for samples sent from Singapore General Hospital, other hospitals, clinics, laboratories, organisations and other countries.
Samples from Singapore General Hospital should be despatched to the pneumatic tube stations as follows:
The following samples should
not be sent by pneumatic tube:
Samples from other hospitals are collected according to the following Transport schedule:
Private medical practitioners may collect their patients’ samples and send them for testing to the nearest SingHealth polyclinic laboratory supported by the Division of Pathology. Alternatively, they may send their patients with the request forms to any of these polyclinic laboratories for samples to be taken by our technical staff.
Please refer to “Locations of Laboratories” for the names and addresses of polyclinic laboratories supported by the Division Pathology.