Your health remains our priority and we are committed to keeping you safe.
We have maintained strict measures for the protection of our patients and visitors, as well as our staff and healthcare workers who continue to meet your healthcare needs. We remain committed to ensuring our hospital is a safe environment for our patients and their family members.
In this advisory, you will find useful information on the latest guidelines and measures. Access the latest updates by our Infectious Diseases Specialist Dr. Loh Jiashen.
Find out about the latest COVID-19 policies and measures for patients and visitors at our hospital and medical centre.
As of late October, 92% of Singaporeans have completed the basic vaccination regimen of two doses. 79% of the population has also received at least one booster shot according to Statista. Even with the population’s high vaccination rate, questions have arisen regarding the threat of the XBB variant and the possibility of a newer strain emerging. Dr. Loh Jiashen, Infectious Diseases Specialist, Farrer Park Hospital sheds light on how we should understand the factors in play.
The symptoms of COVID-19 infection are similar to that of an acute respiratory infection or pneumonia. They may include the following:
Some people who recover from COVID-19 continue to experience residual symptoms. This is called Long COVID and symptoms may include:
At Farrer Park Hospital, your health and that of your family who visit you is our biggest priority. In accordance with the safe management measures issued by the Ministry of Health, we take every precaution to safeguard the well-being of our patients, visitors and staff.
We continue to enforce these measures in our Inpatient Suites (IPS) and Intensive Care Unit (ICU) for your safety and wellbeing.