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A career in nursing is both rewarding and dynamic. Choose to make a difference in the lives of others by applying for one of these conversion programmes.
The story of nurse Alan Lim who as a senior lecturer in Nanyang Poly is passionate about imparting knowledge to the future generation of caregivers.
The story of a young high flier and MOH scholar nurse Dionne Liew of Tan Tock Seng. She has achieved so much at such a young age and yet is down to earth and is always willing to do more.
The story of nurse Lee Mei Yi of KKH who has specialised in Pediatrics to better care for child patients. She has been at the same ward in the same hospital since joining the nursing profession.
The story of nurse Xie Huiting of IMH who believes treatment is a combination of science and human touch. She did her PHD from USA and she is using her expertise to practice and preach evidence based treatment.
The story of nurse Kumari of Changi General Hospital who believes in serving humanity. She went beyond the call of duty to help Jenny who had fallen while trying to board a bus by taking her to the hospital.
The story of principal enrolled nurse Rokia Bte Sulaiman of NHC who went to Pakistan as part of the overseas mission and is willing to go on more such missions to care for the ill. She loves caring for the ill in Singapore or beyond.
The story of APN Jacqueline De Roza of Geylang Polyclinic who takes the extra time to talk to her patients with chronic diseases so that she can help them better.
The story of Nurse Manager Robin Tan of Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital who treats his patients as family and maximises his time with them by lunching in the wards every day.
The story of Palliative Care Nurse Amy Lim from HCA Hospice Care who cares for terminally ill patients who wish to live out their last days at home. She helps make their final journey as happy and comfortable as possible.
The story of Staff Nurse Hafashah Mohd Aslam of the National University Hospital who has found that, while working in the ICU can be intense, the bond he shares with his team is priceless.
The story of nurse Lalitha of HPB who became a nurse against her parents' wishes only to turn them into admirers later. Today she is admired by her patients and her family. She continues to be passionate about nursing.
The story of nurse Jasber Kaur of KTPH who made a meaningful career change and discovered more purpose in life. She has not looked back since. She works in the ICU department and loves critical care.
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Your gateway to a career in Intermediate & Long Term Care (ILTC)
Yes, the public sector offers scholarships and sponsorships for aspiring nurses. Find out more about Healthcare Scholarships.
The Healthcare Merit Scholarship (HMS) is awarded to outstanding students with strong leadership abilities. This premier scholarship, offered by the Ministry of Health, gives you the opportunity to study nursing or allied health disciplines in local and overseas universities. You should:
The Healthcare Merit Award (HMA) is awarded to students with excellent academic track records to pursue degree programmes in nursing or allied health disciplines in local and overseas universities. You should:
The public healthcare clusters also offer sponsorships to students to study nursing at the NITEC level at ITE (to become Enrolled Nurses) and at the diploma and degree level at the polytechnics and universities respectively*. The sponsorships provide students with monthly allowances throughout their nursing studies and graduates will be able to serve in the public healthcare clusters upon their graduation from the programmes.
* Alexandra Health System (AHS), Eastern Health Alliance (EHA), Jurong Health Services (JHS), National Healthcare Group (NHG), National University Health System (NUHS), and Singapore Health Services (Singhealth)
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Recipients of the President's Award.