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Medical Strengths

KKH is a major tertiary referral centre for:

  • High-risk obstetrics
  • Gynaecological cancer treatment
  • Urogynaecological problems
  • Neonatology
  • Paediatrics
  • Paediatric bone marrow transplant
  • Paediatric open heart surgery

KKH established the first 24-hour children's emergency service in Singapore

It houses the largest Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in Southeast Asia with 32 beds

The hospital's perinatal mortality rate of 4.92 per 1,000 live births and neonatal mortality rate of 1.99 per 1,000 live births are rated in the league of leading centres in the world.

Staff Strength

The hospital has over 4,000 staff, of which:

  • About 500 are specialist doctors
  • More than 1,800 are nurses
  • Over 1,200 are Allied Health Professionals