To kick start the SGH 200 celebrations, a group of SGH staff will be riding 200km around Singapore. They include Prof Kenneth Kwek, A/Prof Ruban Poopalalingam, Prof Christopher Cheng, A/Prof Terence Kee, A/Prof Prema Raj, Dr Farah Irani, Dr Ng Yi Kang, Dr Janice Tan, Geoffrey Gui, William Ho, Joe Tham, Tan Yoke Chang, Wilson Wong, Soh Jing Kai, Ros-ian Paramo Judilla, Joenil Belbes Nunez, Jake Cabunoc Saguban, Rene Cesar and Tunggal Jagat bin Khairul.
Follow the coverage as they cycle around Singapore on SGH Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SingaporeGeneralHospital
They have also chosen to support needy patients. You can support their endeavour today by making a gift to SGH Needy Patients Fund https://www.giving.sg/sghhdf/sghhealthcareheroes
100% of your gift will go towards the SGH Needy Patients Fund. The fund supports needy patients during their most difficult times in basic and critical care after they have exhausted existing assistance schemes.Eligible donation will enjoy 250% tax deduction and the donation will be automatically included in the donor's IRAS tax assessment.
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Prof Kenneth KwekChief Executive Officer, SGH
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"On 27 March, our cycling team will cycle 200km around Singapore to celebrate SGH's 200 year old legacy of serving and caring for our country's population. It is therefore apt that we are doing the ride in support of the SGH Needy Patients Fund. We have been training hard for many weeks and as a leisure "kampung" cyclist, it has been challenging for me personally. I hope this small humble act will encourage donations to support our patients in need. Every one kind act will mean so much to our patients."
Assoc Prof Ruban PoopalalingamChairman, Medical Board, SGHChair, SGH200 Organising Committee
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"SGH is a remarkable place to work in - we have a superb culture of coming together to care, people with incredible skills to make sure we strive for the best outcomes for our patients and infrastructure to aid us to put our patients at the hearts of all we do. However, I often witness the unseen struggles our patients face. We care for the sickest and they struggle when they are barely making ends meet. We cannot provide the best care possible if their struggles are ignored. So it is incredible when our patients can get relief from the SGH Needy Patients Fund. You see their darkness turn to light and caring for them becomes more effective. But the money has to come somewhere."
Assoc Prof Terence KeeSenior Consultant, Renal Medicine, SGH
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"Hi there, my name is Tunggal Jagat Bin Khairul. I've been working as a nurse in SGH for 15 years and I vividly remember my encounters with patients in need. Some do not have a home to return to, no loved ones to lend support or unable to pay for medical treatments. Despite having existing public assistance schemes, there are still many patients who have exhausted those schemes and cannot afford the cost of certain critical clinical care and indirect costs. The SGH Needy Patients Fund comes in to support these group of needy patients with financial assistance to access basic and life-saving needs, thus, allowing our patients to focus on their recovery.
Tunggal Jagat Bin KhairulNurse Clinician
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"I am Yoke from SGH Work-Life Unit and a novice triathlete who loves to swim, bike and run. This year, I am honoured to be part of team who will cycle 200KM around Singapore to mark the SGH bicentennial. Motivated to help patients in need during their most difficult hours, I will challenge myself to ride 2,000KM in support of the SGH Needy Patient Fund."
YokeAssistant Manager, Human Resource
200km around Singapore
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