The Singapore General Hospital (then known as the General Hospital) (SGH) is the first hospital built on the island and started as a humble wooden shed in a British military camp in the vicinity of Bras Basah Road and Stamford Road.
Which hospital is the best in the world?
World’s Best Hospitals 2020 – Top 100 Global
|1||Mayo Clinic – Rochester||Rochester, MN|
|2||Cleveland Clinic||Cleveland, OH|
|3||Massachusetts General Hospital||Boston, MA|
|4||Toronto General (University Health Network)||Toronto|
Where was the first hospital built in the world?
The oldest hospital still in existence are the “Hotel –Dieu” in Lyons (580 AD) and Paris, (660 AD) France. The term “Hotel-Dieu” indicates that it is a public hospital. In these hospitals more attention was given to the wellbeing of the patient’s soul than to curing bodily ailments.
Is SGH under MOH?
The Singapore General Hospital is the largest hospital in the group and serves as the flagship hospital for the cluster.
|Bowyer Block of Singapore General Hospital, the oldest and largest hospital in the SingHealth group|
|Parent organization||MOH Holdings Pte. Ltd.|