At our Nursing Department, we employ some 2,700
nurses whose focus is on providing care of the highest quality to our
Our nurses form an integral part of our dedicated
care team, backed by the latest in clinical and information
technologies. Through the years, we have re-engineered the roles of our
nurses to assume a higher range of clinical responsibilities, and
adopted the use of the e-Rostering and Patient Acuity Systems to improve
patient care as well as the work-life balance of our staff.
are encouraged to learn, grow and contribute to shaping our practices
through continuing education programmes and evidence based nursing. Our
mentoring and career development programmes serve to expand their
supervisory and management skills, develop specialised clinical skills
including advanced nursing practice, and grow their capabilities in
nursing education and evidence based nursing.
dedication, commitment and team spirit of our culturally diverse pool of
nurses form the foundation of the Department of Nursing, our vision,
mission and philosophy aim to bring our professionalism and the level of
care to new heights.
Our Nursing Vision
in NUH, as one, are committed to delivering professional and
personalised nursing care to our patients.
We are committed to specialised nursing care of the
highest quality, built upon continuous improvement as well as
evidence-based practice within an environment of nursing research and
Our Nursing Philosophy
- We believe that our nurses have the
primary responsibility of providing personalised, specialised and safe
care to our patients
- We believe in the professional growth of our
nurses in order to achieve the full potential of our staff
believe in working in collaboration with all concerned for the interest
of our patients