We all know the importance of going for health screenings regularly and in Singapore, battling a serious illness too late could also mean an exorbitant medical bill. The cost of health checks in Singapore varies across public hospitals, private hospitals, and private clinics. Here’s all that you need to know about getting a health check in Singapore, from basic screening to a premium package.
By far the largest 24-hour clinic group in Singapore, Central 24-HR Clinic Group, which started off with just one clinic in 1999, now boasts of 12 fully-equipped clinics nationwide. Their mission is simple - 24 hours medical service for all. Their basic health screening package includes cholesterol, diabetes, gout, liver, and kidney tests. WhatsApp +65 8877 1706 for appointments and inquiries.
Central 24-HR Clinics, multiple locations, www.centralclinic.com.sg/health-screening-packages
Raffles Medical Group is the only private medical provider in Singapore that owns and operates a fully integrated healthcare organization comprising a tertiary hospital, a network of family medicine and dental clinics, insurance services, Japanese and Traditional Chinese Medicine clinics, and consumer healthcare division. Raffles Basic health screening package helps shed light on key health indicators like blood sugar and count, urinalysis, and cholesterol profile to help you take control and manage potential health risks.
Raffles Medical, multiple locations, https://www.rafflesmedicalgroup.com/services/health-screening/essential-packages/raffles-basic/
Mount Alvernia's Basic 250 health screening package covers key health indicators and consists of a medical review by a doctor, height and weight assessment, electrocardiogram (ECG) test, basic cholesterol profiling, diabetes screen, and more. Other tests can be included depending on your needs. Basic Screening Packages are available from Mondays to Fridays only. There are also specific health screenings for males and females with options for different age groups. More info here.
Mount Alvernia Hospital, 820 Thomson Road, Singapore 574623, +65 6347 6688, www.mtalvernia.sg/clinical_services/health-screening/basic-250
Lifescan has a full range of health screening packages to suit both men and women starting from SG$218 for a basic screening for women to Royal Elite priced at SG$8435. The Royal Elite includes a variety of CT scans and ultrasounds, with additional Stroke, ENT, and Digestive System Screenings for a thorough check. More information here.
Price: From SG$218
Lifescan Medical @ Novena Medical Center, 10 Sinaran Drive, #08-01, Novena Medical Center, Singapore 307506, +65 6221 1358
Lifescan Medical @ Paragon, 290 Orchard Road
#07-18 to 20, Paragon Tower 2 via Lift Lobby C, Singapore 238859, +65 6235 3253
The Health Enrichment Centre in Tan Tock Seng Hospital is a one-stop center that offers health screening programs designed to suit every individual's health needs. Their dedicated team of doctors and nurses will assess your health profile together with you, and recommend the relevant screening tests based on your lifestyle and personal and family histories. They will then review your screening results, offer medical advice and lifestyle counseling, as well as provide you with a personalized medical report. Their basic Core Screening Package entails a detailed history taking and a thorough physical examination. Screening will be done for most common diseases like hypertension, diabetes, cholesterol, and colon cancer. More information on other specific packages here.
Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng, Singapore 308433, +65 6256 6011, www.ttsh.com.sg/Patients-and-Visitors/Medical-Services/Health-Enrichment-Centre/Pages/default.aspx
At NUH's Wellness Centre, they offer health screening that enables early detection of common chronic illnesses. The basic screening package aims to identify areas that can be managed to prevent diseases like diabetes mellitus, high cholesterol, hypertension, and obesity as well as their predisposing factors. This package is conducted over one visit to the NUH Wellness Centre. More information on other packages here.
National University Hospital (NUH), 5 Lower Kent Ridge Road, Singapore 119074, +65 6779 5555, www.nuh.com.sg/our-services/Health-Screening/Pages/default.aspx
Thomson Wellth Clinic’s health screening and medical check-up packages are lined from basic to premium or specialized health check-ups. If you are covered by your insurance, check with a representative on which health package can be carried over to your insurance. Their screenings are based on your gender, age, sex, and medical history for accurate readings and results. Their Basic Lite Package provides a general overview of your health based on the key health indicators such as blood counts, sugar levels, urinalysis, and cholesterol levels. More packages here.
Price: From SG$348
Thomson Wellth Clinic, 290 Orchard Road, Level 19 (access via Lift Lobby F), Singapore 238859, +65 6735 0300, www.thomsonwellthclinic.com/stay-healthy/health-screening
Regular health screening helps to detect disease or condition early, even when there have been no symptoms or signs of the disease. Early detection means getting the right treatment at the right time and gives you better control over their health. At Farrer Park, their HealthTrack Regular package includes screening for kidney, gout, diabetes as well as liver and thyroid. Click here for more packages.
Farrer Park Hospital, 1 Farrer Park Station Road,
#02-01 Connexion, Singapore 217562, +65 6363 1818, www.farrerpark.com/patients-and-visitors/Health-Screening/Health-Screening-Packages.html
Parkway East's Screen Classic basic health screening includes generic tests for cholesterol, diabetes, gout, liver, and kidney. For women, it includes a pap smear as well. You may make an appointment online here. For more health screen packages, click here.
Price: Men SG$468, Women SG$498
Parkway East Hospital, 321 Joo Chiat Place, Singapore 427990, +65 6344 7588, www.parkwayeast.com.sg/facilities-services/diagnostic-tech-services/health-screening
Fullerton Health has introduced the world's first Health Screening Pod that is designed to allow you to be screened in private, and in a single location. o help you be better prepared for your screening experience, they've put together a guide Fullerton Health Health Screening Guide on what you can expect during the process, as well as the steps that you should take before and after your screening. The most basic package is the Live Fuller Premium that includes Resting Electrocardiogram (ECG) and Extensive Blood and Urine Investigations (Click Here).