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KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital Company Profile

13:06 EST 16th December 2018 | BioPortfolio

KK Women's and Children's Hospital, or simply KKH, is the largest medical facility in Singapore which provides specialised care for women, babies and children. Since our inception in 1924, we've grown from a 30-bed maternity hospital into an 830-bed hospital for women and children. In fact, we're the only integrated women's and children's hospital in Singapore.Every year, we register over 400,000 visits by women and children who come as inpatients or outpatients. In addition, one-third of all couples in Singapore choose to deliver their babies at KKH.Find out more about our medical specialties and sub-specialties.Read our Annual Review 2003, the latest edition of the newsletter Special Delivery, and a special issue of the newsletter commemorating KK Hospital's 80th Anniversary.

Location

100 Bukit Timah Road
229899
Singapore

Contact

Phone: 6293 4044
Fax: 6293 7933


News Articles [3517 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Initiative Reaches Out To Pregnant Women Addicted To Opioids To Try To Keep Children Out Of Foster Care

Women who are on the path to recovery were having their babies taken away from them, sometimes as early as right from the hospital. That was setting off a spiral, where to cope with the pain the women...

Bacteria found in ward drains at children’s hospital – BBC News

BBC NewsBacteria found in ward drains at children's hospitalBBC NewsBacteria was found in drains at two wards in a children's hospital which treats patients with compromised immune systems. Traces of ...

Pediatric cancer diagnosis comes of age at Children's Hospital Los Angeles

(Children's Hospital Los Angeles) As a leader in the area of personalized medicine for the treatment of children, Children's Hospital Los Angeles has joined six other pediatric hospitals in the newly ...

KKH develops rapid genomic sequencing to diagnose critically ill children with rare diseases

(SingHealth) A multi-disciplinary team at KK Women's and Children's Hospital (KKH) has developed a test to enable faster diagnosis of rare diseases to help critically ill children. Rapid Genomic Seque...

Boston Children's Hospital accelerates genomic sequencing to expand existing genomic database

(Boston Children's Hospital) Boston Children's Hospital has embarked on a strategic initiative to expand its research genomics gateway, with plans to sequence the DNA of 3,000 patients with epilepsy o...

Risky pregnancies in older women and those with many children are seldom discussed

Harmful gender, religious and cultural norms contribute to risky pregnancies in older women and women who already have five or more children, endangering the lives of these women and their babies, sug...

Study explores childbirth preferences of pregnant women

Nearly four million women give birth in the U.S. each year, and it is the number one reason for all hospital admissions. But hospital satisfaction surveys generally don't include specific questions ab...

Nanoparticle therapeutic restores function of tumour suppressor in prostate cancer

While many groups are developing cancer therapies to target proteins and pathways that are highly active in cancer cells, a team of investigators from Brigham and Women's Hospital and Boston Children'...

PubMed Articles [7223 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Decision Making about Hospital Arrival among Low-Risk Nulliparous Women after Spontaneous Labor Onset at Home.

Postponing hospital admission until the active phase of labor is a recommended strategy to safely reduce the incidence of primary cesarean births. Success of this strategy depends on women's decisions...

Effect of China's maternal health policy on improving rural hospital delivery: Evidence from two cross-sectional surveys.

This population-based cross-sectional study aims to explore the effect of China's Rural Hospital Delivery Subsidy (RHDS) policy on the utilization of women's hospital delivery between rural and urban ...

Antenatal Hospital Utilization Among Women at Risk for Disability.

Little is known about the effect of potentially disabling health conditions on healthcare utilization during pregnancy. Using hospital discharge data, we identified women at risk for disability and ev...

Transgenerational effects of chemotherapy: Both male and female children born to women exposed to chemotherapy have fewer children.

There is little known about the transgenerational effect of chemotherapy. For example, chemotherapy is known to decrease fecundity in women. But if women are able to have offspring after chemotherapy ...

Association between number of children and carotid intima-media thickness in Bangladesh.

Previous studies on the association between number of children and carotid intima-media thickness (cIMT) were limited to Western populations. Pregnancy in women is associated with physiologic changes ...

Clinical Trials [12487 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Validation Study on RENEW's Aingeal at KK Women's and Children's Hospital

This proposal describes the evaluation of a CE-marked, FDA cleared vital signs Surveillance Monitoring system within an adult in-patient setting KK Women's and Children's Hospital ("KKH"),...

Validation Study on RENEW's Aingeal at KK Women's and Children's Hospital

This proposal describes the evaluation of a CE-marked, FDA cleared vital signs Surveillance Monitoring system in a paediatric outpatient population in KK Women's and Children's Hospital ("...

Women and Children as the Focus for Control of Schistosomiasis Infections in the Irrigations Area of Burkina Faso

The purpose of this study is to examine the extent of schistosomasis infections in women and children, their daily activites that encumber contact with water and their knowledge and attitu...

Prevalence of Undernutrition in Assiut University Children Hospital

To describe the prevalence of undernutrition in infants and children admitted to Assiut university children hospital and to describe risk group and decrease length of stay in hospital.

Procedural Pain in Children: Intervention With the Hospital Clown

This study evaluates the effect of an intervention with a hospital clown compared to standard care on pain experience for acute hospitalized children receiving venipuncture. Half of the ch...

Companies [2269 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital

KK Women's and Children's Hospital, or simply KKH, is the largest medical facility in Singapore which provides specialised care for women, babies and children. Since our inception in 1924, we've grown...

Texas Children’s Health Plan - The Center for Children and Women

Texas Children’s Health Plan - The Center for Children and Women was founded in 2013 by Texas Children’s Health Plan, a subsidiary of Texas Children’s Hospital. The...

Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach

Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach, part of the MemorialCare Health System, provides specialized pediatric care for children and young adults, with conditio...

Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach

Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach, part of the MemorialCare Health System, provides specialized pediatric care for children and young adults, with conditio...

Long Beach Memorial and Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach

Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach, part of the MemorialCare Health System, provides specialized pediatric care for children and young adults, with conditio...

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