Category Archives: The Good Advice

Jarvis’ Good Advice

Written by Melissa Robert Originally adapted from Sound The City   ‘When people like your music, that feeling is priceless. Not even a million dollars can buy it.’   Jarvis is a busker from Singapore, but he walked through his very own journey to have gotten to where he is today. It’s a known fact,…

Angjolie’s Good Advice

Meet Angjolie, the founder of The Life Celebrant. The Life Celebrant aims to celebrate and commemorate how you lived and leave your life, by providing customised and meaningful funeral planning and preplanning services for individuals and families.   TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF IN 1 LINE. I’m a determined and perseverant person. If there is something…

Loretta’s Good Advice

Meet Loretta Chan, Counsellor, Medical Social Service, Changi General Hospital. She’s an advance care planning counsellor and mainly speak to the family and patients to find out what their medical preferences are to assist them in their decision. TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF IN 1 LINE. I’m a positive and approachable person, as I enjoy hearing…

Charmaine’s Good Advice

Meet Charmaine Tay,  Senior Medical Social Worker, Medical Social Service, Changi General Hospital. She helps patients’ cope with financial assistant needs, psychological support and evaluating the kind of assistance they may require. She works with doctors and therapists to make sure that patients are well cared for, even after they leave the hospital.   TELL US…

Nash’s Good Advice

Meet Mohammad Nashruddin, Physiotherapist, St Andrew’s Community Hospital. He has been working for 2 years and has recently taken up the role in palliative care.   TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF IN 1 LINE. I enjoy putting positive meaning, into every event of my life.   TELL US SOMETHING MOST PEOPLE MIGHT NOT KNOW ABOUT YOU.…

Magdalene’s Good Advice

Meet Magdalene, Senior Physiotherapist, St. Andrew’s Community Hospital. Her main role is to help patients in promoting functional mobility and palliative care at her work. TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF IN 1 LINE. I would like to say that I have a positive outlook in life, and I don’t sweat the small stuff. TELL US SOMETHING…

Dr Chong’s Good Advice

Meet Dr Chong Poh Heng, Medical Director of HCA Hospice Care. With a passion for pediatric work while harbouring a gift for comforting patients, he has since decided to marry his gifts into devoting his life into his work at HCA Hospice Care. TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF IN 1 LINE. I’m a ‘happy slave’ that is…

Dr Devanand’s Good Advice

Meet Dr Anantham Devanand, Senior Consultant, Deputy Head of Lung Centre, Singapore General Hospital. His role of expertise deals with respiratory and critical care, where his work often involves meeting patients near their end of life. TELL US ABOUT YOURSELF IN 1 LINE. I’m very passionate and enthusiastic about helping science move forward and eager…