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13 Feb 2018

  Enjoy SMA Member Rates for 34th LCPC-SHC Postgraduate Course in Palliative Medicine
Sign up for the 3-day foundation course from 25 to 27 April 2018 to learn more about the basic principles and practice of palliative medicine, specially designed for doctors across all settings. The course objective is to increase professional confidence and competence in participants by equipping them with the necessary knowledge and skills to work with patients and families facing life-threatening illnesses. Some of the topics covered within this course include an Introduction to Palliative Care, Communication with patients and families, Ethical dilemmas, Dealing with Psychological Problems and Use of Existing Hospice Services in Singapore.
 
 
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25 Jan 2018

  New Guidelines under Personal Data Protection Act
In November 2017, the Personal Data Protection Commission (PDPC) announced new guidelines under the Act on how companies should handle individuals' NRIC numbers, as well as physical and photocopied versions of the identification cards.
 
 
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03 Jan 2018

  Healthcare Services Act - draft bill consultation sessions
MOH is organising a series of draft bill consultation sessions, to explain the proposed changes in the new HCS Bill; demonstrate the use of the PHMCA to HCS services mapping module; and provide information on the National Electronic Health Record (NEHR) system. We encourage members to participate, to understand the proposed changes, and also provide feedback.
 
 

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SMA Seminar : Tax Obligations on Medical Practice

The Tax Seminar on Medical Practice will enable you to gain basic understanding of this topic and to better manage your medical practice and to fulfill its required obligations.
  

SMA Health Law Seminar

The importance of educating on the Legal Duty of Care expected by Medical Practitioners.
  

Medico-Legal Seminar on Mental Capacity Assessment

Caring for persons lacking capacity 14 April 2018