Singapore Goverment

 

Licensee / Clinic Manager

The Licensee


The licensee for the different categories of healthcare institutions shall be as follows:

i.

Hospital

The Applicant (Person) or Company

ii.

Nursing Home

The Applicant (Person) or Company

iii.

Maternity Home

The Applicant (Person) or Company

iv.

Medical Clinic (including Dental Clinic)

The Applicant (Person) or Company

v.

Clinical Laboratory

A medical practitioner who has relevant higher qualification and training in any of the following disciplines :

i. anatomic pathology
ii. chemical pathology
iii. cytogenetics
iv. forensic pathology
v. haematology
vi. histocompatibility
vii. immunology
viii. medical microbiology
ix. transfusion medicine
x. any other discipline acceptable to the Director

Or

A person who has a degree in medicine or any other higher qualification in any of the disciplines specified at (i) to (x) above that is acceptable to the Director, and who has at least 5 years relevant working experience in a clinical laboratory acceptable to the Director.

vi.

X-ray Laboratory

A radiologist registered with Singapore Medical Council

Please Note:-

For all new licence applications, any licensee which is a company, the director(s) must submit a copy of the ACRA profile together with an authorisation letter with all the company director's signatures authorising a particular person to liaise with us on all licensing matters.

The Manager

Every healthcare institution shall have a manager as follows:

i.

Hospital

Any person who will be responsible for the administration or management of the hospital. e.g CEO or General Manager

ii.

Nursing Home

A medical practitioner registered with the Singapore Medical Council or a registered nurse registered with the Singapore Nursing Board.

iii.

Maternity Home

A medical practitioner registered with the Singapore Medical Council, a registered nurse or a registered midwife registered with the Singapore Nursing Board.

iv.

Medical Clinic (including Dental Clinic)

A medical practitioner registered with the Singapore Medical Council in the case of a medical clinic used by a medical practitioner, or a dentist registered with the Singapore Dental Council in the case of a medical clinic used by a dentist.

v.

Clinical Laboratory

Any person who has

(a) a degree in medicine or a basic degree in a relevant science subject that is acceptable to the Director; and
(b) at least 5 years relevant working experience in a clinical laboratory acceptable to the Director.

vi.

X-ray Laboratory

A qualified radiographer.

vii.

Other Healthcare establishment

A suitably qualified person approved by the Director.

Last updated on 1-Aug-2013