Frequently Asked Questions For Health Screening
Frequently Asked Questions For Health Screening
Our data shows the median time spent in clinic
for Ace, Elite, Noble, Silver, Crown and Crown Plus packages is between 45 to 90
For Royal & Jewel packages, the median time spent in clinic is between 2.5 hours to 3 hours.
To speed up your visit, we recommend visiting at 8.30AM or from 10.30AM onwards.
Our Chest X-Ray, Mammogram, Ultrasound and Bone Mass Density
machines are in our medical center.
All our health screening packages can be conducted in our center without any further visits.
Your report will take 7 working days excluding the date of your
After your visit, our staff will arrange a post screening review and consultation with our doctor either at the clinic, or through Zoom or Phone. There will be no additional costs for the post screening consultation.
For Royal and Jewel packages, there will also be a consultation and physical examination on the day of the screening.
For the stool test, you have two options:
1. Pre collect the stool bottle from our clinic a few days before.
2. Come to our clinic and do your blood test. We will pass you the stool bottle. If you cannot give us a sample on that day, you may bring back your stool bottle. On the day of the review, just bring your stool sample back, we will send it to the lab and email you the results. This will minimize your trips to the clinic.
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Health screening involves the use of tests, physical examinations, or other procedures to proactively detect potential conditions in our clients. This is different from diagnostic tests which are done when someone is already showing symptoms of a condition.
A one-off screening will only pick up health conditions that
are present at the time of screening. Regular screening helps to detect conditions
that may develop after the previous screening.
Chronic diseases such as hypertension, diabetes and cancer tend to affect individuals at certain age groups. With regular health screenings, early detection of any conditions will allow you to take action early. This enables you to have better outcomes towards managing your health.
No fasting is required except for Ace and Elite packages. If you are fasting, only plain water is allowed starting 8 hours before your appointment.
Yes, you may take your medications (including those for blood
pressure, diabetic and blood thinning) before your health screening.
There are certain unique tests such as thyroid medications that have recommended timings to take prior to doing the health screen. Please check with us if you have a specific query related to your medications.
You should not attend the screening if you are feeling unwell as this may affect your results. You may still walk in for a consultation with our doctor to get medication.
It is advisable to do the urine and stool test five (5) days after the last day of the menstruation cycle.
Making an appointment would allow us to prepare in advance for your necessary tests. This allows you to have a smooth and seamless experience. We are able to accept walk ins, but please text or call us to ensure we can arrange an optimal time for you. Doing so will enable you to finish your screening earlier.
Yes, you can make the payment through PayNow. Talk to us to find out more.
Pregnancy causes many physiological changes in a female's body. Your gynaecologist would routinely perform relevant test at different stages of the pregnancy to see if you and your baby are well and healthy. Should you have specific health concerns during this period, please consult our doctor to find out if a health screening is necessary for you.
The ideal time to have a Pap Smear done is at least five days following the last day of your menstrual period.
You do not need to stop taking health supplements prior to health screening. Most health supplements do not affect blood tests results when taken on the same day. However, if you are unsure, please feel free to check with us.
Please feel free to approach our friendly staff or doctor for further enquiries. Health screening should be tailored to the individual risk of every patient and here at healthscreening.sg, we believe the best benefit comes when you perform a health screening only necessary for your age and body.
It will take approximately 45 minutes to 3 hours per person, depending on the complexity and number of tests performed. For instance, treadmill tests take between 30 minute to an hour to complete.
Yes, we do have a drinks machine which can dispense water, Milo, Coffee or Tea. However, please ensure you have completed the necessary tests before consuming these beverages.
Payment mode – Cash, NETS, Credit Card, PayNow & GrabPay can be made on the day of screening.
Making an appointment would allow us to prepare in advance for your family member’s tests. This allows you and your family member to have a smooth and seamless experience. As such, we strongly encourage for your family member appointments to be made before undergoing health screening.
You will receive your results together with explanation and necessary recommendations in 7 working days. Our team may call you to follow up. All screenings packages come with a Post Review Consultation with our doctor. However, if you do have urgent concerns, do send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call/WhatsApp us at 88933757.
We believe in good and affordable healthcare for all our patients. We can also utilize company insurance and CHAS schemes. We pride ourselves in affordable and compassionate healthcare, so feel at ease to speak with us to find out about your options.
Currently, MediSave generally cannot be used for all health screenings. However, if you are diagnosed with a chronic condition covered under the Chronic Disease Management Programme (CDMP), MediSave may be used to pay for part of the outpatient treatment cost of these diseases.
If your screening results are normal, you should continue to go
for regular screening at the recommended frequency because screening only detects
health conditions that are present at the time of screening. If you develop signs or
symptoms after your screening, please see your doctor and do not wait for your next
If your screening results are abnormal, you should follow-up with your doctor immediately even if you feel perfectly well. Early treatment and good control of your condition can result in better outcomes and prevent or delay serious complications.