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  St Andrew’s Mission Hospital (SAMH) was founded as a free dispensary for poor local and migrant women and children in 1913. As demand for such services was overwhelming, a hospital was built and opened in 1923. Located along Erskine Road, SAMH for Women and Children was a 3-storey, 60-bed hospital equipped with an outpatient clinic. SAMH was a pioneer healthcare provider in Singapore then, and was also the first to provide training of local nurses. Today, SAMH continues to serve the community by operating not only the St Andrew’s Community Hospital (the first community hospital in Singapore), but also St Andrew’s Autism Centre, SAMH Clinics, St Andrew’s Nursing Homes and St Andrew’s Senior Care, all located in the heartlands of Singapore.

Photo by: SAMH and Singapore Anglican Community Services
 

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