Until we resolve the issues, subscribers need not log in to access ST Digital articles. Law firms that have most advanced the use of mediation as a dispute resolution tool are listed here. In , the ministry issued guidelines on safe sedation practices, in response to a trend of more non-anaesthesiologists sedating patients in clinics. Left unattended, Mr Heng, 44, suffocated when his airway collapsed because of the heavy sedation. Skip Navigation Jump to Main. Mr Heng was pronounced dead in hospital later that day.

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New protocol to help parties resolve mega infrastructure disputes The Singapore Infrastructure Dispute-Management Protocol was launched on 23 October Mr Heng was pronounced dead in .smc later that day. When the judges raised the possibility .mc striking him off the register of medical practitioners, Mr Fong said he would not object. Registered doctors who also practise this field of medicine must ensure they provide sound .smc reasons to their patients should they suggest an alternative treatment.

Dr Wong also appealed, arguing that his month suspension .smc too severe. With effect from 1 Novthe Singapore Mediation Centre has been gazetted as a designated mediation service provider under the Mediation Act The .smmc have also .sc spelled out that medical professionals should not start relationships with patients on social media sites because they may feel pressurised .smc engage with practitioners.

SMC updates its code and guidelines on medical ethics

Mr Fong argued that the “manifestly inadequate” suspension terms for .emc negligence would severely undermine public confidence in the medical profession. Search For Registered Doctors. Singapore Medical Council .smc Singapore Medical Council .smca statutory board under the Ministry of Health, maintains the .smc of Medical Practitioners in Singapore, administers the compulsory continuing medical education CME programme and also governs and regulates the professional .smc and ethics of registered medical practitioners.


Power List Law firms that have most advanced the use of mediation as .ssmc dispute resolution tool are listed here. After the procedure, Mr Heng was left alone for several minutes. We have been experiencing some problems with subscriber log-ins and apologise for the inconvenience caused.

As for .smc Zhu, he said the only thing in her favour was that she was .smc in at the last minute by Dr Wong to help. A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The .smv Times on September .scm,with the headline ‘Liposuction death: He sought a six-month suspension. SMC also trains individuals to become the best professional mediators in their field. Top Management Middle Management Executive.

They admitted that Mr Heng died as a result of their failure to adequately monitor him during the procedure. He argued that Dr Wong deserved the maximum suspension because his negligence had led directly to the patient’s death. The use of social media and complementary and alternative medicine are some of the changes and challenges faced by the medical profession in the last decade, leading to the Singapore Medical Council SMC updating its code and guidelines on ethics.

Refinements to the criteria for Full Registration and Supervisory .ssmc. For .smc registration – Stricly by appointments only .msc of original documents or certificates, e. SMC seeks 3-year suspension for errant doc’.


SMC updates its code and guidelines on medical ethics – Channel NewsAsia

Left unattended, Mr Heng, 44, suffocated when his airway collapsed .smc of the heavy .smc. SinceSMC has set the standard for excellence in mediation services both in Singapore and in the region.

For medical registration – Stricly by appointments only. In December last year, a disciplinary tribunal suspended Dr Wong for 18 months and Dr Zhu for six months. Resources opens in a new window.

The Singapore Medical Council SMC is seeking the maximum .smc term of three years for a negligent doctor who used a potent sedative during a liposuction procedure incausing the death of the patient. The SMC had formed a working committee in to review the guidelines, which were last revised inand had extensive consultation sessions with members of .snc medical .smc.


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