At KDF, we not only focus on patients’ dialysis, but care for their well-being too. Social events and patient seminars held outside of our dialysis centres give our patients the fresh air they need.

Patient Education Seminar & Social Outing 2016

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Event
Patient Education Seminar & Social Outing 2016
Organiser
Renal Friends
Date
24th April 2016

 

On 24th April 2016, a patient education seminar was organised for patients to better understand their blood test results. Dr Yeoh Lee Ying, a senior consultant at Khoo Teck Puat Hospital was there to highlight the causes of inadequate dialysis, malnutrition and provided some tips on what to do in order to maintain a balanced and healthy lifestyle.

After the patient education seminar, patients went for a trip to the Singapore Flyer. Participants were treated to the breath-taking spectacular sights of Singapore, reaching a peak height of 165m, all in the comfort of the capsule on board the attraction.

Patient Education Seminar & Social Outing 2015

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Event
Patient Education Seminar & Social Outing 2015
Organiser
Renal Friends
Date
15th November 2015

 

On 15th of November 2015, a second patient education seminar was organised for patients to learn simple exercises that could be done during dialysis and at home. Mr Steven Lam Yiu Man, physiotherapist at Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital was there to guide the patients on the exercise’s steps. Thereafter, Ms Anita Yiu Wing Yan, occupational therapist at Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital, shared some tips on how patients can keep their homes safe to avoid accidental falls.

After the patient education seminar, patients paid a visit to the Peranakan Museum. During the visit, they got the chance to view galleries which showcased the traditional Peranakan way of life from weddings, religion, home life, to food and fashion.

Patient Party 2015

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Event
Patient Party 2015
Organiser
Renal Friends
Date
20th September 2015

 

On 20th of September 2015, about 100 KDF patients and their caregivers were invited to a nostalgia-inducing ‘SG50 Patient Party’. The event is a revival of KDF’s annual party for our beneficiaries which had been on hiatus since 2011. The party was held at the Cheng Hong Senior Activity Centre and was lined up with many programmes, including traditional Chinese opera, Malay dance, roving magicians, song performances and a special guest appearance from veteran artists – Mr Ye Shi Pin and Mr Lin You Fa.

Patient Education Seminar 2015: Living Matters Advance Care Planning

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Event
Patient Education Seminar 2015
Organiser
Renal Friends
Date
31st May 2015

 

First patient education seminar happened on 31st of May 2015. The topic was about advance care planning where patients were encouraged to voice their fear about having a serious illness and their greatest worries. Mr Andy Sim, a Senior Social Worker from the Singapore General Hospital (SGH) was the main speaker for the seminar, while other medical social workers, KDF staff and volunteers facilitated the individual group discussions.

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KDF provides subsidised dialysis treatment to needy members of our community so that these patients will not be deprived of treatment.

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