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​Direct Access GP Referral Programme (Non-subsidised)

For prompt evaluation and management of your patients by our TTSH specialists, the Direct Access GP Programme offers direct access privileges to our specialist outpatient clinics and services.

To make a patient referral, you may call us at:

GP Appointment Hotline (Non-Subsidised Referral)

Tel:​6357 8000
Time:8.00am – 9.00pm (Mondays to Fridays)
8.00am – 3.00pm (Saturdays and Eve of Christmas, New Year and Chinese New Year)
Alternatively you may ​Tel: 9666 6698 (24-hours), Fax: 6357 7011/7001 or

​The Direct SOC Access offers GPs and family physicians a fast and convenient way to make outpatient appointments for the following programmes and services:

  • Specialist Appointments
  • Dietetics and Nutrition
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Podiatry
  • Smoking Cessation Service
  • Speech Therapy
  • Weight Management Programme

​Through the Direct Access Endoscopy Service, GPs and family physicians can conveniently schedule a colonoscopy or gastroscopy for their own patients at TTSH without a specialist consultation.

The endoscopy report will be sent to the GP or family physician within 5 working days for review with the patient.

To make an appointment, please contact us at:

Tan Tock Seng Hospital (Main) Endoscopy Appointment Hotline​ ​
​Tel:​6357 3766 / 6357 3767

​Fax: 6357 3765

Fax the Direct Access Gastroscopy / Colonoscopy Request Form (200 kb, PDF)

AMKSC Endoscopy Appointment Hotline ​
​Tel:​6554 6868

​6556 1479

Fax Direct Access Gastroscopy / Colonoscopy Request Form (200 kb, PDF)

​Operating hoursMondays to Fridays: 8.30am to 5.30pm
Weekends and Public Holidays: Closed

​Our Community Health Team services are catered to a range of needs, from promoting general wellness to stabilisation of care needs. This includes:

  • Health checks;
  • Health education and health monitoring;
  • Health coaching and activities;
  • Nursing care;
  • Medication advice;
  • Coordination and referrals to other health and social services.

For referral you can email the Community Health Team Referral Form (521 kb, PDF) to For further information you can contact us at 96571102 during office hours.

​GPs registered under Community Health Assist Scheme (CHAS) can refer CHAS patients to Tan Tock Seng Hospital's Specialist Outpatient Clinics (SOCs) for subsidised treatment.

The following applies for subsidised referrals:

  1. Referral must be unnamed (e.g. GPs cannot make referral to specific specialists).
  2. Referrals can be made for conditions not covered under CHAS.
  3. CHAS accredited GPs cannot make direct referrals to specialised investigations (e.g. laboratory/radiology) or Allied Health.

To make a patient referral, you may call us at:

Centralised Appointment Hotline (Subsidised Referral)

​Tel:​6357 7000 
​Fax:​6357 7011
​Operating Hours:​8:00am – 6:00pm (Mondays to Fridays), 
8:00am - 12.30pm (Saturdays and Eve of Christmas, New Year and Chinese New Year)

Patients must remember to bring along the following for their SOC appointment to enjoy the subsidised charges:

Documents to Prepare for SOC Appointment:

  1. NRIC
  2. Health Assist Card / PA Card / existing CHAS card
  3. CHAS Subsidised Referral Cover Note provided by the GPs

Learn more on CHAS

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