Medical Relief Mission Handbook: A Primary Care Perspective

​Medical Relief Mission Handbook

SingHealth Academy
Publication Date:
Monday, June 1, 2009

Synopsis of the Book

The Medical Relief Mission Handbook contains information in a nutshell that is useful for any healthcare professional deployed on a relief mission. Intended as a companion before, on and after the trip, this guide provides information on pre-trip preparations, personal health issues, the effects of the disasters and possible resulting diseases, as well as post-trip activities. For both first-time and seasonal volunteers, it serves as a good checklist before departure as well as a quick reference guide when on the scene.

Jointly produced by PRIME@SHP and the SingHealth Humanitarian Relief Programme (SHRP), this book was released in conjunction with the launch of SHRP by Senior Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Health, Mr Hawazi Daipi on July 1, 2009.

Purchase Conditions

  • This item is sold and fulfilled by SingHealth Academy.
  • Quoted price not valid with other discounts or promotions.
  • Purchase non-exchangeable and non-refundable.
  • Delivery is by regular mail arranged through local postage services.
  • Please allow 10 days for delivery.
  • HealthXchange and SingHealth Academy reserve the right to amend the Terms & Conditions without prior notice.
  • Queries:

Publisher:  Imprint:  
    Sample Pages


View more

​​​​SingHealth Healthy Living Series​


​The SingHealth Healthy Living Series – for a better, healthier you! ​

​​​Beautiful Inside Out - The SingHealth Guide to Women's He... :

Introducing SingHealth's - and Singapore's - first ever Women's Health book!


​​Tapestry of Care: Voices of Medical Social Workers<... :

​Often the unsung heroes, medical social workers are the threads that hold the fabric of society together in many instances. Listen to their voices in this book.


​What Happens to Me at the Hospital?


​Written for children aged 8-12, this beautifully-illustrated book brings young readers on a journey through the major parts of a hospital stay.


​Steady, Stable and Safe: An Overview of Fall Prevent... :

​A SingHealth Quality Book that provides insights into the fall prevention initiatives practiced within the SingHealth cluster.


Obstetric Anesthesia and Analgesia: Practical Issues ... :

​Written by experts from Asia and Oceania, this comprehensive guidebook covers topics ranging from conventional deliveries to less frequently encountered situations in the field of obstetric anesthesia.