Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Exceptional people: Medics timely intervention saves contractor's life

Mr Phua Yong Teck and the SAF medical team who helped save his life. (Photo: Ng Eng Hen/Facebook)

Mr Phua Yong Teck, 55, was working on Pulau Tekong when he collapsed due to a cardiac arrest on Jan 6 this year.

Fortunately, the contractor was brought to the Rocky Hill Medical Centre where emergency resuscitation on him while 1 Medical Squadron transported him to Singapore General Hospital.

Doctors had told Mr Phua that he was fortunate to have received prompt medical attention from the SAF medical teams when he suffered from the cardiac arrest, Dr Ng said in his post.

Mr Phua pulled through and is on the way to full recovery.

Ref: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/pulau-tekong-medics-timely-intervention-saves-contractor-s-life/3553076.html

Exceptional people: Community Shield raises $64k for School Pocket Money fund

Great Eastern managing director, life and regional bancassurance, Khoo Kah Siang presenting a cheque to Tan Bee Heong, general manager of The Straits Times School Pocket Money Fund, after the Community Shield match. Great Eastern, the S-League's co-title sponsor with Hyundai, raised $64,500 for the Fund.