What do I need to prepare before the day of my health screening?
There is no fasting required for your screening. However, avoid a heavy meal and caffeinated beverages immediately prior to your health screening; and avoid alcohol for at least 24 hours prior to your health screening.
Get enough sleep prior to your health screening. A lack of sleep may cause abnormalities in your vital signs.
For your comfort, you can choose to wear a two-piece outfit to your screening appointment.
If you are on medication, you can continue to take your long-term medications as per usual.
Do I need to fast before my health screening?
Fasting is not required for DA health screening packages, based on general health screening guidelines by Ministry of Health (MOH).
Can I do a health screening if I am having my period?
Yes, you can. However, if your health screening package includes a urine and/or stool test, do avoid scheduling a health screening 7 days prior to and after your menstruation cycle. This is to minimise the contamination of any of your collected ...
Can I book a vaccination on the same day of my health screening in the clinic?
Yes, the influenza, HPV, pneumococcal, hepatitis A/B vaccines are available in our DA clinics. You may wish to discuss with our attending doctor during consultation first to assess suitability based on your health status.
Can I claim for my health screening from my health insurance?
You would need to check with your insurer or with your company’s HR, to verify if your policy benefits provide cover for annual health checks.
What documents do I need to prepare for the Pre-placement screening?
For the Foreign Domestic Worker (FDW) Pre-placement Screening, the documents required are: MOM IPA Letter MOM Medical Form