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New academy to help hospital workers tackle future redundancy

NTUC, HSEU set up Healthcare Academy to ensure workers can adapt, remain employable

NTUC Secretary-General Ng Chee Meng said the academy will look at training workers for new roles in the growing healthcare sector.


IN the next three to five years, when medical records in Singapore are expected to be fully digitised, the 600 public healthcare workers who manage this paperwork may find that their jobs have become obsolete.

Similarly, the 4,000 patient service associates in the local...

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