National Healthcare Group Polyclinics was established in October 2000 and forms the primary healthcare arm of National Healthcare Group (NHG). Its nine polyclinics serve a significant proportion of the portion in the central, northern and western parts of Singapore.
NHGP provides a comprehensive range of health services for the family, functioning as a one-stop health centre providing treatment for acute medical conditions, management of chronic diseases, women and child health services, and dental care. The focus of NHGP's care is on health promotion and disease prevention, early and accurate diagnosis, disease management through physician led team-based care, as well as enhancing the capability of Family Medicine through research and teaching.
Through the Family Medicine Academy and the NHG Family Medicine Residency Programme, NHGP plays an integral role in the delivery of primary care training at medical undergraduate and post-graduate levels.
NHGP has also been awarded the prestigious Joint Commission International (JCI) accreditation under the Primary Care Standard.