Medical Examination for Foreign Workers or Maid Checkups
Health Screening or Pre-employment Medical Examination for Foreign Domestic Helpers [ FDW ] / maids & other Foreign workers are part of Statutory Medical Examinations required by Ministry of Manpower before they are allowed to work in Singapore. Work Permit will only be issued if they can pass the medical examinations in Singapore. This ensure that they are fit to work in Singapore. That they can start working in Singapore knowing they start off work in a clean slate of health & that they will not endanger themselves or others.
The examples of the Types of Statutory Medical Examinations include:
MOM Work Permit application (New application/ Renewal)
Employment Pass (EP)
Permanent Resident Medical
Long Term Visit Pass Medical
Ministry of Manpower Maid Employment Medical Check-up, FDW Work Permit Medical
Six-monthly medical examination ( 6ME ) for maid.
All ICA and MOM’s work pass or renewal pass applicants who have been granted the in-principle approval (IPA) will be informed and given a copy of the medical examination form which requires them to undergo a medical examination in Singapore, which normally includes a medical exam by a medical professional to check if they are physically and mentally fit to work.
Other tests may be done include blood tests to check for HIV/Syphilis/Malaria Parasite, a Chest X-Ray to check for Tuberculosis, Urine tests to check for pregnancy & sugar levels. Only with a completed medical checkup report that can be easily done at our work permit check up clinic, applicants will be able to submit the application to the Work Pass Division of MOM or Singapore Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) with the in-principle approval letter. Applicants who are found to have infectious diseases will not be granted any work permit, employment pass, long-term social visit pass or permanent residence in Singapore.
Taxi Driver’s Vocational License & the Private Hire Car Driver’s Vocational License
For Taxi driver & the Private Hire Car driver, we can also help you meet the medical standards set by the Land Transport Authority (LTA) when you apply for the Taxi Driver’s Vocational License (TDVL) or the Private Hire Car Driver’s Vocational License (PDVL). PDVL medical check-up includes a chest x-ray and physical examination.
Please bring along all the essential documents needed for verification and registration comprising Passport, Work Pass, MOM In-principle approval (IPA) before visiting our clinic.
Work Permit Renewal Medical Checkup
If you are in need of a work permit renewal medical checkup, our team can help.
We can provide you with a medical check-up, ensuring that there are not any underlying medical conditions that might affect your work.
We understand that not only your physical health but your mental health are extremely crucial problems that might affect your work. All across the globe, more people are suffering from mental health conditions than ever before. In particular, stress is causing severe anxiety and depression, with depression becoming one of the leading causes of workplace absence. As a result, we make sure to take this into consideration, ensuring that you do not burn out in the workplace.
Similar to the work permit medical check-up, the work permit renewal medical checkup will normally include a medical exam by a medical professional to check if they are physically and mentally fit to work. There might also be other tests done such as blood tests (check for HIV/Syphilis/Malaria Parasite), Chest X-Ray (check for Tuberculosis) and Urine tests (check for pregnancy & sugar levels). Only with a completed medical checkup report that can be easily done at our clinic, applicants will be able to submit the application to the Work Pass Division of MOM or Singapore Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) with the in-principle approval letter.
Work permit check up clinic
Our team will help you at our work permit checkup clinic based in Singapore. If you are now ready to go back to work, or faced an injury that you have recovered from, contact our team and we will provide you with a check-up to ensure that your symptoms are or are no longer affecting you or your work.
Please be reminded to bring along all the required documents (comprising Passport, Work Pass, MOM In-principle approval (IPA)) needed for verification and registration before visiting our clinic.