Dr Wong Loong Mun is the Principal Consultant and Chief ,Care Transition Division at Agency for Integrated Care. Dr Wong Loong Mun holds a doctorate in social psychology. Under his portfolio, he oversees the referral management team. He is also the Principal Consultant to CEO where he supports and advises the divisions within AIC on aged care matters, represent and be a standing member for internal AIC committees, advises the CEO on all relevant professional matters pertaining to AIC’s programmes and initiatives, with a focus on fostering cross-functional collaborations across the respective Divisions. He has been in aged care field more than 17 years, having set up this new national referral management programme in 2001, previously known as Integrated Care Services (ICS).
In 2008, Dr Wong implemented the Aged Care Transition Teams (ACTION) across the 6 public general hospitals in Singapore, to reduce length of stay and manage the readmission rate of these patients. Thus far, the ACTION teams have supported some 15,000 patients.