Dr Lai Junxu graduated from the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, Singapore, in 2008. During his undergraduate years, he topped his cohort in Neuroscience, and was also awarded theRatnam Book Prize for being the top student in his batch in the study of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. He did his medical and surgical electives overseas in Cedars Sinai Medical Center. Dr Lai went on to do his postgraduate diploma in Family Medicine in 2012. In 2015, Dr Lai was conferred the Community Care – GP Partnership Training Award (CC – GP Partnership TA) for him to pursue the Graduate Diploma in Palliative Medicinecourse which he successfully completed in 2016. Dr Lai is accredited by the Ministry of Health as a Family Physician as well as theOffice of the Public Guardian as an issuer of the Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA)Certificate, to protect the interests of patients in the event they lose their mental capacity.
Since November 2013, Dr Lai has been running the chronic home care programmes of Yong-En Care Centre, Thye Hua Kwan Moral Charities Ensuite Care Services, Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital and the Home Nursing Foundation. He was also involved in Agency for Integrated Care (AIC)’s Holistic care for Medically-advanced patients(HOME) programme - a palliative home care service for patients with end-stage organ diseases before it closed down. Dr Lai also helped Jurong Health Services’ Sub-acute Ambulatory care for Functionally challenged and/or Elderly (SAFE) programme – the first ambulatory home care programme in Singapore which has since transformed into Jurong Health Services’ Hospital-to-Home (H2H)programme.
As part of his plans for Omnimed Healthcare to gain a greater foothold in the medical home care industry, Dr Lai clinched the the contract to provide medical service to the residents at Ren Ci Nursing Home @ Bukit Batok as well as Pacific Healthcare Nursing Home (Senja). Dr Lai is also interested in the field of medical/healthcare informatics. He was part of Changi General Hospital (“CGH”)'s medical informatics team which assisted in CGH successfully attaining the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Level 6 accreditation. Dr Lai was invited as speaker at the Healthcare Innovators Forum 2013 as well as theDigital Healthcare Innovative Conference 2017. He now provides telemedicine consultations via the My-Doc platform.