Hospital is an institution that provides medical and surgical treatment for patients. The hospital consists of two sectors such as public hospitals and private hospitals. In Malaysia, there are around 144 public hospitals and 240 private hospitals. Based on the 2019 Global Retirement Index, Malaysia ranks first in the world’s best healthcare category with a score of 95/100.
Here are the 10 most popular hospitals in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor, in no particular order.
1. Hospital Rehabilitasi Cheras
Cheras Rehabilitation Hospital is a hospital operated by the Ministry of Health Malaysia. It is the largest and first rehabilitation hospital in Southeast Asia to offer physical rehabilitation services. They had been awarded as the Winner of 2016 World Stroke Campaign Award by World Stroke Organisation (WSO)
Cheras Rehabilitation Hospital, Jalan Ya'acob Latif, Bandar Tun Razak, Cheras 56000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Contact Number: +603-9145 3400 / +603-9130 0560 (Fax)
Facebook: Hospital Rehabilitasi Cheras
Official Website: http://www.hrc.moh.gov.my/
2. Hospital Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (HUKM)
HUKM is one of the five university hospitals in Malaysia. It is located in Bandar Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur and is administered by Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM). There are over 1000 hospital beds and 63 wards, 3000 staffs, and 24 surgical boards.
Jalan Yaacob Latif, Bandar Tun Razak, 56000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur
Contact Number: +603-91455555
Facebook: Hospital Canselor Tuanku Muhriz
Official Website: https://hctm.ukm.my/
3. Hospital Kuala Lumpur (HKL)
Hospital Kuala Lumpur is now the largest hospital under the Ministry of Health of Malaysia and is considered to be one of the biggest in Asia. It is a government tertiary referral hospital, located on 150 acres of prime land with 83 wards and 2300 beds. HKL has a huge staff of 7 000 workers with almost 100 professions in various fields and disciplines. Out of the total number of staff, there are about 200 consultants and specialists, 500 medical officers and registrars, 32 matrons, 221 sisters (ward managers), 3,101 registered nurses, 253 community nurses, 6 trained assistant nurses and 1 trained mid-wives.
Hospital Kuala Lumpur, 50586 Jalan Pahang, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.