Hospital is an institution that provides medical and surgical treatment for patients. The hospital consists of two sectors, including public hospitals and private hospitals. In Malaysia, there are around 144 public hospitals and 240 private hospitals. Since many years, Malaysia has remained one of the most preferred destinations in the world in terms of medical tourism. 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. Hospital Rehabilitasi Cheras was built under the 9th Malaysia Plan and is the first and largest 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).
Hospital Rehabilitasi Cheras is also well equipped with high-tech rehabilitation gymnasium and hydrotherapy pools. It offers outpatient clinics for numerous specialty services as well as Traditional & Complementary Medicine. Last but not least, they also provide public facilities inclusive of a Medihotel to accommodate family and carers while their loved ones are receiving treatment and care in the ward.
Cheras Rehabilitation Hospital, Jalan Ya'acob Latif, Bandar Tun Razak, Cheras 56000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Contact Number: +603-9145 3400 / +603-9130 0560 (Fax)
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Official Website: http://www.hrc.moh.gov.my/
2. Hospital Canselor Tuanku Muhriz (HCTM), PPUKM
Hospital Canselor Tuanku Muhriz (HCTM), PPUKM is the new name for Hospital Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (HUKM), which was named after the DYMM Tuanku Muhriz Ibni Almarhum Tuanku Munawir, Chancellor of UKM on 14 October 2014. It is one of the five university hospitals in Malaysia. HCTM 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.
HCTM offers various clinical health services, including Medical, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Surgery, Anesthesiology & Intensive Care, Radiology, Radiotherapy & Oncology, Psychiatric, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Orthopedics & Traumatology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Molecules Imaging & Nuclear Medicine, Operating Theatre.
Furthermore, they also operates different centers that specializes on different health matters, including Endoscopy Services Center, Cell Therapy Center, International Casemix & Clinical Coding Center, Advance Reproductive Center, Advanced Surgical Skills Centre (ASSC), Heart and Lung Center, and Cancer Center. In essence, HCTM provides comprehensive treatment services to the patients.
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.
There are 53 different departments and units at HKL. These include the administration & finance department, the pharmaceutical department, training and research, 28 clinical departments and 12 clinical support services. HKL aims to provide healthcare that is delivered by a team of skilled, innovative, committed, and compassionate personnel.
Hospital Kuala Lumpur, 50586 Jalan Pahang, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Contact Number: +603-26155555
Official Website: http://www.hkl.gov.my/
4. Hospital Ampang
Hospital Ampang has 17 wards with a capacity of 562 beds. This hospital is also one of the earliest hospitals to use the Integrated Hospital Information System or Total Hospital Information System (THIS). Hospital Ampang has 17 wards with a capacity of 562 beds. This hospital is also one of the earliest hospitals to use the Integrated Hospital Information System or Total Hospital Information System (THIS).
It is worth noting that besides offering comprehensive clinical services, Ampang hospital is a National Referral Center for Hematology (blood disorder) treatment and offers tertiary Hematology and medical secondary treatment.
Hospital Ampang, Jalan Mewah Utara, Taman Pandan Mewah, 68000 Ampang Jaya, Selangor
Contact Number: 03-4289 6000
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Official Website: http://www.kpjampang.com/
5. Pantai Hospital
Pantai Group is anchored by more than 890 doctors and 2,800 nurses in Malaysia, delivering quality, service and value through a full spectrum of integrated healthcare services and a wide range of ancillary services including laboratory and rehabilitation. Leveraging on a strong track record of managing world-class hospitals, the Pantai Group continues to make a difference in people’s lives through excellent patient care, while steadily expanding its reach in markets where demand for quality care is strong and growing.
6. Sunway Medical Centre
Sunway Medical Centre is an Australian Council on Healthcare Standards (ACHS) accredited private hospital located in Malaysia’s first fully integrated green township of Sunway City. The hospital currently offers comprehensive tertiary healthcare services, with 617 licensed beds, 180 consultation suites, 12 operating theatres and two multi-storey car parks with a total of 1,470 parking bays. Sunway Medical Centre offers a comprehensive range of medical services, which include facilities and advanced medical technologies for outpatient and inpatient specialty care, health and wellness programmes and 24-hour emergency services. These are coupled with a strong support system comprising of 2,000 dedicated personnel including medical consultants, professional allied health staff, as well as trained and dedicated nursing staff.
No. 5 Jalan Lagoon Selatan, Bandar Sunway, 47500 Selangor, Malaysia.
03-7491 9191 (General Line) / 03-5566 8888 (24 Hours Emergency Help)
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Official Website: http://www.sunwaymedical.com/
7. Beacon Hospital Sdn Bhd
Beacon Hospital is a medium-sized cancer specialist hospital equipped with 100 beds and more than 80 medical specialists. Its primary focus is to provide advanced medical equipment, specialist doctors and professional nursing care to the patients with love and empathy. Their success in establishing and managing their first Cancer Excellence Centre has inspired the further development of seven other specialty centers, namely the Brain & Spine, Bone & Joint, Eye, Men’s Health & Urology, Women’s Health, Health Screening & Wellness and Clinical Research centers. These specialty centers are anchored by multidisciplinary medical specialists who have more than 20 years of individual experience, with many recognized as thought leaders in their own right, both nationally and internationally.
No. 1, Jalan 215, Section 51, Off Jalan Templer, 46050 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia.
Contact Number: 03-7620 7979
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Official Website: https://www.beaconhospital.com.my/
8. Prince Court Medical Centre (PCMC)
Prince Court Medical Centre is a 270-bed private healthcare facility located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Their aim is to be the leading healthcare provider in Asia, offering comprehensive medical care to the highest international standards through world-class facilities, innovative technology & excellent customer services. Their doctors and medical staff are not only good at what they do, but also at making you feel at ease and relaxed. They have a great mix of retail outlets, complimentary personal toiletries and even free Wi-Fi in your room, a Concierge that can arrange for shopping and sightseeing visits in the city, and even a room-service menu. These touches of luxury are deliberate, as they go a long way in helping along with the healing process post-treatment.
39, Jalan Kia Peng, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan.
03-2160 0000 (General Line) / 03-2160 0999 (Emergency Hotline) /
012-999 7262 (WhatsApp)
Facebook: Prince Court Medical Centre (Official)
Official Website: https://www.princecourt.com/
9. Columbia Asia Hospital
Columbia Asia has been in existence in Malaysia for more than 20 years. With the aim of making quality healthcare more accessible and efficient for patients, Columbia Asia builds its hospitals in residential areas that are closer to families and businesses. Their 13 hospitals are located nationwide, offering comprehensive medical services such as accident & emergency services, health screenings, cardiology, orthopaedics, general surgery, internal medicine, obstetrics and gynaecology, paediatrics, ENT, ophthalmology and dermatology.
10. Tung Shin Hospital
Tung Shin Hospital, previously known as Pooi Shin Thong, was founded in 1881 by Kapitan Cina Yap Kwan Seng and is located at Sultan Street, Kuala Lumpur. Initially, it merely provided traditional medical care for patients. Tung Shin Hospital marked a great milestone with the establishment of it’s Western medical services after the Second World War. More than a century later, Tung Shin Hospital has developed into what it is today – the first hospital which provides both Chinese and Western medical services.
Becoming a leading non-profit hospital takes more than medical expertise and technology. Tung Shin Hospital continues to strive to deliver exceptional care to help create a lifetime of good health for everyone in Malaysia.
102, Jalan Pudu, Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Contact Number: 03-2037 2288
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Official Website: http://www.tungshin.com.my/