Bumrungrad Hospital

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Bumrungrad International
Main Medical Building of Bumrungrad International hospital
LocationBangkok, Thailand
Coordinates13°44′47″N 100°33′09″E / 13.746325°N 100.552635°E / 13.746325; 100.552635Coordinates: 13°44′47″N 100°33′09″E / 13.746325°N 100.552635°E / 13.746325; 100.552635
Care systemPrivate
TypeGeneral and Specialized
Affiliated universityNone
StandardsUS-sourced Joint Commission International Accredited,[1] First Accredited in 2002,[1] Re-accredited in 2005,[1] Certification Program - Stroke Program and Acute Myocardial Infarction with ST Segment Elevation in 2006[1]
Beds538 Inpatient Beds, 473 Medical/Surgical/OB/Pediatrics beds[2]
Opened17 September 1980; 43 years ago (1980-09-17)[2]

Bumrungrad hospital (BH).[3] is an internationally accredited hospital in Bangkok, Thailand. It was started on September 17, 1980. The hospital is the largest private hospital in Southeast Asia. Bumrungrad was the first hospital in Thailand to get international Hospital Accreditation, which means that doctors around the world agree that they give good care. Bumrungrad gets more than 1.2 million patients each year. There are more than 3,000 employees. The hospital has special facilities and workers who take care of patients from other countries.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Joint Commission International (JCI) Accredited Organizations - Thailand section". The Joint Commission International. 20 January 2008. Archived from the original on 5 February 2008.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Factsheet - World Class healthcare in Thailand". Bumrungrad International. Retrieved 2013-11-29.
  3. Bumrungrad Hospital