KPJ Ampang Puteri Specialist Hospital - overview
The Ampang Puteri Specialist Hospital (APSH) is managed by the KPJ Healthcare Berhad which manages the country’s top hospitals. It has been granted an international quality award every year for the past six years, and also the first private Asian hospital to have received the Integrated Management Certification observing three standards (ISO 9001:2000, OHSAS 18001:1999 and ISO 14001:1996) and be given a three year accreditation. The APSH is also accredited by the Malaysian Society for Quality in Health since 2000. It has likewise received Halal certification, and awarded several others including HACCP, Baby Friendly Hospital, Industry Excellence, Occupational Safety and Health Excellence, and Brandlaureate – SME Chapter.
The APSH is a six storey building situated in the midst of Kuala Lumpur and is conveniently located near the Ampang Point Shopping Complex. It is easily accessible as well from Selangor. Surrounding the hospital are the Ulu Kelang hills, which provide a great view and an ideal healing environment to the patients.
The hospital has several different kinds of rooms and pediatric wards available. There are 230 beds spread over private and semi-private rooms. All rooms are fully air conditioned and provided with a television set as well as a telephone, and have access to own bathroom too. Rates differ accordingly, but are inclusive of meal expenses. The hospital accepts US Dollars and British Pounds as well as the local Malaysian Ringgit.
There is a pharmacy onsite for pharmaceutical needs. There is also a complete Diagnostic Imaging Center and a laboratory which is open 24 hours, along with the accident and emergency unit. The APSH also renders outpatient services.