KPJ Tawakkal Specialist Hospital - overview
KPJ Tawakkal Specialist Hospital is located in Kuala Lumpur, the capital of Malaysia. Malaysia is known for its health care capabilities and private hospitals such as the KPJ Tawakkal Specialist Hospital boast internationally recognized standards of care. Medical charges are competitive and interpreters and visa/ insurance support are available.
The 177-bed KPJ Tawakkal Specialist Hospital is part of the KPJ Healthcare Group, which owns 19 hospitals in Malaysia. The hospital has more than 50 resident physicians as well as visiting consultants and a staff of over 500 people. The hospital is a full-service facility and it has a number of specialties, which include orthopedics, dermatology, hematology, neurology, pediatric surgery and radiology. Other services at the hospital include a Wellness Clinic providing preventative healthcare services and screening; a Hemodialysis Centre; a Physiotherapy Department; a Lithotripsy Centre for the non-surgical treatment of kidney and bladder stones; a pharmacy; and an Accident and Emergency unit. The labs at the hospital provide clinical biochemistry, hematology, blood bank, microbiology, immunology and hispathology services and there is a diagnostic imaging department. The KPJ Tawakkal Specialist Hospital is accredited with the MS ISO 9001: 2000 Certification and has also won awards in health tourism and human resources, among others.
The KPJ Tawakkal Specialist Hospital is close to several five star hotels, shopping malls, medical research institutes and tourist attractions. Many of the rooms have a view of the Kuala Lumpur Tower. Private suites and rooms at the hospital include bedside lockers, cabinets, phones, couches, flat screen TVs, private bathrooms and, in many cases, an adjoining room for family with a dining area and pantry. Vegetarian and halal food is available from the meal service. Facilities include internet connection, transportation services, a prayer room, a florist, a gift shop and a cafe.