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to turn the long-delayed Sarawak International Medical Centre (SIMC)
into a Heart and Cancer Departments of the Sarawak General Hospital
2010 April Dr Sim, former President of Malaysian Medical Association Sarawak branch
Convert SIMC into a cardiac and cancer centre: http://thestar.com.my
“As a quick measure to overcome the overcrowding of General Hospital, we have asked the prime minister to take over the Sarawak International Medical Centre (SIMC). There is demand and this is the best for the people.”
2009 June Dr. George Chan Hong Nam - Sarawak Deputy Chief Minister
SIMC private hospital to be sold off : http://www.malaysianmirror.com
Health tourism was a lucrative
business in many countries. There is market for health tourism in Kuching as
many Indonesians come to the City for treatment.
The new Sarawak International Medical Centre (SIMC)
supposed to start
operational in 2008.
SIMC will operate as the sister facility to Normah Medical Specialist Centre but will provide broader range of treatments and services specializing in heart disease, kidney disease and cancer.
SIMC gives the highest standard and most modern medical facility and healthcare in Sarawak.
SIMC features a 3-storey medical block, an 8-storey ward tower that accommodates 200 beds, a 200-seat auditorium, 3 centres of excellence for treatment of cancer, heart and kidney diseases, 3 specialist outpatient clinics, 7 operating theatres (including a dedicated cardiac catheterization lab), a sophisticated imaging department, and modern laboratory and other supporting services.
Within walking distance to the new Sarawak International Medical Centre (SIMC) is the Midway Crescent Garden.
Midway Crescent Garden is a mixed 30-acre development project along the busy Stutong-Samarahan Expressway in Kota Samarahan.
The site enjoys easy access to Kuching city via Stutong and
Tabuan Jaya townships.
Academic institutions based in this booming new township include
The History of Sarawak International Medical Centre (SIMC)
In 1994 the Sarawak state
government commissioned USA's Mayo clinic to assess the feasibility of an
international medical centre in Kuching.
Forum : http://www.catscity.com.my
INDEX of Kuching City October 30, 2013 09:43:55 PM