Maharat Nakhon Ratchasima Hospital
Maharat Nakhon Ratchasima Hospital (Thai: โรงพยาบาลมหาราชนครราชสีมา) is the main hospital of Nakhon Ratchasima Province, Thailand and is classified under the Ministry of Public Health as a regional hospital. It is the largest regional hospital in Thailand under the responsibility of the ministry and has 1,680 beds. It has a CPIRD Medical Education Center which mainly trains medical students in the Praboromarajchanok Institute of Mahidol University, as well as being an affiliated hospital to the Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University and the HRH Princess Chulabhorn College of Medical Science.
|Maharat Nakhon Ratchasima Hospital |
|The Ministry of Public Health Health District 9|
|Location||49 Chang Phueak Road, Nai Mueang Subdistrict, Mueang Nakhon Ratchasima District, Nakhon Ratchasima 30000, Thailand|
|Affiliated university||Praboromarajchanok Medicine Program, Mahidol University HRH Princess Chulabhorn College of Medical Science|
|Opened||28 September 1909|
|Lists||Hospitals in Thailand|
- Sukhaphiban 1 Hospital treating general patients at Pho Klang Subdistrict
- Sukhaphiban 2 Hospital treating patients with infectious diseases at Suan Mon Subdistrict
Sukhaphiban 1 Hospital was then merged into Sukhaphiban 2 Hospital and renamed 'Suan Mon Hospital'.
On 1 February 1935, Suan Mon Hospital was transferred from the responsibility of Sukhaphiban Hospitals Organisation to Nakhon Ratchasima City Municipality and the hospital was renamed 'Nakhon Ratchasima City Municipality Hospital'. On 1 September 1954, operations were transferred to the Ministry of Public Health and renamed 'Nakhon Ratchasima City Hospital', and was categorised as a provincial hospital. In 1974, the hospital was re-categorised as a regional hospital. On 5 September 1981, the hospital was renamed by the Ministry of Public Health as 'Maharat Nakhon Ratchasima Hospital' in honour of King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
- Article incorporates material from the corresponding article in the Thai Wikipedia