Chao Phraya Yommarat Hospital
|Chao Phraya Yommarat Hospital |
|The Ministry of Public Health Health District 5|
|Location||950 Phra Phan Wasa Road, Tha Phi Liang Subdistrict, Mueang Suphan Buri District, Suphan Buri 72000, Thailand|
|Affiliated university||Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University|
|Opened||29 November 1926|
|Lists||Hospitals in Thailand|
Chao Phraya Yommarat Hospital (Thai: โรงพยาบาลเจ้าพระยายมราช) is the main hospital of Suphan Buri Province, Thailand and is classified under the Ministry of Public Health as a regional hospital. It is an affiliated hospital of the Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University.
Chao Phraya Yommarat Hospital was built in 1926 by money donated by Chao Phraya Yommarat (Pan Sukhum), minister of Suphan Buri as a two-storey concrete building, overlooking the Tha Chin River. In 1942, the hospital became a provincial hospital, became managed by the Ministry of Public Health and expanded to have Surgery, Internal Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynaecology buildings. An ER unit was added in 1991.
The hospital became classified as a regional hospital in 2001, then with 503 beds and has since expanded to 721 beds as of 2022.
The article incorporates material from the corresponding article in the Thai wikipedia.