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Words of Assurance

The Management and staff of Kedah Medical Centre would like to extend a warm welcome to you, our very special guest to one of the premier hospital in Kedah and Northern Region.

Our hospital with our dedicated team of consultants and staff provide comprehensive medical care for your well-being and treatment, making this a place of healing and comfort for you.

The facilities are centered towards you and designed to facilitate the task of helping you to gain renewed health as soon as possible. It is our duty and certainly our pleasure to ensure that you have the peace, serenity, and security, which are all necessary for a complete and pleasant recovery.

 

Hospital Background

Being associated with Perbadanan Kemajuan Negeri Kedah (PKNK) and KPJ Healthcare Berhad, the Healthcare Division of Johor Corporation and the largest healthcare group in country; Kedah Medical Centre is one of the most modern of its kind in Kedah and Northern Region of Malaysia.

With 160 beds, both private and semiprivate, patients can enjoy the privacy and comfort of a premier specialist hospital run by expert management and medical staff, who is committed to the well-being and recovery of the patients.

 

The Management

 

Executive Director:       

Tuan Haji Mohd Nasir bin Mohamed

 

Medical Director:       

Dato’ Dr Kamaruzaman bin Ali

 

Chief Executive Officer:

Puan Norhalida binti Abdullah 

 

Chief Nursing Officer:       

Puan Umi Kalsom binti Shamsuri

 

Accountant:       

En. Amirul Qayyuum bin Jais

 

QUALITY ACHIEVEMENTS 

KMC has achieved IMS Certification by SIRIM in the areas of Quality, Health, Safety and Environment.  The IMS certification gives further endorsement that KMC is a quality, safe and environmental friendly hospital.

 

HOSPITAL ACCREDITATION

The Hospital Accreditation process provide hospitals with a mechanism to demonstrate their accountability in quality and safety of product and services that are delivered to their customers. KMC was accreditated in February 2009 and achieved the accreditation status in August 2010 based on 3rd edition MSQH Hospital Accreditation Standards.

KMC has also achieved the 2nd Accreditation Status from 2013 to 2017, based on the 4th edition of MSQH Hospital Accreditation Standards.

With additional focus on the outcomes of care and patient safety, the certification ascertains that KMC is a Quality and Safe Hospital in Kedah/Perlis.

  • MSQH ACCREDITATION 3rd EDITION  >              Year Achieved: 2010
  • MSQH ACCREDITATION 4th EDITION  >              Year Achieved: 2013
  • MSQH ACCREDITATION 5th EDITION  >              Year Achieved: 2017

 

INTEGRATED MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (IMS)

An integrated management system (IMS) combines all related components of a business into one system for easier management and operations.

  • SIRIM ISO 9001:2000        >  Year Achieved: 1999
  • SIRIM ISO 9001:2008        >  Year Achieved: 2010
  • SIRIM OHSAS 18001:2007 >  Year Achieved: 2013
  • SIRIM ISO 14001:2004      >  Year Achieved: 2013  

 

5S CERTIFICATION 

5S is effective to create an environment where quality work in a systematic and practical. In 2015, KMC has received 5S/QE (Quality Environment) certification by Malaysia Productivity Corporation (MPC).

  • 5S CERTIFICATION          >   Year Achieved: 2015
  • 5S CERTIFICATION 2nd   >   Year Achieved: 2016
  • 5S CERTIFICATION 3rd   >   Year Achieved: 2017
  • 5S CERTIFICATION 4th   >    Year Achieved: 2018

 

BABY FRIENDLY HOSPITAL INITIATIVE (BFHI)

The Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) is a global program that was launched by the World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in 1991 to promote and support breastfeeding in environments, such as maternity units, and recommends at least six months of exclusive breastfeeding and continued breastfeeding and continued breastfeeding for two years or beyond.

KMC has successfully been awarded the Baby Friendly Hospital (BFH) in November 2016 by Ministry of Health Malaysia.  

BABY FRIENDLY HOSPITAL CERTIFICATION  >  Year Achieved: 2016

 

COMMENTS (1)

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