Selayang Hospital is a hospital with 960 inpatient beds and 20 clinical disciplines located in Selayang in the Gombak District, Selangor. This hospital provides secondary and selected national tertiary care services.
In the planning and implementation of Selayang Hospital, the Ministry of Health (MOH) has taken cognisance of the objective of Vision 2020 whereby Malaysia shall reach the status of a developed country by 2020, and of the MOH vision. This implies that Selayang Hospital is designed and equipped to meet world class standards.
Selayang Hospital has been designed, constructed and equipped for a Total Hospital Information System (T.H.I.S.) environment with the ultimate aim of paperless and filmless hospital operation. It is the first hospital in Malaysia and the world to operate with T.H.I.S. covering all aspects of its operation. In order to meet the objective of the state of the art facility, a highly qualified effective organisation, operation and management has to be ensured for the success of this hospital.
Selayang Hospital is a centre for Gastroenterology, Rheumatology, Hepatology, Hepatobiliary Surgery, Vitreoretinal Surgery, Colorectal Surgery, Microsurgery, and Renal Service. Being a referral hospital it provides specialist outpatient service for referred cases only. There is no walk-in outpatient service except for emergency cases seen in the Emergency Department. This hospital also focuses on ambulatory care service. For this Selayang Hospital has a dedicated multidisciplinary Ambulatory Care Centre consisting of day care surgery, medical day care, endoscopy and lithotripter service.