Pantai Hospital Penang plans expansion


CaptionAn artist impression of the Pantai Hospital Penang's new medical block. ( August 6, 2022 )

GEORGE TOWN: Pantai Hospital Penang, part of IHH Healthcare Bhd, has earmarked RM200mil for a new medical block to enhance its services to patients across Penang and beyond.

Pan Wen Lek, the chief executive officer of Pantai Hospital Penang, said the 1,636-sq-m, seven-storey medical block will offer comprehensive medical specialities and healthcare services.




An aerial pix of Pantai Hospital Penang's new seven-storey medical block costing RM200mil at Jalan Tengah Bayan Baru. ( August 6, 2022 ).

“The extension will be at the open car park area, behind the medical blocks and will encompass a total of 307 beds and 440 car parking bays.

“This new building is scheduled to be ready in the fourth quarter of 2024, which is the first phase of our hospital expansion,” he said after a groundbreaking ceremony of the new block at Pantai Hospital Penang. — Bernama