This hospital found her background in the times before the independance. In 1918 the ‘Rooms-katholieke ziekenhuis Soerabaja was initiated. See before under General hospitals-mission hospitals.
Nowadays, this hospital is classified as a category B hospital (reg.code 3578042) with 273 beds.
The hospital is situated on the at Surabaya (coordinates: Latitude: -7,28 and Longitude: 112,71.
The website of the hospital is: www. rkzsurabaya.com. From this website we copied a small historic story (Google translated and abbreviated):
St. Catholic Hospital Vincentius a Paulo Surabaya or better known to the public as RKZ Surabaya is a form of the Catholic Church’s involvement in carrying out
one of God’s works of salvation which has compassion for all people. As an integral part of Indonesian society that upholds the sense of Bhineka Tunggal Ika and a sincere spirit to serve the sick regardless of ethnicity, religion, race, or certain groups, RKZ Surabaya is committed to continuing to provide
professional and quality health services in accordance with the demands of society at all times. . HISTORY 1918 1919 1920 1923 1924 1925 1925 1925 1933 1934 1934 1942 1948 2017 Starting with the ideals and needs. Thus, the ideals and needs that emerged in 1918 ignited the enthusiasm and determination to establish a Catholic Hospital in Surabaya.