This used to be a regional hospital since the 1920s. Nowadays it’s name and status changed, but it is still a regional hospital, owned by the kabupaten Garut.
The hospital is classified as a category B hospital (registration code: 3205010) with 455 beds (2020). It is situated on Jalan RSU Dr. Slamet no. 12, Sukakarya, Kec. Tarogong Kidul, Kabupaten Garut (Jawa Barat).
The hospital is well staffed: it employs more than 1,100 employees, of whom 61 medical doctors, some 580 nurses and 29 pharmacy personnel.
The website of the hospital is: https://www.rsud.garutkab.go.id
From this website we copied a few statements on its history (Google translated and abbreviated):
"Hospital Dr. Slamet Garut Hospital was established in 1922. It has a vision to be the pride of the Garut people who are trusted, safe, comfortable and affordable. With a mission to provide excellent and affordable health services by upholding a code of ethics and always paying attention to social functions, improving and optimizing hospital facilities and infrastructure, building partnerships with other institutions in the context of improving health services and developing health science and technology in supporting Garut Regency government programs, and increasing the professionalism and friendliness of employees."