This is a specialist hospital for psychiatric patients. It si classified as a category C hospital (Reg. code: 5371059) with 44 beds.
The hospital is situated on Jalan Taenenu RT, 007 RW 003 at Kupang City (Nusa Tenggara Timur). Coordinates : Latitude: -10,18 and Longitude: 123,64).
The hospital has a staff of 6 persons, of whom 2 psychiatrists. Director is Dr. Dickson Legoh, SpKJ.
The hospital is a new health institute of the province of Nusa Tenggara Timur.
The website of the hospital is: http://www.rsjnaimata.com. From the website of Medika Star we copied some additional information about the opening of this hospital.
After waiting for news about the Naimata Mental Hospital for a long time, Kupang, the people of NTT were finally able to breathe a sigh of relief. The reason is, starting today, Monday (23/04/18) Naimata Mental Hospital has officially started serving patients.
“Starting today, we can serve patients. However, for the time being only outpatients can be served. In one to two weeks, we will serve inpatients. Because there are still a number of things that need to be resolved, “said PLT Director of the Naimata Mental Hospital, dr. Dickson Legoh, SpKJ to Medika Star.
Marking the start of serving patients at this hospital, a joint thanksgiving service was held on Monday (23/04/18). This service is led by RD. Andreas Sika and Pastor Bunga Manafe. During the service, the entire hospital room was also blessed.
The event was attended by PLT Head of the NTT Provincial Health Office; Kesule Hala Clement; PLT Director of Naimata Mental Hospital, Dickson Legoh, SpKJ; Head of Naimata Urban Village, Nus Benggu; lurah Liliba, Amsi Yolah, and other invited guests.
“Hopefully the health workers here will become God’s extension in serving those who come,” said Klemens in his speech.
Regarding the long wait for the operation of this hospital, Klemens said, “Certainly there are many obstacles to be faced, but we are still trying to meet the existing shortcomings. We will fulfill the problems of manpower and logistics in the future. “
Meanwhile, dr. In his speech, Dickson expressed his gratitude to all those who have helped so that the Naimata Mental Hospital can start operating. He hopes that this hospital service work will continue to be supported, both by the government and by the entire NTT community.
Information obtained by Medika Star, apart from dealing specifically with People with Mental Disorders (ODGJ), several general practitioners will be on duty at this hospital. Thus the surrounding communities who need health services can be served well. (Jef)