When you head to Johor Bahru for fun and visit, seeking medical help, especially in an emergency situation, may be the last thing on your mind. No one would anticipate to face such a situation, but we need to know how to respond to such a situation as it may mean saving a life. Do book mark this page so you know where to find the information if the needs arise. We sincerely do not wish you need to come to such a situation.
What To Do In A Medical Emergency Situation?
If a person is in need of urgent medical treatment, you should immediately call the ambulance for help. In Johor Bahru (or Malaysia), the ambulance and police shared the same contact number.
Ambulance/ Police 999 or (07-2212999)
For calling a Malaysia phone number, if you are using a Malaysia SIM card, then you dial the direct number. For this case, you dial 07-2212999, or just 999.
If you are calling from a Singapore SIM card, then you need to add country code in front. For this case, you should call +6-07-2212999.
Depending on where is your current location, the ambulance should arrive within 30 minutes. While waiting for the ambulance to arrive, continue to talk to the person needing medical help. This is to help the person to remain emotionally stable.
If Do Not Require Emergency & Ambulance
If the person needing medical treatment is not in such serous condition that requires an ambulance, it would be better you bring the person directly to hospitals. Below is a list of hospitals in Johor Bahru, choose the one that is nearest to your location. Use Google Maps if need to to access how near you are to one the hospitals below. Our list of hospitals has a quick link to Google Maps to help you.
The Gleneagles Medini Hospital feature 300-beds and a 162-suite medical office block. The hospital is developed by Parkway Pantai Group in close partnership with Global Capital & Development. It is located near the Legoland Resort in Johor Bahru.
Gleneagles Medini Hospital
Lebuhraya Sultan Iskandar, Tanjung Puteri, 80300 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
In the prosperous state of Johor at the southern tip of Malaysia, lies Columbia Asia Hospital – Iskandar Puteri. It opened in 2010 and is the company’s first multi-specialty medical facility. This multi-disciplinary specialist hospital caters to residents of new townships in Johor Bahru such as Nusa Idaman, Horizon Hills, Educity, SiLC and Ledang. A 10-minute drive from Johor Bahru city center also Singapore, Iskandar Puteri is a flagship zone of the Iskandar Development Region in southern Johor. The hospital was accredited by the Malaysian Society for Quality of Health (MSQH) in 2017.
Columbia Asia Hospital
Persiaran Afiat, Taman Kesihatan Afiat, 79250 Nusajaya, Johor, Malaysia
KPJ Johor Specialist Hospital opened its doors to the public in May 1981, as the first private hospital in Johor. Located on a 5-acre site off Jalan Abdul Samad Johor Bahru, KPJ Johor has a commanding view of the lush sculptured surroundings of Radio Television Malaysia, Johor Bahru.
KPJ Johor Specialist Hospital
39B, Jalan Abdul Samad, Kolam Ayer, 80100 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Puteri Specialist Hospital (Johor) Sdn Bhd (PSH), is a subsidiary of KPJ Healthcare Berhad (KPJHB), the largest group of private healthcare provider Strategically located at the Larkin area, PSH is about 2 minutes drive from the Larkin Central.
KPJ Puteri Specialist Hospital
33, Jalan Abdul Razak (Susur 5), Larkin, 80000 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia
Regency Specialist Hospital (Regency) is a licensed 218-bed private tertiary care hospital providing a comprehensive range of medical and surgical services. Strategically located within Iskandar Malaysia in the growing township of Bandar Seri Alam, Johor, Regency provides high quality healthcare to the local community and the regional countries.
Regency Specialist Hospital
1, Jalan Suria 7, Bandar Seri Alam, 81750 Masai, Johor, Malaysia
Hospital Penawar Pasir Gudang is the private community hospital in Pasir Gudang. It started its operation in 1997 and has served the health needs of the Pasir Gudang population for the past 20 years. It began with 40 bedded and by the year 2010, the hospital capacities already have more than 70 beds.
No. 15 19, Business Center,, 81700 Pasir Gudang, Johor, Malaysia
Located in the Iskandar Region, amongst the rolling hills, away from the hustle and bustle of metropolitan Johor Bahru. Kempas Medical Centre exudes a feeling of peace and calm for anyone seeking a place to rest and recuperate. It is easy to access from both the North-South highway (10 mins from Kempas Toll) and Pasir Gudang highway. It takes about 15 mins from Johor Bahru centre and 5 mins from the new Immigration Office.
Kempas Medical Centre
Lot PTD, 7522, Jalan Kempas Baru, 81200 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia