CBM Bethel Hospital
|CBM Bethel Hospital, Vuyyuru|
|Council of Christian Hospitals|
|Location||Vuyyuru 521 165, Krishna District, Andhra Pradesh, India|
|Affiliated university||Christian Medical College, Vellore|
|Patron||Dr. P. David Suvarna Raju (Director)|
|Network||Christian Medical Association of India, New Delhi|
CBM Bethel Hospital in Krishna District, Andhra Pradesh, India, was founded in 1906 by missionaries of the Canadian Baptist Mission. It is perhaps the oldest in the region. The hospital is a participating member of the Council of Christian Hospitals, a regulatory body in India for the medical mission of the Canadian Baptist Mission.
What started as a clinic in 1904 soon developed into a large hospital, taking care of the ailing in coastal parts of Krishna district. A number of wards, case rooms and operating rooms were built. By 1955 the hospital became a general hospital.
Evelyn Eaton started a midwifery training course in 1941 and, by 1956, it became an Auxiliary Nurse Midwives course. More than 500 nurses have graduated from this school.The Chapel was built in memory of Dr. Hulet in 1957.
The CBM Bethel Hospital is a member of,
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