Catherine Booth Hospital
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This mission hospital is situated at vadasery Nagercoil, which is 24 km away from Kanyakumari. It was started in 1895 when missionary Harry Andrews treated the first patient in a tiny bath room. Since then it has grown in to a 300 bed general hospital with departments of medicine, surgery, obstetrics, gynecology, pediatrics, orthopeadics, ophthalmology, ENT.
School of nursing
The school of nursing was added in 1938.
- Gariepy, Henry (2009-10-15). Christianity in Action: The International History of the Salvation Army. Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing. pp. 216–. ISBN 9780802848413. Retrieved 5 February 2013.
- Catherine Booth Hospital; Picasaweb
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