Catherine Booth Hospital
|This article needs additional or better citations for verification. (May 2007) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)|
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 into 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
|This article about a hospital in India is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|