Complete Guide to University Malaya Medical Centre 2023
*Each patient is allowed one visitor per day.
The government has not provided the need for a self test (swab-test) before visiting UMMC. UMMC also accepts Covid-19 confirmed patients if the patient is already diagnosed.
To protect patients and staff, UMMC only allows one visitor per patient per day.
Visitors just need to test their temperature when entering the ward block, if their temperature is normal, they are allowed to visit patients, even without showing a swab-test.
UMMC provides Orthopaedics Surgery, Paediatrics, Obstetrics &, Gynaecology, Psychiatric, Otorhinolaryngology, Ophthalmology, and other specialist or outpatient services. There are a total of 1,425 beds in UMMC. Patients can visit the official website to make an online appointment with “Register Single Sign On (SSO)” . Patients also can check the clinic appointments in the “SSO system”, which can save queuing time. In addition, the SSO system also provides a viewing of treatment costs and payment status.
After the examination, the doctor will arrange for the patient to be hospitalized for observation according to the treatment needs. There are 2 types of admission services:
At the time of admission, you need to show the patient’s documents:
Hours of operation are generally from Monday to Friday (8am-5pm), closed on weekends and public holidays. However, the number of places and appointment times provided by each clinic may vary. You can confirm through the official website or telephone (03-79494422). Patients are advised to arrive early and wait before the appointment time.
|Daily Charge/ person||No Air Conditioned||Air Conditioned|
|Room with one bed||RM 90||RM 120|
|Room with two bed||RM 60||RM 90|
|Room with three bed||RM 45||RM 60|
|Second Class||RM 25||RM 40|
|Third Class||RM 3||RM 3|
|Delivery room (per entry)||RM 120|
|Operating room (per entry)||RM 120|
|First Class||RM 15|
|Second Class||RM 10|
|Class||Daily Charge (RM)|
|Room with one bed (VIPs)||RM 225|
|Room with two bed||RM 180|
|Room with three bed||RM 150|
UMMC is a government hospital, citizens can enjoy public healthcare services. Foreigners or tourists are advised to purchase medical insurance while staying in Malaysia.
Government hospitals do not have cooperative insurance companies, only Panel Hospitals* have them, but government hospitals are not panel hospitals. So patients must pay first and then file a claim with their insurance company.
You can swipe down to click “Search For Doctor” and search for the doctor’s information on the homepage of the University of Malaya Medical Centre website. Patients can search for relevant information according to their medical needs or by the doctor’s name to check whether there are any medical services they need.