Putra Specialist Hospital (Batu Pahat) Sdn. Bhd. started operations in 1998, as the pioneer hospital in Batu Pahat. It was formerly known as The Southern Hospital. The hospital is strategically located at the entrance of the Batu Pahat town, near the banks of the town’s longest river.
The hospital is currently licensed to operate at 83 beds and 8 bassinets, and with recent management change, there are plans to increase the total bed number to be 150. There are currently 10 resident consultants’ specialist and 5 visiting consultants’ specialist providing their expertise and care in the hospitals.