The pandemic of COVID-19 in 2021 has adversely affected Thailand’s economic and social development and many other areas.
All businesses needed to adapt in response to new situations. The hospital business, which is regarded as the primary sector involved in the provision of medical services to patients infected with COVID-19 and vaccination service to effectively prevent and control the pandemic, was no exception. Praram 9 Hospital has dedicated to providing its diagnostic and treatment services to patients having COVID-19 infection as well as collaborating with the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) and the Thai Chamber of Commerce to provide COVID-19 vaccination service to people in Bangkok under SAFE BANGKOK Project: “Thai Ruam Chai, Krungthep Plod Phai” to enable as many people as possible to get vaccinated rapidly, which has been our mission to surmount this crisis together.
The Hospital has opened specialized medical centers, namely Spine Center to accommodate trends in population aging and LASIK Center to respond to the needs of young people who wish to have vision correction, and developed an Online Hospital System to continuously provide medical services during the outbreak of COVID-19 in alignment with the formulated ABV or Advanced-Better-Virtual Strategy of the Hospital.
Our successful adaptation to changing situations and launch of new specialized medical centers in 2021 have resulting in the Hospital’s outperformance with a total revenue of Baht 3,026.0 million, revenues from hospital operations of Baht 2,986.8 million, profit for the year of Baht 249.2 million. As of December 31, 2021, the Hospital had total assets of Baht 5,136.9 million, total liabilities of 859.0 million and total shareholders’ equity of Baht 4,277.9 million.
In 2022, Praram 9 Hospital has planned to continuously expand its business in line with its “ABVX” Strategy, with the added “X” referring to “Extra Services” to be provided through the collaboration between Praram 9 Hospital and its business partners to offer additional healthcare services to enable more comprehensive service provision that supports the Hospital’s vision “To become “The most trusted high technology healthcare community”