In 1958, Dr. Marcy Ditmanson traveled to Taiwan . He practiced medicine in the medically deficient Chia-Yi, and set up the ¡§ Chia-Yi Christian Hospital. ¡¨ Dr. Marcy Ditmanson efforts to offer high-quality medical care provide the people in Yunlin - Chiayi area with a renewed hope. Besides the medical services, ¡§ holistic care ¡¨ is an important spirit at CYCH. In the beginning, the medical team of CYCH has doctors and nurses providing the medical services and 'Uncle Nelson ' a volunteer from USA came to Taiwan , providing daily medical care for sick children of the community.
We still adhere to the spirit of our beginning, offering high-quality medical service and holistic care. We have customer-oriented public medical services and community care, helping meet the people's demand for healthcare. In medical care, we have improved medical quality, equipped ourselves with all types of modern diagnostic equipment, and continue to improve the medical care system. We also take care of patient health, disposition and mind with the missionary spirit to share Jesus ' love.
CYCH has wide-ranging medical equipment requiring specialized skills to operate and is full love. It is indispensable to promote medical quality in an all-round way, we expect through the training, exploring problems, solving problems, to keep CYCH continually growing. Outside medical care, we have community care, developed all sorts of social services in the community; like home care program, community health promotion, arrangement of regular free medical care for those in need.
CYCH has gone forward continuously for the past over forty years, with efforts by the employees in this hospital. We wish to carry on the effort of expressing Jesus ' love in order to serve in the role of guardian of health for the people in Yunlin ¡V Chiayi area.