Type of Funds
Needy Cancer Patient Fund
Set up with the main aim to provide medical subsidy to deserving and needy patients. Patients who are in need of financial aid can contact our Medical Social Welfare team for application. Yearly, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital disburses between RM1 million to RM1.5 million in aid of needy cancer patients. The amount of subsidy varies from a certain percentage to full waiver depending on patient’s current financial status.
This fund is to assist the hospital in its efforts to continuously improve service standards, medical care, new technology advancement and infrastructure investment. The projects would enhance efficiency and improve patient management for better patient outcomes. The projects targeted for implementation include the latest cancer radiation machine, CyberKnife, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) machine, new ambulatory procedure centre, and also Electronic Medical Records (EMR) and Picture Archive system (PACs) and other developments.
Set up to assist the hospital to finance our latest TomoTherapy HD machine which was purchased in 2013 at the cost of RM14 million. This state-of-the-art TomoHD system, provides top-notch treatment of high precision, high dose, high performance and low risk of cell damage. Treatment time can be greatly reduced by one third. Because of its short treatment time and super high-precision modality, it radically improves the quality of life of cancer patients by reducing side effects. We are the only hospital in the northern region to provide this service.
To assist with the maintenance of the hospital with the aim of providing a safe, comfortable and optimum healing home for patients.
Funds to help fight cancer with hope and dignity
We take great care to be accountable for all funds received from benefactors and donors. It is our mission to provide the best cancer treatment and care at affordable cost to all persons regardless of their financial status, race, religion and nationality. We are blessed with generous and faithful supporters like you to make our mission come true.