Central Correctional Hospital at Klong Prem Prison is a correctional referral center for sick inmates from various prisons in Bangkok and vicinity. Its newly constructed nine-storey building is designed to accommodate 500 inmate-patients and fully equipped with medical facilities such as 4 major operating rooms, 4 dental units, medical and dental filmless digital X-ray system, tele-medicine (psychiatry and radiology), etc.
A sophisticated eletronic monitoring system comprising 130 surveillan cameras enables both prison and hospital staffs to monitor every single immate-patient around the clock from any location in this building via gigabit Ethernet LAN and from anywhere in the world via high speed Internet. This correctional institution also provides DOTS program for tuberculosis, ARV program for HIV infected and “Prison Hospice” for terminally ill inmate patients.
Source: Department of Corrections