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HOSPITALLER ORDER OF ST. JOHN OF GOD (OH)

HOSPITALLER ORDER OF ST. JOHN OF GOD (OH)
St. John’s Health Centre, Deshgaon, Khandwa.
450771
07320285510
ohdeshgaon@sancharnet.in

HISTORY

St. John of God, inspired by the love of the poor and sick, estab-lished the congregation in1572 at Granada, Spain, to care for the disabled, the sick, the needy and the poor. Today the Order man-ages hundred of institutions- General hospitals and Homes for the disabled and the incurable patients. The main charism of the order is “ hospitality”. They arrived Khandwa Diocese in August 1985. They were given charge of dispensary, which was run by Br. Ignatius SVD, attached to parish house. Later in 1986 they shifted the dis-pensary on Khargone road at Deshgaon. St. Richard Pumpuri Medical and Research Centre near Indore naka at the outskirts of Khandwa will be a land mark in the field of health care that the brothers are involved. The foundation was laid on 8th September 2009 and blessed and inaugurated on 8th December, 2012 and started functioning on 1st May, 2013.

Other sites
St. Richard Pumpuri Medical &Research Centre Khandwa.
Indore road,
Khandwa

Khandwa Diocese

Diocese of Khandwa