Public services and amenities are easily available in Cameron Highlands. If you are visiting this hill station, you can rest be assured that there will be medical services readily accessible around the major towns.
Medical Services in Cameron Highlands
For those coming in from other towns and cities, the sudden change in climate and weather could cause minor illnesses like flu or even fever. If you are feeling under the weather for any reason whatsoever, clinics are operational at the major towns like Brinchang and Tanah Rata.
However, if you should experience anything more serious and require major medical treatment, the Hospital Sultanah Hajjah Kalsom can be reached at Tanah Rata which is the main administrative town here.
At Hospital Sultanah Hajjah Kalsom, you will be able to obtain a wide range of services catered for your health needs. Officiated by Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah, the Sultan of Pahang back in 2008, it is one of the main medical centres here in Cameron Highlands.
Situated at Persiaran Dayang Indah, this hospital provides most types of medical services through its technologically advanced and state-of-the-art equipment.
Security and Safety
Because there is countless visitors to Cameron Highlands daily, one of the main concerns here would be safety and security. This is where you will find that there is a strong police presence around the towns. Police patrol cars can be seen making rounds each day to ensure public safety and order.
Police stations are located at major towns like Kampung Raja and one at Brinchang town where you can have access to police assistance where required.
Besides that, there is another station in Ringlet (Balai Polis Ringlet) which is responsible for the safety of the surrounding areas. In Tanah Rata meanwhile, the Balai Polis here can be seen located along the main road where the commercial and retail shops are located.
In the smaller towns meanwhile, there are police huts known as Pondok Polis served as a touch-base point for the police with the people. This is like the one in Tringkap where you can find police personnel on duty throughout the day while there is one such station at Lembah Bertam as well.
For foreigners, you may contact local embassies like Nepal Embassy.