Nazareth Hospital situated in the heart of the city of Shillong,. Nazareth Hospital is a voluntary, Non-profit Organization started in 1959 as an out-patient treatment center. The Archdiocese of Shillong, the legal owner of Nazareth Hospital has entrusted its administration and management to the Sisters of the Holy Cross Menzingen( North Indian Province) in the year 1988.
The history of Nazareth Hospital is a history of progressive expansion and indeed, it is still travelling along its path into the future. The Hospital with its rich heritage of service was founded in response to the needs of society. In the true spirit of service it continued to evolve in response to societal needs. Since its inception, it has gone through many stages of development and progress, providing emergency services, general services and specialty services round the clock. It holds the status of a referral and teaching institute. It is in the front line, both in academics and patient services.