PT Pertamina Bina Medika (Pertamedika) had signed a conditional share takeover agreement with seven state-owned enterprises (SoEs) as the forming of holding company, on Tuesday (June 30). The initial stage of the establishment of the holding has been started since 2019 where the company has a majority stake in one of the well-know Pelni Hospital.

The seven SoEs are Krakatau Steel (KRAS) as the shareholder of PT Krakatau Medika, PT Pelabuhan Indonesia II as the shareholder of PT Port Hospital, PT Pelabuhan Indonesia III as the shareholder of PT Pelindo Husada Citra, PT Perkebunan Nusantara X as the shareholder of PT Nusantara Medika Utama, PT Perkebunan Nusantara XI as the shareholder of PT Nusantara Sebelas Medika, PT Perkebunan Nusantara XII as the shareholder of PT Rolas Nusantara Medika, and PT Timah Tbk (TINS) as the shareholder of PT Rumah Bakti Timah Hospital.

The SOEs minister, Erick Thohir said in an official statement, starting now Pertamedika will be ranked second in the hospital group across Indonesia and nearly 4,500 beds are available. He sated, “Our next focus is to enter the transformation phase where hospitals and pharmacy must be able to collaborate to be able to improve the performance of each company.”