Kasaragod Institute of Medical Science (formerly known as Kasaragod Nursing Home) was established in August, 1980 by a group of skilled doctors who ultimately focus on clinical excellence as well as quality medical care and service to the society. It was inaugurated by the honorable minister, Dr A Subba Rao, the minister for major irrigation, Govt of Kerala. KIMS Sunrise Hospital has a humble beginning as a 20 beded hospital with departments including general medicine, obstetrics and gynaecology, orthopedics and allergy clinic.
Today, KIMS Sunrise Hospital has developed into a multidisciplinary hospital with 125 beds and advanced medical technologies. One of the best affordable and well equipped hospital in northern Kerala with 30 outpatient departments with full-fledged supportive services along with 24*7 basis advanced laboratories, radiology services and pharmacy facilities. As of now almost 100 plus qualified, reliable and experienced Doctors are ready to serve people in Kasargod and its nearby districts of Kerala. Also people from Manglore state is approaching the hospital for getting advanced treatments from the KIMSSUNRISE, the center of excellence in healthcare. 40 plus years of proven and excellent records of services in healthcare especially situated in the easily accessible, centre of Kasargod district.