This hospital was established in 1952 along with seventeen other hospitals managed by the Bureau of Military Medicine under the Ministry of National Defense. According to the Local United Medical Treatment Responsibility System of the Armed Forces, this hospital is to provide level 3 medical treatment and sanitation service, to be responsible for the health care of military personnel in the Hsinchu and Miaoli area, and also to cooperate with the National Health Insurance system in providing health care to local residents.
The hospital has passed the evaluation of the Department of Health, Executive Yuan, and is considered a local teaching hospital. A new state-of-the-art medical treatment building with comfortable beds under the N.H.I. system and single VIP wards plus spacious parking was inaugurated on July 8, 1996. On March 17, 2003, the hospital had opened its psychiatric wards with professional psychiatrists and specialists, nurses, and outstanding facilities.
The following is the list of scholars from Hsinchu Armed Force Hospital who contributed and/or serves as editors for one or more OMICS International journals and conferences