Panti Rapih Institution of Health Sciences (STIKes) is an embodiment of tertiary institutions in the field of health which has the task of missioning in an effort to educate the life of the nation, particularly in the field of higher education in health which aims to prepare students to become members of the community who have the ability and skills in the development / dissemination science and technology in the field of health and its application to society, nation and state.

In its development, the Institution of Nursing Nursing Institutions was initiated by the establishment of the Nursing Nursing School (SPK) of Nursing Nursing Institution which was established in 1939. Furthermore, the conversion into the Nursing Nursing Academy which organized the Nursing Diploma Study Program and was validated by Decree of the Minister of Health of the Republic of Indonesia number HK.00.06. 1.1.882 A dated March 29, 1993 and Minister of Education Decree Number 191 / D / 0/0/2005 dated December 29, 2005. Further development, Panti Rapih College of Health (STIKes) is a private educational institution organized by the Panti Rapih Foundation, domiciled in Yogyakarta is the result of the conversion of the Nursing Home Nursing Academy based on the Decree of the Minister of Research, Technology and Higher Education Republic of Indonesia Number 440 / KPT / I / 2017 concerning Permission to Change the Nursing Home Nursing Academy of Yogyakarta into the Clean School of Nursing Nursing Homes in Yogyakarta organized by Yogyakarta by Yayasa n Rapih Institution established on August 16, 2017.

Thanks to the Blessing and Grace of God the Good, STIKes Panti Rapih organizes a Diploma in Nursing Education, a Bachelor of Nutrition and a Professional Nurse, as a form of sense of responsibility to participate in the context of forming a true human being, especially in the health sector, by preparing vocational and professional health workers who are competent humanists and have a soul devoted to life in an effort to build a holistically healthy Indonesian society. As a Catholic educational institution, STIKES Panti Rapih organizes higher education based on Pancasila and the 1945 Constitution, and is imbued with the task of saving humanity according to the teachings of the Gospel and the Church, educating health workers who are able to realize public health and respond to community needs.