Nephrectomy in Spain

HOSPITAL Povisa

Vigo, Pontevedra, Spain
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Povisa Hospital began its operation at the end of the sixties, this was as a result of some prominent doctors from that city conceived the i... Read More

Povisa Hospital began its operation at the end of the sixties, this was as a result of some prominent doctors from that city conceived the idea of bringing together their respective clinics. The hospital building on Calle Salamanca de Vigo was inaugurated in March 1973.

The hospital is modernized and develops, and as time goes on, Povisa Hospital reaches an agreement with the Social Institute of the Navy and with the Insalud. In 1983, the latest major expansion of the building began which ended two years later and increase the number of Povisa beds to 700.

Nosa Terra Group took control of the Hospital this happens at end of 1996, whose management was characterized presently, due to the constant technological renovation, the consolidation of the Concert with the Galego de Saúde Service and the endless development in the private market.

Furthermore, Povisa presently belongs to the Association of Hospitals of Galicia (Ahosgal) , and obeys the Ethical and Good Practices Commitment promoted by the association and based on transparent management to ensure quality healthcare.

Today in Spain, having over 40,000 m2, more than 500 beds installed and more than 1,500 workers, among them 273 doctors and 467 technicians and nurses. This makes Povisa the largest private hospital.

Povisa is a general hospital which belongs to the Galician group Nosa Terra XXI, which in turn is part of the Nosa Terra holding, and majority of its activity focuses in providing care to the over 136,000 public health patients assigned to it.

In the public sphere, Povisa Hospital is a reference for the South of Galicia in Complex Surgery of the Upper Limb, Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Maxillofacial Surgery, Burns, Infant Plastic Surgery and Lithotripsy (the latter only for the Vigo area). There is also an emergency service that works for 24 hours with all specialties, and with the most modern systems of organization and diagnosis.

Povisa is also the only private hospital in Galicia and one among other hospitals in Spain that has MIR training for specialists in Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Anesthesiology, Radiology, Traumatology and Family and Community Medicine. Close

Vázquez Núñez, Ramón Member: Doctor Vázquez Núñez, Ramón

HM Hospital Madrid

Madrid, Spain
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HM Hospitals is the private Hospital Collection of located in the Community of Madrid, in the Galician Community and in León. In 1990 Dr. Ju... Read More

HM Hospitals is the private Hospital Collection of located in the Community of Madrid, in the Galician Community and in León. In 1990 Dr. Juan Abarca Campal leads a group of doctors and, together with Dr. Carmen Cidón Tamargo, succeeds to launch a project to construct a new model of private medical services in Spain.

With currently over 4,000 employees, HM Hospitals objective is to provide high-quality medical services, focused on the patient and based on support, education, research and continuous technological improvement, dedicated to provides patients and their relatives with the finest quality care and make accessible the modern and progressive medical services, the group ensures excellence in procedures of patient-centered health care.

HM Hospitals presently have seven hospitals in the Community of Madrid, five in Galicia, two in León and three monographic centers highly specialized in Oncology, Cardiology and Neurosciences, in addition to fourteen polyclinics.

All of HM healthcare centers work in a harmonized manner to provide comprehensive supervision of the needs and necessities of each patient. Polyclinics possessed and many others in a collaborative system, which places HM Hospitals as one of the largest hospital groups in the country, not only because of its size, but also because of its pioneering nature to always be at the forefront of private medicine in Spain.

HM Hospitals in madrid:

•HM Madrid Hospital
•Hospital HM Montepríncipe
•Hospital HM Sanchinarro
•Hospital HM Puerta del Sur
•HM Vallés Hospital
•Hospital HM Nuevo Belén
•Hospital HM Torrelodones

HM Hospitals provides a comprehensive care for patients and the most recent advances in healthcare technology, preventing the necessity for eventual transfers, by delivering a complete collection of services and the best medical reaction within the group itself.

HM hospitals have permanent assessment mechanisms that allow the group to address activities in a process of constant improvement in security matters. Additionally, the group’s hospitals have the ISO 9001 Quality Management certification, including the Environmental Management, the Occupational Risk Prevention or the 500+ excellence seal, among others.

After 25 years, the group still remains faithful to its principles that have reach international standards. The group also ensures that patients receive a 24/7 fully international tailored and comprehensive service. its international staff communicating in more than 6 languages will accompany the patient continuously, valuing their views and beliefs. Close

Álvarez Gallego Member: Doctor Álvarez Gallego