UZ Brussel Hospital is a university hospital, which is dedicated to educated, train and conducts wide scientific research in every single approach.
UZ Brussel hospital’s clinical brilliance, scientific pledge and human-centric tuition ensure the maximum notch of proficiency in various medical fields. UZ Brussel hospital is diligently associated with the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Free University Brussels), especially the Medicine and Pharmacy Faculties. As a top-rated hospital, UZ Brussels has gained recognition at domestic and international level.
Accommodating 700 beds, UZ Brussel admits over 25,000 patients and treats 400,000 outpatients annually, both from around the country and worldwide.
UZ Brussel Hospital ethics reflect on a sole objective to make accessible to patients, the best possible medical care.
After the inauguration of Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Free University of Brussels), the necessity for an exclusive hospital was acknowledged. Its fundamentals have remained significant to this day as they relate to the university’s mission, especially research, education and service.
UZ Brussel has collaborated diligently with numerous hospitals and other healthcare organizations and facilities for many years. Structural cooperation is also in place with local GP networks. UZ Brussel justifies a significant role as a center of reference and brilliance, especially in relation to specialized and complex acute pathologies, tests or treatments.
In 2007, a framework pact was signed with University Hospital Ghent, aiming to encourage continuous cooperation for patient medical care, training and scientific research as well as on administrative and logistics management. Related partnership has been in existence for a long period of time in clinical fields such as Child Cardiology, Child Endocrinology and Child Oncology, as well as in Diabetology.
Over the years, several preferential collaboration treaties have been sign with independent medical care organizations such as, ASZ Aalst (covering Radiotherapy, Cardiology, Neurosurgery, Perinatology and Intensive Care Pediatrics). collaborations are in place with the Jan Portaels Vilvoorde and other Hospitals relating to Dialysis, Radiotherapy, Medical Oncology, NMR and IZ Pediatrics. Effective cooperation in diverse medical fields have also been established with numerous other hospitals (St. Mariaziekenhuis Halle, St. Jozef Bornem, Clinique St. Anne – St. Remi Brussel, Chirec Brussel, Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg, OLV Aalst, H. Serruysziekenhuis Oostende, Ziekenhuis Inkendael Vlezenbeek).
UZ Brussel has gained expertise in the following areas:
•Centre for Cardiovascular Diseases (CHVZ),
•Centre for Medical Imaging,
•Centre for Reproductive Medicine,
The hospital is globally well-known and has an exceptional reputation in all these fields.
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Uz HOSPITAL - Facilities
- Accessible disabled people
- Private rooms for patients
- TV in the room
- Open 24 hours
- Emergency service
- Wireless access
- Medical records transfer
- Open weekends
- Public transport access
- Special dietary requests accepted
- Personal assistance