The city of Buenos Aires has multiple functions. It is the site of a very large port and has great economic and business importance for the country of Argentina. Buenos Aires is also the capital of Argentina and as such is the cultural center of the country. Finally, Buenos Aires is considered an autonomous area within the country. This port city is the financial, industrial and cultural center of the country and has many tourist attractions.
In general, the health care sector in Buenos Aires is well developed with many good hospitals, both in the public and private sectors. Some of these hospitals, particularly private hospitals, offer medical care that is compatible with international standards. These well-equipped hospitals have agreements with all the major health insurance companies.
The German Hospital of Buenos Aires
(German Hospital) located at Av. Pueyrredón 1640 (C1118 AAT) Buenos Aires is a modern hospital that offers high quality medical services worldwide. The hospital was established in 1867 by a renowned organization of the German community in Argentina. This hospital has the latest technological advances. It is equipped with 240 beds, 11 functioning theaters, coronary units and modern ICUs for adults and children. The hospital offers first level medical care in all specialties of medicine, surgery, transplants and oncology. The Center of Excellence of the German hospital for the assistance of Burns (CEPAQ) is a world-renowned center for the treatment of severe burns. Your surgery department is well equipped to perform complex surgeries. The hospital has a 24-hour emergency center equipped with a respirator, a defibrillator, a pacemaker, laryngoscopes and endotracheal tubes. This sector has medical offices, boxes, an observation unit and a shock room. The image diagnostic department of the hospital demonstrates its modernity with units in nuclear medicine, magnetic resonance, radiology, computed tomography, ultrasound and mammary image. The German Hospital has an ISO 9001: 2000 certified laboratory service that has a genetic laboratory, a research medicine laboratory and a central laboratory. This is a favorite hospital among the visiting communities. Contact telephone number: (54-11) 4827-7000
Italian Hospital of Buenos Aires
located in Gascón 450, C1181ACH, City of Buenos Aires is one of the main private hospitals of the city. This huge hospital with an area of 78,000 m² has 600 beds and offers effective medical care to nearly 3,000 patients each month by employing 900 medical personnel. This modern hospital, founded in 1853, has established its own health insurance plan. The hospital has well-equipped departments in diagnosis and treatment, medicine, pediatrics, gynecology, orthopedics and urology. In addition, the hospital offers services in ophthalmology, otorhinolaryngology, regenerative therapy and transplantation of pancreas, liver and lung. The Italian Hospital's surgery department is one of the best in the country and is a world-renowned center for the "Da-Vinci Surgical System": the most advanced minimally invasive computer-assisted surgery. All modern facilities in pathology, endocrinology, hemodynamics, nuclear medicine, transfusion medicine and radiant oncology are available here. The image services of the hospital have the most modern equipment. Phone: 4959-0200
British Hospital of Buenos Aires
located in Perdriel 74 – CP 1280AEB – Autonomous City of Buenos Aires is one of the modern hospitals with the best reputation in the country. This hospital with more than 30,000 m2 of area contains 99 outpatient rooms and 37 practice rooms to offer the best medical service in all the main areas of medicine. The surgical section of the British Hospital is equipped with a separate area for pediatric and pediatric surgical patients. It has seven general operations rooms, a laminar flow operations room, three rooms for ambulatory surgery and a catheterization laboratory. The hospital's famous bone marrow transplant unit has four sections. The diagnostic imaging section of the British Hospital has modern facilities that include two computerized tomography rooms, two MRI rooms, five ultrasound rooms, and mammography and radiology units. In addition, the hospital offers excellent services in laboratory tests, dialysis, nuclear medicine, pharmacy and endoscopy. The hospital has 24-hour emergency services and well-equipped ICUs. The British Hospital offers accommodation in 98 single rooms and 35 rooms with two beds. The British Hospital is also a recognized center for medical education and research. Tel: 4309 – 6400
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