MedLife has opened the Orthopedics and Trauma Hospital, the first private orthopedics hospital in Romania, following an investment of EUR 8.5 million.
The hospital spans on three stories and has a total surface of 2,000 square meters.
“We have in our portfolio 6 hospitals that cover the largest range of surgical interventions in private medicine in Romania: from general surgery and gynecologic surgery to surgery concerning eyes, urology, plastic surgery, ears, nose and throat surgery, pediatrics, and lately, orthopedics. We reunite in our hospitals 22 operation theaters, and a number of 540 beds,” said Mihail Marcu, President MedLife.
The team of the new orthopedics hospital counts 80 employees, especially doctors and nurses.
MedLife officials estimate that the orthopedics hospital will treat approximately 1,000 patients a month in the first year of activity. The turnover of the hospital is estimated to reach EUR 2 million in the first year.
The opening of the orthopedic unit is part of the EUR 52 million investment plan of MedLife for the period 2011-2015.
Apart from the 6 hospitals, MedLife also owns 9 hyperclinics, 8 laboratories, 6 pharmacies and 3 maternities.
“Given the complexity of the business and our medical expertise, we are ready to transfer to a new stage in our development- starting today, MedLife becomes the first private medical system in Romania that offers integrated services for diagnostic and treatment, “ said Marcu.