Regio Hospital Elmshorn
About the hospital
Regio Hospital Elmshorn is the largest hospital operator in Schleswig-Holstein. The hospital opened its doors in 2004 and has been providing highly qualified medical care to residents of the region. Regio Hospital Elmshorn belongs to the Sana Kliniken Group, one of the most critical providers of integrated health services.
The hospital has 450 beds and 11 departments. The number of inpatient cases exceeds 17,000, and outpatients of 28,000. The hospital also includes certified centres for the treatment of breast cancer, colon cancer, gynaecological cancer, vascular disease and stroke. There is an intensive care unit for emergency pathological conditions in the hospital, where surgeons and anaesthesiologists work around the clock. In addition, there are two modern heart catheter laboratories, where a medical team has the opportunity to carry out all acute heart disease.
Hospital Elmshorn aims for cutting-edge medicine with a wide care range. The hospital focuses on acute medical care, urology, thoracic surgery, orthopaedic and trauma surgery, rehabilitation, palliative medicine and paediatrics care. In addition, special units for cardiovascular, neurology and general surgery complete the range of services. The hospital has state-of-the-art equipment, including a 64-slice CT scan, 3 Tesla MRI, CO2 laser devices and various endoscopic instruments. In addition, all doctors and nurses of the hospital regularly undergo advanced training in clinics in Germany and Europe to provide high-quality medical care.
The Clinic Elmshorn includes specialised departments of internal medicine, respiratory medicine, general, thoracic, hand and foot surgery. The urology and urological oncology department are one of the Hamburg region's largest and most well-known urological departments. In addition to the treatment of adults, special attention is paid to diseases of children and the elderly. Furthermore, the hospital has day clinics for child and adolescent psychiatry and geriatrics day clinic. Patients of any age can be sure of the professionalism of the medical staff and the high standards of medical services.
Does the clinic perform surgery on an outpatient basis?
From 2,200 to 2,500 operations can be performed annually at the outpatient surgery centre. Outpatient procedures are committed not only by the surgical department but also by gynaecologists, urologists, orthopedists and ENT doctors.
What services does the hand surgery centre of the hospital provide?
Typical interventions treat fractures, severe bruises and deep wounds, tendon injuries, and vascular and nerve injuries. In particular, the treatment of malformations, wear and tear diseases and rheumatoid diseases, as well as reconstructive interventions, belong to the range of activities of the hand surgeon.
Why is Regio Hospital Elmshorn the best for the treatment of lung diseases?
Pulmonary medicine is the core medical focus of Regio Hospital Elmshorn. In case of respiratory muscle fatigue or pulmonary insufficiency, the clinic offers a full range of invasive and non-invasive ventilation medicine, including preparation for home ventilation.
About the city
Elmshorn is a small old German town with over 52,000 citizens. Elmshorn proves to be an ideal place to do business, especially for small and medium-sized companies, due to its advantageous geographical position. The city is connected to national highways and has its railway station, modern infrastructure, diverse educational institutions and a modern city council.
Elmshorn honours the good German tradition of making the central street pedestrian. There is the main city church in the centre of the city. Children's playground and street cafes are next to the church. Internationally renowned artists and ensembles, musicians and actors specialising in Low German play regularly perform at Elmshorn. In 1991, Elmshorn became one of the world-famous Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival venues.
Elmshorn is also a great place to live with its many recreational areas, diverse cultural scene and attractive city centre. Lifelong learning is one of Elmshorn's top priorities. That is why the city offers a wide range of educational institutions for every stage of life. For families, there is a choice of kindergartens and schools. In addition, Academic Regio Hospital, with 450 beds, offers qualified medical care.
Elmshorn is an excellent example of a country town with a calm and peaceful environment. The city leaves a charming impression on all visitors.