Regional Hospital and Health Centre Česká Lípa

Regional Hospital and Health Centre Česká Lípa are very important medical institutions in the region providing both, In-patient and Out-patient care. We provide services not only for the patients from Česká Lípa region ( approximately 110 000 people ) but in certain branches for a part of Děčín region, too. As the Regional Hospital and Health Centre are very closed to frequently visited touristic areas, we also provide the care and service for a lot of Czech and foreign holidaymakers. We currently have 414 beds for acute care.

In-patient Department

  • Anesthesiology-resustitation department
  • Department of Pediatrics
  • Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics
  • Department of Surgery
  • Department of Nephrology and Dialysis
  • Department of Neurology
  • Orthopeadic department
  • Department of Urology
  • After-care Unit

Examinational and Therapeutic Components

  • Department of Clinical Biochemistry
  • Department of Hematology and Transfusion
  • Department of Clinical Microbiology
  • Department of Pathology
  • Radiodiagnostic department
  • Department of Rehabilitation, Physiotherapy and Rheumatology

Out-patient Service

  • Speech therapy
  • Oncology
  • Department of Pulmonary

History of Regional Hospital and Health Centre Česká Lípa

The public hospital was found in 1892 and run as The Town Hospital ( „Pod Holým vrchem“ Hospital ). In 1937, Infectious pavilion was cumulated. After the Second World War, former regional old people´s home ( located near contemporary hospital ) was transformed to hospital, where Surgery, Gynaecology and Obstetrics Departments were placed. That building was used till 1981.

Modern part of history of the hospital began in mid-1970, when the project of modern medical complex construction was born. This building was supposed to substitute the old, poor hospital. The new hospital and health centre were projected to provide complete medical services for the whole area of Česká Lípa region. Buildings were designed considering regional industrial expansion, mainly of uranious ore mining.

Construction of Regional Hospital and Health Centre Česká Lípa was realized between 1979 – 1981 ( department of Pathology in 1985 ). The hospital complex was mainly built by building companies from former Yugoslavia using their traditional technologies. Yugoslavian builders also used different technical criterions, found later as inadequate for use in the Czech Republic.

After 1989, uranious ore mining was limited, and many people have left for work to other regions. Thereafter, Regional Hospital and Health Centre Česká Lípa turned up to be too gigantic. Moreover, there has been no operational or structural reconstruction so far.

According to contemporary medical science ( also in view of technical conditions of all the buildings ), running of individual departments is not suitable.

Data of Regional Hospital and Health Centre Česká Lípa (from 2006)
  • 10 In-patient department
  • 499 beds, including 377 acute care beds
  • 5 surgical operating rooms
  • 2 gyneacological operating rooms
  • 21 392 registered patients beds used by 76,1 % ,
  • average lenght of dressing time is 4,88 days (minus noursing home)
  • maternity hospital: 903 born children
  • staff: 870 people
Director: Jaroslav Kratochvil

Contacts:

Nemocnice s poliklinikou Česká Lípa, a. s.
Purkyňova 1849
470 77 Česká Lípa
Czech Republic

Id:27283518
VAT Id. No.: CZ27283518

Phone: + 420 487 954 111
Fax: + 420 487 521 468



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