Hospital Punta Pacifica

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Panama City, Panama
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from overseas:(+507) 204-8246
(+507) 204-8024
from Panama:0204-8246
0204-8024
Accreditations

Hospital Punta Pacifica

Hospital Punta Pacifica - overview

Hospital Punta Pacifica is a JCI accredited modern medical facility offering a comprehensive range of healthcare services to local and foreign patients alike. Of the 250 doctors, surgeons, consultants and physicians working at the hospital, most are trained in the United States and/or Europe, and many of them can speak English.

Hospital Punta Pacifica is the only hospital in Central America to be affiliates with Johns Hopkins Medicine International.

Among the surgical specialties the hospital offers are general surgery, plastic surgery, orthopaedic surgery and cardiovascular surgeries. Comprehensive laboratory services are available as well. Testing services available include CT and CAT scans, EKG, colonoscopies, endoscopies, angiographies, among others.

Facilities:

The hospital is equipped with a pharmacy, clinical laboratory, intelligent operating rooms, labor and birth rooms, recovery rooms and intensive care rooms. There are 74 patients’ rooms, including private rooms, suites and presidential suites. The hospital serves patients’ meals according to special diet and medical requirements, and also has a cafeteria which is open from 6am to 8am. A kosher menu is also available.

Services to foreign patients:

Hospital Punta Pacifica treats around 650 foreign patients each year, coming from United States, Canada, Spain, Colombia, Brazil and other countries.
The staff can communicate with the patients in English and Spanish. The hospital can provide information concerning visas, assist with transportation arrangements, and help with insurance coordination – the hospital has packages with international insurance companies.

The hospital’s convenient location in Panama City enables ease of access to restaurants and hotels. Hospital Punta Pacifica is only 15 minutes away from the Panama City international airport.


Services
  • Transportation services
  • Personal escort available
  • Private nurse available
  • Flight arrangements
  • Insurance coordination
  • Interpreters available on demand
  • Family members can stay with patient
  • Accommodation arrangements
  • Vegeterian food
  • Special order food
Liability
  • Doctors have liability insurance
  • Hospital has liability insurance
Facilities
  • Private Rooms
  • Cafeteria/restaurant
  • Phone in rooms
  • Internet connection
  • Bank/ATM
  • Pharmacy
Languages
  • English
  • Spanish
Numbers
  • Number of doctors: 250
  • Number of rooms: 72
  • Year established: 2006
Disclaimer:
The data provided in this page was collected from the Hospital Punta Pacifica website (http://www.hospitalpuntapacifica.com/index.php), and other internet sources. last updated on Jun 6, 2013.
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