Humanitas Hospitals - Overview
Humanitas, a highly specialized teaching
and research hospital accredited by the National Health Service, is home to
world-class doctors in more than 50 areas of clinical speciality grouped in
The center has 2,202 doctors, 6,500
employees, 1,980 beds and 210,000 m2.
Humanitas Research Hospital's
international department has helped more than 20,000 people from more than 150
nations receive exceptional medical care.
The hospital employs highly skilled
doctors treating complicated cases by using state-of-the art technology and
following the latest care protocols to treat patients.
• 9 hospitals
• Research center with focus on immune
• Humanitas University, an academic
institute dedicated to life sciences
• 12 Humanitas Medical Care centers
Highly Specialized Teaching and Research Hospital
Humanitas is a highly specialized
teaching and research hospital. It combines specialized centers for the
treatment of cancers, cardiovascular diseases, neurological and orthopedic disorders,
as well as an Ophthalmology Centre and a Fertility Center. The hospital is also
equipped with Emergency and Radiotherapy areas.
Highest Level of Service, Latest
Humanitas is considered one of Europe's
most advanced hospitals due to its state-of-the art medical technology. The
Hospital is equipped with:
🞄 The latest generation of linear
accelerators, trueBEAM SX and EDGE, are used for radiosurgery and radiation
🞄 The latest generation of lasers
employed in Ophthalmology
🞄 Imaging technologies such as the latest
generation of CT scans and MRIs, as well as PET-CT with cyclotron for in-house
🞄 Robots Da Vinci and Da Vinci X -
robotic surgical equipment used in mini-invasive surgeries
Collaboration at the international level
is basic for clinical practice and has led to excellent results in the
treatment of neoplastic, gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, neurological and
immunological diseases: Belgium, China, France, Germany, Ireland, Netherlands,
Norway, Poland, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom.
Quality and Efficiency
Humanitas Hospital has an advanced Emergency
room and an outpatient Radiotherapy Area.
The Italian Ministry of Health granted
Humanitas the status of a Research Hospital (IRCCS) with the focus on diseases
of the immune system, ranging from cancer to rheumatoid arthritis.
Humanitas believes that it is necessary
to balance the clinical quality of care with organizational efficiency. For this
reason, Humanitas Hospital earned accreditation from Joint Commission
International (JCI) and became the first Italian general hospital to be
certified for quality JCI-accredited in Italy.
Impeccable Customer Service
The patient plays a central role in the
human mission and daily activities. Due to the continuous cooperation between
all centers of excellence at Humanitas, it strives to provide fast and
effective care to its patients in all aspects. This synergy centers around the
characteristics of each patient and results in personalized medical treatment
and specialized care and excellent customer service guarantees the correct
organization of this personalized treatment. The Internal International Office
makes this high-quality personalized treatment accessible to foreign patients
Centers of Excellence
Humanitas Cancer Center has a team of professionals
with excellent experience, pathways and personalized treatments regulated by
pathology, facilities for the patient, advanced technologies, translational and
basic clinical research that have earned it the right to be a center of
Humanitas Cancer Accreditation Center
Cardiovascular Department, artificial
heart, transapical valves, etc. since it uses the most advanced techniques in
treatments, it has become a center of excellence in cardiac surgery. It has a
Heart Failure Electrophysiology Treatment Center with the latest generation
robot to treat Arrhythmias, Hemodynamics connected to the Coronary Care Unit
and Vascular Surgery.
Check up & Diagnostics
The Humanitas Check-up department gives Humanitas
patients the chance to make a complete personalized health check diagnosis and
visits. Currently, more than 2,300 patients are checked at Humanitas every
Dr. Giovanni Covini, head of the check-up department,
analyzes each patient's individual case, chronic conditions, symptoms, age,
lifestyle and other datas to create personalized check-up plans.
The Humanitas Check-up department is equipped with the
latest diagnostic technology that can detect diseases with exceptional
sensitivity. For example, Humanitas specialists use 3 Tesla and multiparametric
Humanitas Dental Center offers every
service in the field of dentistry.
This service is characterized by a
monodisciplinary approach: patients are cared for by a single specialist who
treats them with the utmost attention and expertise.
Humanitas is the national reference
hospital for skull (Cranium) and spine Neurosurgery. Patients with neurological
diseases are guaranteed an all-round approach, from diagnosis, medical and
surgical treatment to Rehabilitation. The Stroke Unit is a regional reference
point for the treatment of strokes.
Contracted Insurance Companies
Humanitas Research Hospital has
contractual agreements with many insurance companies and institutions for the
return of most treatments and outpatient services.
There are two types of contract
agreements, direct billing contact and indirect billing contact.
• BLUE ASSISTANCE
• BUPA (BRITISH UNITED PROVIDENT
• YOUNA IHS
• SAUDI ENAYA
• SOGAZ INSURANCE GROUP
• SAVITAR GROUP
• QLM LIFE & MEDICAL INSURANCE COMPANY
• MONDIAL ASSISTANCE
• MAPFRE WARRANTY
Services For International Patients
We provide our patients with continued
support in the form of organizational, language and psychological assistance.
We offer interpreters and night nurses as well as remote 24h translation
services to facilitate their treatment process.
Humanitas International Department
serves as your personal guide throughout the course of treatment, providing
care and support for non-Italian patients:
• We collect all the details about your
medical condition and create your personalized treatment/check-up plan together
with our doctors.
• We'll let you know all the details of
your stay and provide you with a cost estimate prior to your arrival.
• We will help you plan your trip to
Italy, apply for a medical visa (if needed), book a hotel and arrange
• By providing translation services both
face-to-face and 24/7 by phone, we make sure that there is no language barrier
between you and your doctor.
• When you're ready to be discharged, we
make sure all your doctor's recommendations are in line with you and that you
have all the reports you need.
• We will stay in touch after returning to
your country after treatment, we are ready to help you make any follow-up
appointments you may need.
Departments and specialty centers at Humanitas Hospitals
- Number of doctors: 2200
- Number of beds: 1980
- Year established: 1996
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last updated on Feb 23, 2023.
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