Montpellier University Hospital
ABOUT THE HOSPITAL
The Center Montpellier University Hospital is the oldest faculty of the western world which still in activity.The history of Montpellier’s city has always been related to the history of its hospitals. Lapeyronie, Saint Eloi, Gui Chauliac, Arnaud de Villeneuve … so many illustrious names, today the names of hospitals that resonate in the ears of Montpellier, as places of excellence medicine’s exercise.
These institutions were grouped together in 1958, in “the Montpellier University Hospital (CHU).”
Today the Montpellier University Hospital brings together nine care institutions among the most renowned in France, due to the quality of care for patients then also for its technical and human skills.
The CHU is organized around 13 poles and supports the treatment of rare or complex pathologies. The CHU of Montpellier has been classified by the Ministry of Health in the group of “strong researchers.”
The CHU Montpellier gathers 1839 professionals including 355 physicians and surgeons.
The quality of reception of foreign patients is optimal through interpreters, places of worship, special meals, etc.
ACCOMMODATIONS SERVICES IN THE HOSPITAL
● Patient room
The hospitals of Montpellier offer special rooms.
● Meals and Menu
During your stay, three standard meals are offered to you per day. A professional team of food and dietetic ensures the preparation of menus, meals by respecting food hygiene and they are vigilant to dishes’ taste and presentation.
The ministers of religion of different faith can visit you if you need to. You can submit your request to the health department team. They can give you the information you need to and they can also allow you to contact the person that you requested directly. Places for worship are also in the hospital.
● Accompanying person
Depending on the possibilities of the service, one person may request to stay with the inpatient.
Parents and friends can have their meals with you if they wish, but they should request to the nurse’s team in advance, who will inform them of the terms and conditions.
For the accommodation of families and relatives, there are many hotels near of the hospitals.
● Spoken languages
English, French, Arabic
You can ask for an interpreter which is possible in some foreign languages for people who have difficulties or do not understand the French language. You can submit your request to the health department team.
● More details
□ Private toilets
□ Private Shower
□ Safe deposit box
Assisted reproductive technology
Digestive and visceral surgery
Oral and maxillofacial surgery
Orthopedic surgery and traumatology
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT)
Obstetrics and gynecology
Infectious, parasitic and tropical diseases
Physical medicine and rehabilitation
Nutrition and Obesity
Otorhinolaryngology – ENT
Stomatology, dental surgery
The establishment has the certification of the High Authority of Health.