American Hospital Management Company and HOSPIRIO collaborate to accomplish the vision of the leading doctors, local investors and the School of Medicine for Universidad del Azuay to develop a state-of-art teaching hospital in Ecuador
LONGMONT, Colo. and CUENCA, Ecuador, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- American Hospital Management Company (AHMC) announces with HOSPIRIO the opening of the new facility in Cuenca, Ecuador. The new hospital has 80 medical-surgical inpatient beds, 7 day hospital beds, 10 adult intensive care beds, 8 neonatal intensive care beds, 6 surgical suites, 10 emergency beds, 161 doctors offices, 18 commercial stores, fully equipped diagnostic and intervention radiology services with 1.5 Tesla MRI, 64 slice computerized tomography, invasive cardiovascular lab, and specialized laboratory. AHMC´s executive Dr. Diego Castresana MD, MHA is the CEO of the hospital.
"We are pleased to have joined HOSPIRIO in the development and opening of the hospital. This new facility will fill a vital need in patient care and medical education. AHMC as the operator of the hospital, as well as an equity investor in the hospital, is very pleased to see the result of our efforts and collaboration with our local partners. The facility was designed and is operated to meet international patient care standards. The Board of Directors as well as all the physicians, staff and Diego's Executive team has done a tremendous job and all deserve to be congratulated on their success. The hospital was created to generate the needed health services and improved quality services for the market that are consistent with international standards," stated Randall D. Arlett, President and Managing Director of American Hospital Management Co.
This is a private healthcare organization formed by the leading physicians in Cuenca, local investors, the Medical School of Universidad Azuay and the American Hospital M
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