The City Hospital Solingen is an academic medical institution that has been leading the clinics in Germany for more than 150 years. Solingen hospital works under the University of Cologne, which gives it a special status of a University, or an academic hospital. The clinic has unique access to the latest scientific research that is conducted at the university.
The Solingen Hospital consists of 16 departments, institutes and interdisciplinary centers.
The clinic provides treatment and care at a very high level, taking into account all universally recognized principles and standards. In Solingen, modern equipment for highly specialized diagnostics and therapy is available.
Achievements of The City Hospital Solingen
The academic hospital Solingen employs 1,900 employees. All the doctors of the clinic are acknowledged in Germany and abroad. The best doctors Solingen are regularly placed in one of the most respected ratings of doctors - the rating of the magazine Forbes.
In 2017, the chief doctor of the Department of Nephrology and Internal Medicine of Solingen Hospital, Prof. Dr. Peter Hering, was included in the list of the Top specialists. He entered the top 80 professionals in the treatment of hypertension, as well as in a general rating of 3,000 top-doctors of the world.
The Solingen clinic is chosen for diagnosis and treatment by more than 28,000 stationary patients and more than 37,000 outpatients each year. Hospital Solingen is large enough, designed for 716 beds.
The Solingen Clinic is a regular participant in the projects of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the European Union (EU). As an academic hospital, Solingen is always open to pioneering developments in the field of medicine. This includes active promotion of education and training, as well as integrated quality management. Solingen is continuously working with a committee on clinical ethics, which supports patients and their families in ethical issues of caring for the sick. Also, special attention is paid to hospital hygiene, for the control of which a separate team of professionals is created.