ERS Recognizes Clinical Excellence to Hospital da Luz Arrábida

Hospital da Luz Arrábida obtained the maximum rating for clinical excellence in the areas of orthopaedics (total arthroplasty of hip and knee) and gynaecology (hysterectomy), according to the SINAS report (National System of Evaluation in Health) elaborated by ERS (Health Regulatory Authority).

The maximum rating (three stars) in the evaluation of Clinical Excellence is awarded by this entity, when the results are higher than the average obtained by all heath care providers.

It is worth noting that the areas of cardiac surgery (myocardial revascularization and valvular surgery), general surgery (colon) and obstetrics (birth and prenatal care) obtained high rating (two stars) in terms of clinical excellence. The evaluation by ERS concerning adequacy and comfort of the premises also registered maximum rating.

SINAS is an evaluation system of the global quality of healthcare providers developed by ERS, based on the values of rigour, transparency and objectivity. 

The report now published concerns the period from January 1 to December 31 of year 2016, having been concluded in December 2017.