Hospital da Luz Reaches Odivelas
“It is with great proud and accrued sense of responsibility that we bring Hospital da Luz brand to this population, we already know and wish to serve even better”. The words from Isabel Vaz, Luz Saúde CEO, in the inauguration of the new Hospital da Luz Clínica de Odivelas, in the morning of April 12, were applauded by all present.
Collaborators of the new clinic, representative from other units of the group, Luz Saúde managers and local representatives – namely the Odivelas parish council president, Nuno Gaudêncio, and presidents of the parishes of Ramada and Caneças, Manuel Varela, Póvoa de Santo Adrião and Olival Basto, Rogério Breia, and Pontinha and Famões, Corália Rodrigues – participated in the inauguration ceremony, where Edgar Valles, vice-president of Odivelas local council, highlighted that “this new Grupo Luz Saúde unit is another excellent opportunity for us to build, together, a healthier society. Odivelas Parish Council knows it can rely on Grupo Luz Saúde”.
Edgar Valles and Isabel Vaz unveiled the inauguration plaque that marked the official opening of the new Hospital da Luz Clínica de Odivelas, the Group’s most recent unit in the providing of proximity healthcare.
The new clinic in Hospital da Luz network, as stressed by the Group’s CEO in her speech, is also a “digital service” unit, allowing to “test new tools at the service of clients” in the area. “Therefore, it is with great joy that I am here, today, to wish the best personal and professional success to all those invested in this project”.
The vice-president of Odivelas parish council highlighted “the important investment made in the council by Grupo Luz Saúde, that has been essential to the development and improvement of the population’s access to healthcare, with excellent results”, said Edgar Valles, also stressing the role played by Hospital Beatriz Ângelo (the public hospital run in a public-private partnership).
Hospital da Luz Clínica de Odivelas, the most recent unit of Grupo Luz Saúde, is a unit of ambulatory medical and surgical healthcare, operating as Hospital da Luz Lisboa advanced centre, guaranteeing more proximity in quality healthcare provided to the population of Lisbon district. Located opposite to Pavilhão Multiusos de Odivelas, in an easily accessible area, it includes an exclusive and free parking lot.
Healthcare provided is exclusively ambulatory, but covering a large range of specialities. The close articulation with Hospital da Luz Lisboa ensures clients the indispensable support and safety, when there is need for more differentiated healthcare or inpatient capability.
Hospital da Luz Clínica de Odivelas maintains agreements with major insurers and health complementary systems and equivalent.
Appointment scheduling is possible via Hospital da Luz APP, freely available in Apple, Google and Window stores. This new tool adds to appointment scheduling on line (at hospitaldaluz.pt/Odivelas) and by phone (217 104 540).
The new unit of Hospital da Luz network counts with 15 consultation rooms, an imaging centre (including CT and MR), a centre of clinical analyses, consultation and observation rooms in several specialties – namely Cardiology, Gastroenterology, General and Family Medicine, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Pulmonology and Urology – and an ambulatory surgery service.
The unit includes a private and free parking lot with 80 places. Hospital da Luz Clínica de Odivelas works from 8:00 a.m. to 20:00 p.m.