Fundacion Hospital Universitario Metropolitano

Referral/Teaching Hospital | Barranquilla, Colombia

Hospital description

The Fundacion Hospital Universitario Metropolitano – FHUM – (Metropolitan University Hospital Foundation) is in the city of Barranquilla. Barranquilla is a city on the Atlantic coast of Colombia, looking out onto the Caribbean Sea. The hospital is associated with the Metropolitan University, also in Barranquilla.

The FHUM is a non-profit institution that is part of the private health sector in Colombia. It was established in 1977 and registered in the national special registration after a resolution passed in 1993 by the Ministry of Health. The hospital has also been accredited by the health administration department of the Atlantic Coast region as a level 3 healthcare institution.

The hospital offers services in the following areas;

Burns unit
Surgery
Emergency services
Outpatients
Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging
Neurophysiology
Nutrition and Dietetics
Physiotherapy
Speech Therapy
Occupational therapy
Mental Health services
Rehabilitation services
Optometry
Molecular Biology
Flow Cytometry

Profile

Hospital type Referral/Teaching Hospital
Local language Spanish
Funding Status Private

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