Santa Casa da Misericórdia do Porto
Category(ies): Healthcare Providers; Others; Public / Nonprofit Organisations
Address: Rua das Flores, 5; 4050-265 Porto; Portugal
Keyword(s): Advanced Therapies, Ageing, Health, Mental health, Stroke
The Santa Casa da Misericórdia do Porto was founded in 1499 with the aim to help the most deprived and socially disadvantaged population. Has always maintained an essential role in providing social services in the city of Oporto, particularly in the area of Health, managing the main hospitals of the city, including the Hospital de Santo António. Currently owns and manages the Hospital da Prelada and the Centro Hospitalar Conde de Ferreira, and it also manages the Centro de Reabilitação do Norte. These health units provide excellent care at their areas of expertise, highlighting the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Orthopedics and Mental Health, among other medical specialties. Endowed with human resources and equipment of top, the Misericórdia do Porto hospitals are among the most reputed in Portugal. Over 516 years, the Santa Casa da Misericórdia Port accompanied the new requirements imposed by society and knew how to find innovative and pioneering answers to the different areas of activity. Its action extends to the area of Health, Education, Special Education, Social Support, Culture, Recreation and Wellness.
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