Hospital el Cruce Argentina

Maquet products play a large role in medical center expansion – Hospital El Cruce becomes one of the biggest medical centers in Latin America

09/10/2015

Hospital El Cruce in Buenos Aires, Argentina, has expanded its facility to become one of the biggest medical centers in Latin America. The newly modernized facility opened in July and is expected to serve 30% more patients than before.

Hospital El Cruce OR 1As part of ongoing upgrades and developments within the facility, the hospital is adding two hybrid ORs and one intelligent OR to their existing three intelligent ORs. Hospital El Cruce has already integrated many Maquet products into their daily workflows, including the MAGNUS surgical table, H LED surgical light, ALPHAPORT, AV CONFERENCE OR system, and SERVO ventilators.

Hospital El Cruce OR 2Last year, the hospital performed 493 cardiovascular procedures and 692 neurosurgery procedures. With the OR expansion, the facility hopes to serve twice as many surgical patients each year.