Hospital Particular Alvor00h55m
Hospital Particular GambelasSuperior a 1H30
Hospital Particular da Madeira01h09m
Madeira Medical CenterSuperior a 1H30
An Intensive Care Unit is a differentiated clinical unit, where care is provided to patients who need continuous surveillance and / or intensive therapeutic measures, either because they are unstable, or at risk of vital organ function or failure.
The ICU of the Hospital Particular do Algarve - Gambelas | Faro has a capacity of 8 beds (one in isolation), while the Hospital Particular do Algarve - Alvor | Portimão, has a capacity of 4 beds, the ICU of Hospital Particular da Madeira is the only intensive care unit in the region of Madeira and has a capacity of 7 beds (one in isolation). All ICUs are located on the 1st floor of the respective Hospitals.
They are all modern units, with technologically advanced equipment in all areas of intervention: diagnosis, treatment and monitoring of severe pathophysiological conditions.
Each of these patients has an electric bed, vital and hemodynamic monitoring system, medical gases, vacuum aspiration, mechanical ventilators, pumps and perfusion syringes.
The professionals who work in these units have extensive experience and expertise in the field of intensive care medicine. The ICUs of the Group are staffed 24 hours a day by medical and nursing teams, allowing for immediate, safe and effective response to diagnoses and critical situations. We can thus provide safe postoperative care in complex surgeries or increased risk pathologies, and also treat situations of organ failure that may complicate the clinical course of some diseases.
Mechanical ventilation (invasive and noninvasive);
The most common causes for admission include:
The most commonly seen signs and symptoms in our units are Dyspnea (shortness of breath), Precordial Pain, Chest Pain, Loss of Consciousness and other changes in the state of consciousness, Acute Loss of Muscle Strength.
The HPA Health Group is the only private health group, south of Lisbon and the islands that has an Intensive Care Unit, with a total capacity of 19 beds for adults in the Hospitals of Alvor, Gambelas and Madeira.
Together with the state-of-the-art technology, our units have excellent conditions as far as lighting, acoustics and air conditioning are concerned. In addition, due to the vulnerability inherent of critical cases, these units comply with strict and specific safety and operating rules and regulations with regards to patient care and control of infection and medical risk.
Hospital Particular do Algarve - Alvor
Every day - 12am to 3pm and 5pm to 8pm
Hospital Particular do Algarve - Gambelas
Every day - 12am to 3pm and 6pm to 9pm
Hospital Particular da Madeira - Funchal
Every day - 5pm to 8pm