waiting times

Hospital Particular da Madeira

Over 1H30

Urgent Care

Private Ambulances


The Hospital Particular do Algarve has its own Ambulance Service. 

To request ambulance transport or the cost of ambulance transport, please ring the following telephone number:  (+351) 282 420 400.

 Our air conditioned ambulances can transport patient to any part of the country.  

Ambulance transport can be booked by telephone, or internally for patients admitted to one of the Units of the HPA Group.  Urgent transfer of patients  within our Hospital Group, is  also be carried out by our ambulance service.

Our Ambulances are all Type A1, for transporting individual patient, and are  equipped according to current legislation, consisting of all the necessary transport and mobilization equipment, disinfection equipment, defibrillators, vital signs monitors (invasive and non-invasive), airway control equipment and ventilation.

Because the safety of our patients is paramount, there are internal protocols for activating the transport team.

This team consists of Transport Ambulance Crew, supported by nurses or doctors, depending on the individual situation.

The Ambulance Service supports all Hospitals and Clinics of the HPA Health Group. Through this service, we guarantee mobility between the Units of the Group for utmost convenience, safety and comfort of all our patients.