Austral University Hospital

The Austral University Hospital (Spanish: Hospital Universitario Austral) is a teaching hospital in Argentina. It provides hospital care, teaching, and medical research.[1] It is part of the Austral University Academic Center of Health, along with the School of Biomedical Sciences.[2]

Austral University Hospital
LocationPilar, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Coordinates34°27′21.136″S 58°51′50.238″W / 34.45587111°S 58.86395500°W / -34.45587111; -58.86395500Coordinates: 34°27′21.136″S 58°51′50.238″W / 34.45587111°S 58.86395500°W / -34.45587111; -58.86395500
Affiliated universityAustral University
ListsHospitals in Argentina

It is considered to be one of the best hospitals in Argentina, and among the best in Latin America.[3] It received the Joint Commission International Gold Seal of approval in 2013.[4]

In 2012, then-president Cristina Fernández de Kirchner had a surgery to remove her Thyroid gland in this hospital.[5][6]

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  1. ^ "MEDICINA ARGENTINA :: Hospitales Generales". (in Spanish). Retrieved 25 August 2020.
  2. ^ "UNIVERSIDAD AUSTRAL: Informe de Evaluación Externa" [Austral University: External Review Inform] (PDF). Comisión Nacional de Evaluación y Acreditación Universitaria (in Spanish). Ministry of Education (Argentina). ISBN 9789873765056.
  3. ^ "Ránking Clínicas y Hospitales 2016 | AméricaEconomía". (in Spanish). Retrieved 25 August 2020.
  4. ^ "JCI-Accredited Organizations". Retrieved 25 August 2020.
  5. ^ Clarí "Cristina se recupera tras una cirugía exitosa". Clarín (in Spanish). Retrieved 25 August 2020.
  6. ^ Caminos, Mauricio (4 January 2012). "Tensión en el establecimiento sanitario de Pilar. El Hospital Austral, una fortaleza militarizada por la operación" [Tension in the Pilar health center. The Austral Hospital, a militarized fortress for the operation]. La Nación (in Spanish). Retrieved 25 August 2020.

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