University Clinical Hospital Mostar

University Clinical Hospital Mostar (Croatian: Sveučilišna klinička bolnica Mostar) is the largest hospital in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina. It is situated in the Bijeli Brijeg neighbourhood of the city, although Clinic for infectious diseases, Clinic for skin and sexually transmitted diseases and Psychiatry clinic are located in the town center in the former Surgery department building.[1] The hospital was originally built as a regional medical centre in 1977. However, the building incurred damage during the war in Bosnia and Herzegovina and upon its repairs, it was upgraded into a hospital in 1997.[2]

University Clinical Hospital Mostar
Map
University Clinical Hospital Mostar is located in Bosnia and Herzegovina
University Clinical Hospital Mostar
University Clinical Hospital Mostar
Geography
LocationMostar, Herzegovina-Neretva Canton, Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Coordinates43°20′41.6″N 17°47′20.9″E / 43.344889°N 17.789139°E / 43.344889; 17.789139
Organisation
Care systemPublic
TypeSpecialized
Teaching
Services
Emergency departmentYes
History
Opened1977
Links
Websitehttp://www.skbm.ba/

Since 1997 the hospital has cooperated with the University of Mostar's Medical Faculty in training medical professionals.[3]

References edit

  1. ^ "Clinic for skin and sexually transmitted diseases" (in Croatian).
  2. ^ "History and General Information" (in Croatian). University Clinical Hospital Mostar. Archived from the original on 31 October 2013. Retrieved 2 September 2013.
  3. ^ Clinical Hospital Mostar