Treatment in Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA: empathy and the human connection to patient care - video
- 25 July
- Diagnosis & Treatment
Cleveland Clinic US is a nonprofit multispecialty academic medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education.
Located in Cleveland, Ohio, US, it was founded in 1921 by four renowned physicians with a vision of providing outstanding patient care based upon the principles of cooperation, compassion and innovation.
Cleveland Clinic has pioneered many medical breakthroughs, including coronary artery bypass surgery and the first face transplant in the United States.
News & World Report consistently names Cleveland Clinic as one of the nation’s best hospitals in its annual “America’s Best Hospitals” survey. Among Cleveland Clinic’s 51,000 employees there are more than 3,500 full-time salaried physicians and researchers and 14,000 nurses, representing 140 medical specialties and subspecialties.
Cleveland Clinic’s health system includes a 165-acre main campus near downtown Cleveland, 10 regional hospitals, more than 150 northern Ohio outpatient locations – including 18 full-service family health centers and three health and wellness centers – and locations in Weston, Florida | Las Vegas, Nevada | Toronto, Canada | Abu Dhabi, UAE | London, England.
In 2016, there were 7.1 million outpatient visits, 161,674 hospital admissions and 207,610 surgical cases throughout Cleveland Clinic’s health system. Patients came for treatment from every state and 180 countries.
Cleveland Clinic U.S. is one of the largest and most respected hospitals in the country. Our mission is to provide better care of the sick, investigation into their problems, and further education of those who serve. Learn more about our leadership, vision, values and model of healthcare.
Being one of the best U.S. cancer centers, Cleveland Clinic attracts thousands of foreign patients annually from all over the world.
Experts of the team Global Patient Services, providing access to the most advanced technologies for cancer diagnosis and treatment including CART. This program is suitable for patients with appropriate diagnoses who previously received standard chemotherapy. You need to undergo an evaluation. Oncologists will examine the medical history and previous treatment, selecting the optimal therapeutic options for your case.
You need to take all medical records translated into English, the biopsy results (if available) and the latest images (MRI).
We recommend to come along with a friend or relative who will support you and help to conduct a dialogue.