The complementation of Al-Batinah Hospital represents a qualitative leap in the medical service at Aswan University Hospital

Prof. Ayman Mahmoud Othman– Acting of Aswan University President stated that the medical service at Aswan University Hospital witnessed a new launch towards the modern medical system through completing the Reception and Emergency Hospital Building that is consisted of a basement, a ground floor, and 4 repeated floors with a total area of 8400 square meters, with the target of supporting the clinical capacity of Aswan University Hospital the current one and which has a capacity of about 450 beds and by the complementation of the Reception and Emergency Hospital Building which will be a new addition for the medical system at Aswan University Hospitals where includes 150 beds and this comes within the framework of the support of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research for Aswan University Hospitals and in the light of the keenness of the political leadership with the health of the Aswani citizen.

Dr. Mohamed Zaki El-Dahshoury-Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Chairman of Aswan University Hospital Administrations added that more than 95% of the project of establishing Al-Batinah Hospital was implemented at the current building which costs 150 million pounds in addition to 74 million pounds for the medical devices and furniture; Dahshoury added that Al-Batinah Hospital consists of 5 floors with a capacity of 150 beds are distributed on the departments of internal medicine, brain and neurology, heart, oncology, thoracic, dermatology, and physical therapy; that will be a real addition to the medical system at Aswan University Hospitals that will be opened so soon that leads to giving a great chance to absorb several patients in the various disciplines and works to reduce the burden on the shoulders of the Aswani patients and the governorate of Southern Upper Egypt.

Dr. Ashraf Maebad-the Executive Manager of Aswan University Hospitals pointed out that the Reception and Emergency Hospital Building consists of many departments such as ( reception-emergency operations-intensive cares-x-rays-analysis laboratories-new emergency and suspended communication bridges to facilitate the moving of patients and the cases of injuries, emergency, and accidents to facilitate the moving of doctors and patients and there are departments of urology and neurosurgery have been developed with high efficiency and equipped with the most modern medical devices to serve Aswan patients that will be opened so soon.