IGEA is a modern medical treatment centre located in a semi-central area of Milan, authorised and accredited by the regional health authority of Lombardy.
IGEA has relied for some time on a policy of continual renewal and growth by investing in state-of-the-art technology and equipment, maintaing its sensitivity while strictly adhering to its philosophy of a person-centred approach, respecting the patient as an individual, and making use of sophisticated tests for expert diagnosis and treatment of all types of medical condition.
IGEA Care provides services in Medicine and Surgerywith inpatient facilities, day surgery, day hospital, simple surgical procedures and treatments (BOCA), advanced care multiple treatment outpatient scheme (MAC), specialist healthcare centre, nuclear medicine PET / CT, medical laboratory service
and diagnostic imaging. For years IGEA has participated in national and regional programmes in the field of prevention by offering a quality occupational medicine service
reserved for companies for health checks for all categories of workers. The departments of medicine and surgery provide all typyes of services at the specialist health centre and the medical laboratory service.
IGEA also stands out for its training and research activities that are regularly promoted including scientific update meetings at its headquarters and produce reports and publications with its qualified doctors at scientific conferences throughout Italy and abroad. IGEA Medical Clinic has achieved and maintains CERTIFICATION UNI EN ISO 9001: 2008 issued by the Certiquality accreditation services to the Neurosurgery Unit and post-operative intensive care unit.
The culture of continuous renewal and improvement is supported by our cutting-edge diagnostic equipment. At the Diagnostic Imaging Unit, we operate the Somatom Definition Flash CT scanner
that allows any type of examination to be performed in the shortest time possible and with a minimal amount of radiation. We have also acquired 3 latest generation open high-field (1.5 Tesla) magnetic resonance machines which allow tests with reduced exposures times, also on obese and / or claustrophobic patients. The advanced technology of the equipment improves image quality and reduces the speed of delivery of the exams, improving patient comfort.
The healthcare, dministration and management of the centre makes use of appropriate information systems that are kept technologically updated.
IGEA Care has the key priority of obtaining maximum safety in the exercise of medicine and Surgery, in the execution of treatments and supervision of patients.
The primary objectives of the Clinic include:
· Ensuring high quality
of the care required by the patient in the besthuman and technological environmental conditions· Ensuring the professional qualifications
of staff working in the centre.· Providing
medical specialists for the treatments and the clinical and instrumental support needed. Our goal is to protect the health of the individual as a whole through:
Reliability: so that the service gives maximum effectiveness, we stringently adhere to our procedures which remove the causes that can lower the level of quality, in compliance with internal procedures and protocols;
Information: all the information which the user has the right to (health conditions, payment for services) are properly provided in a clear and comprehensive manner;
Timeliness: we work to deliver a prompt service;
Courtesy: this involves not only attitude and the language of kindness, helpfulness and respect, but also self-care and order in the treatment areas.
Each user selects the health care they receive from the Treatment Centre IGEA exercising the right to free choice, Free from any material or moral constraint, we ensure prompt access to quality care, regardless of social, ideological, political, religious, economic backgorund
with the utmost respect of the basic principles that underpin the patients' rights. The centre operates in accordance with fundamental principles of EQUALITY - EQUITY - IMPARTIALITY - RIGHT TO CHOOSE - CONTINUITY -PARTICIPATION - EFFICIENCY AND EFFECTIVENESS - TRANSPARENCY
With the objective of always providing the best care, and to best meet the needs of our users, it is considered essential to work in an atmosphere of humanisation and personalisation of healthcare services. Moreover, IGEA S.p.A operates in full compliance with the laws and regulations in force and carries out its activities in accordance with the principles established by the Code of Conduct and the internal procedures. The Code of Conduct is a fundamental element of the complex rules and procedures and is adopted by Igea S.p.A for the implementation of the rules provided for by Legislative Decree 8 June 2001, no. 231 and subsequent amendments on the administrative liability of the company. Moral integrity and respect of the principles set out above is a constant duty for all those who have relations with IGEA Treatment Centre and characterises the behavior of the entire organisation.