The renowned health care centre H.-Hartziekenhuis Lier offers a wide range of specialized medical, medical-technical and ambulatory services. Under the motto ‘A Heart for Care’, the hospital’s highly skilled doctors and nurses offer daily care for their patients.
With a capacity of more than 450 beds, the hospital’s focus is to provide high-quality and affordable basic health care service, which meets the highest expectations of the patients. In addition, the hospital also has a state-of-the-art multidisciplinary pain center, specialized and licensed in treating acute, subacute and chronic pain. Dr. An De Cuyper, Director, explains, “We focus on Lier and its wider region. We are also working on establishing network collaboration with the hospitals of Mechelen, Bonheiden and Vilvoorde”.
The hospital focuses on continuous improvement and innovation of the health care services in the region. Dr. An De Cuyper highlights, “We are developing an important master plan for a hospital reconstruction. Our focus is to provide comfortable hospital accommodation where the patient feels ‘at home’ and receives quality care in an efficient working environment”. She adds, “We are innovative when it comes to new technologies and care programs. We have recently started the ‘Joint care’ program for orthopaedics, which defines the steps a patient should do before the surgery, at the hospital and the exercises after the surgery.”