Begining of construction works of the new hospital in Sušak and opening of the hyperbaric chamber

Yesterday began the first phase of construction works of the new Clinical Hospital Center Rijeka facilities in Sušak.

The most important facility and the most expected by the public is CHILDREN HOSPITAL AND CLINIC of Obstetrics and Gynecology. The building consists of two underground and six above-ground floors. In addition to the Children's Hospital and Clinics of Obstetrics and Gynecology there will all hospital laboratories united for the purpose of the entire CHC.

At a ceremony the building of the Center for hyperbaric and underwater medicine was opened. Center like this is the first center in Croatia under the auspices of one clinical hospital. Hyperbaric chamber services will be available 24 hours a day, with a multidisciplinary's treatment access and an experienced medical team support.

At the same time, with two major projects on Sušak Department of Clinical Institute of Radiology yesterday a modern 128-layer CT device with software packages for all clinical indications, including cardiac was put into operation. This advanced system allows faster reading of radiological reports and ensure continuity of quality CT diagnostics.

The new CT device raises the level of hospital diagnosis, through the activities of the hyperbaric chamber a new multidisciplinary treatment methods are implemented, and the construction of a new hospital in Sušak is a capital investment that will mark the future and quality of medical care for citizens.


  • Ministry of health
  • Ministry of tourism
  • Ministry of Science, Education and Sports
  • Croatia - Full of Life
  • Primorje-Gorski kotar County
  • City of Rijeka
  • University of Rijeka
  • Temos international
  • Lublin