Whitfield Clinic is a private hospital situated in Butlerstown on the outskirts of Waterford City. It opened in 2006 with the aim of improving the health care services available to Waterford and the South East. Since opening its doors, Whitfield has strived to provide the best level of private patient care in the South East region. Whitfield has 60 consultants, 40 private beds, a 24 bed day surgery unit, four operating theatres, an endoscopy suit, and an oncology day ward.
UPMC CancerCenter is one of the largest integrated community networks of cancer physicians and health care specialists in the United States, with a number of fully connected international locations. Comprised of more than 200 medical, radiation, and surgical oncologists and haematology oncology physicians at more than 35 locations, the network allows patients to receive world-class cancer care close to home. Each location is closely tied to the renowned Hillman Cancer Center, which represents the core of all UPMC cancer-related services, through personnel and technology linkages. Wherever you choose to be treated, you can be confident that this network will provide you with the most advanced care possible. A partner with University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI), UPMC CancerCenter has become internationally recognised for its leadership in the prevention, detection, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer.
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UPMC is a recognised leader both in providing health care services in the United States and in sharing that knowledge to build outstanding health care with partners around the globe. UPMC, an academic medical centre, is closely affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh, which has ranked among the top 10 recipients of National Institutes of Health research funding since 1998. UPMC operates more than 20 academic, community, and specialty hospitals and has created a genuinely integrated health care delivery system. A noted innovator in information technology, UPMC was an early adopter of electronic health records and the interoperability solutions that tie them together. UPMC is consistently ranked among the nation’s best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report, with renowned centres of excellence in transplantation, cancer, neurosurgery, psychiatry, rehabilitation, geriatrics, and women’s health.