Skåne Care AB
Skåne Care based in the south of Sweden offers well renowned healthcare services to the international market since 2008. We are part of the public Swedish healthcare sector and are organized directly under the regional council of Skåne, with the first governor of Skåne as our principal. Our vision “to be a leading health care provider on the international market that makes a strong contribution to people’s improved health” is reflected in all our business.
Skåne Care represents all public hospitals in the region. We can deliver tailor-made care to patients, expertise support on location, to international clients.
Our strength and our offer to international customers:
• Professional public healthcare
• Medical city with comprehensive services
• Swedish leadership and process mind-set
The medical city, positioned close to both Copenhagen and Malmö with international airports, offer easy access to comprehensive and competitive healthcare services performed by 30 000 employees.
The Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery has to date performed 250 successful treatments using an innovative method to completely reduce chronic large lymphoedemas following cancer treatment or congenital. The same department is also a leading institution in ear reconstruction. Our Cardiothoracic Centre and Endocrinology Centre both represent two internationally renowned areas of expertise in our portfolio.
Our services range from catering to the individual or groups of patient(s) who desires to travel to Sweden for treatment, to education programs as well as consultancy services in a broad range of areas such as research, management and organisation. Our portfolio is perhaps best demonstrated through a selected number of reference cases:
Libyan war wounded patients
Skåne Care and our Regional hospital of Hässleholm provided care for 39 war wounded patients from Libya between 2011 and 2013. Skåne Care was awarded the business directly from the Libyan council in international competition. The program was successfully closed with positive remarks from patients and Libyan representatives.
Icelandic children with heart disease
Skåne Care collaborates with an Icelandic health Insurance organisation and Skåne University hospital regarding pediatric cardiac surgery of 8-10 children each year. This is highly specialised care in an area where Skåne is positioned as one of the two national centres.
Advanced diabetic training for nurses in the UAE
Skåne Care, Lund University and Malmö University collaborate in producing an extensive program for registered nurses in the United Arab Emirates. The education program will start in January 2014 at the Fatima College of Health Sciences. Diabetes prevalence in the region is over 20% and the need to strengthen the local competence is high. We offer services to the highest international standards in this area.
Consultation to diabetic clinic in Ajman, UAE
Skåne Care, Skåne University hospital and Global Health Partner collaborate with a local unit to improve care for diabetic patients in Ajman. Our services include audits and advice on how to implement the best standards for diabetic care in the local setting by providing expertise in areas of management, training and research.