- Anesthesiology & Intensive Care Unit
- Clinical and Interventional Cardiology
- Dermatology & Venereology
- Emergency Medicine
- Gastroenterology & Hepatology
- General & Family Medicine
- Interventional Radiology
- Pediatrics & Neonatology
- Pneumology & Allergology
- Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
24-hour service for Triage and initial management of patients with life-threatining conditions, as well as medical care for all acuity levels.
24/7 ambulance coverage with two ambulance cars available.
All patients who come to the Hospital’s A&E are triaged, stabilized, treated, and either referred to the appropriate outpatient clinic during office hours, hospitalized, or transferred to another health care facility according to the individual patient’s condition and needs.
Access to our operating theaters and delivery suite is available 24/7. A dedicated team of Medical and Surgical Specialists are available 24/7 if needed.
1st floor, main hospital building.
- Time efficient International Triage System (See Table 1).
- Each patient assessed according by an Emergency Doctor.
- Monitoring of essential vital parameters.
- Rapid assessment, intervention, and resuscitation of critical patients.
- Performance of minor procedures (i.e. sutures of lacerations, splints) under moderate sedation.
- Ambulance services to and from HFH.
Cardiopulmonary arrest, shock of any etiology (cardiac, septic, hemorrhagic, etc), respiratory failure with need for ventilation, airway symptoms after smoke inhalation or burn injury, epileptic state, need for airway protection and intubation,severe and symptomatic hypoglycemia (Gluc <1.5mmol/L0, any condition with impaired consciousness (GCS<9), anaphylaxis, severe trauma.
< 10 minutes (very urgent)
Myocardial infarction (STEMI, NSTEMI with persistent pain), acute respiratory problems, hemoptysis, hematemesis, acute stroke within time frame for fibrinolytic therapy, intracranial hemorrhage, postictal state after epileptic seizure, high fever with chills, meningitis, severe sepsis impaired consciousness, acute psychosis, substance intoxication, hypoglycemia, ketoacidosis
< 30 minutes
Unstable angina, myocardial infarction without high severity (NSTEMI without pain), abdominal pain, stable hemorrhage, continuous vomiting, pulmonary embolism (stable), hypertensive crisis, presentation after syncope, heart failure (stable), febrile infection
< 90 minutes
No real emergency situation, self-limiting infections (i.e.common cold), etc.
Elective presentation or not an emergency indication
Patient Population Served
All patients, irrespective of age, who come to the A&E are assessed, treated and referred to appropriate clinics, in-hospital units or other health care facilities, based on the individual patient’s needs.
Methods for Assessing and Meeting Patient Care Needs
Patient are initially triaged according their acuity level by the Triage Nurse.
Assessment and management by Emergency Medicine Doctor.
Assessment of patient includes but is not limited to past and present medical history and thorough physical examination and additional specialists’ consultations as needed.
Ancillary studies performed as required.
Initiation of clinical treatment pathways (i.e. Acute Coronary Syndrome, Acute Asthma in Pediatric Patient, etc.).
The complexity of the individual patient care needs will depend on the patient’s condition and will be tailored to each and every individual accordingly.
All activities and services are guided by established and approved policies and procedures by the A&E, relevant institutional and organizational policies of the Hospital
The department and the hospital ensure cohesion of care when patients have to be referred between subspecialties, thus ensuring the involvement of the appropriate medical team for each condition.
Jens Peter Lüdders MD MSc MRCGP DImmC(Ed) PGDip
- 1985-1991: MD Doctorate in Medicine, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe University Medical School, Frankfurt, Germany
- 1997-1998: MSc Master of Science in Public Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Public Health, UK.
- 1996: DImmC Diploma in Immediate Care, Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, UK.
- 2013-2015: PGDip Post Graduate in Diabetes (Distinction), University of Leicester, Leicester, UK.
- Joint Committee on Postgraduate Training for General Practice (JCPTGP) specialist certificate, General Medical Council no 3698662
- 2003: Diploma in Primary Care Diabetes Management, University of Huddersfield/DTC Primary Care Training Centre, UK.
- 2005: Certificate in the Management of Drug Misuse in Primary Care, London, UK.
- 2013: Advance Life Support Course, Dr. Gray’s Hospital, Elgin, UK (ALS)
- 2013: Immediate Medical Care Course, BASICS Scotland, Nairn, UK (IMC)
- 2014: European Trauma course, Stornoway, Western Isles, UK (ETC)
- 2014: Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support Course, Emergency Services Training Centre Birkenhead, UK (PHTLS)
- 2014: European Paediatric Life Support, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, UK (EPLS)
- 2001-2010: Principal in General Practice, Fitzrovia Medicine Centre, London, UK.
- 2010-2013: Chief Medical Officer, International SOS, various locations including China, Algeria and Guinea
- 2014: Acute Rural and Remote GP Fellow, Western Isles, Scotland
- 2015: Non Consultant Hospital Doctor Emergency Medicine, St Bernard’s Hospital, Gibraltar
- 2015: Chief Medical Officer, Mary Begg Community Clinics, Kansanshi Mine Hospital, Solwezi, Zambia
- 2015-2017: Emergency Medical Practitioner/ Medical Officer/ Rural Practitioner, NHS Scotland & Highlands, UK
- Royal College of General Practitioners, London, UK (MRCGP)
- Acute Trauma Care
- Acute Medical Emergency Care
- Infectious Disease Management
- Diabetes Care
- Drug and Alcohol treatment
- Pre-hospital emergency care
Dr. Vu Hoang Thu
- 1982: Medical Doctor, Medical University Hanoi, Hanoi, Vietnam.
- 1989: First degree Speciality, Hanoi, Vietnam.
- 2014 and 2015: continuous formation in allergo-clinical immunology (organized by Franco- Vietnamese association of Pneumology, Hanoi, Vietnam)
- 1984: Residency in Dermatology Institute, Bach mai hospital, Hanoi, Vietnam
- 1994-1995: Residency in internal medicine and dermato-allergology department , Brest, France
- 1996: Residency in Emergency Medicine and Intensive Care, Bach mai hospital, Hanoi, Vietnam
- 2001: Courses on clinical and therapeutic synthesis, France
- 2014 and 2015: Continuous formation in allergo-clinical immunology (Franco- Vietnamese association of Pneumology, Viet nam)
- 1996-2000: Head of Emergency Department; Clinical immuno-allergology department; Bach mai Hospital, Hanoi, Vietnam
- 2009-present: Head of Outpatient Department, Hanoi French Hospital, Hanoi, Vietnam
- General and emergency medicine
Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Hung
- 1996: Medical Doctor, Thai Nguyen Medical University, Vietnam
Board of certifications
- 2000: Master in Infectious and Tropical Disease, Bach Mai Hospital, Hanoi, Vietnam
- 2001-2006: Advanced training in internal medicine and neurology in various hospitals such as Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Pitié-Salpetrier, Centre Hospitaliaire Bichat-Claude Bernard, Paris and Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Saint-André Bordeaux, France.
- 2007 till present: Specialist in Emergency, Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Hanoi French Hospital, Hanoi, Vietnam.
- Vietnamese Society of Infectious Diseases
- Infectious and Tropical Diseases
Dr. Nguyen Van Mui
- 2003: Medical Doctor, University of Medicine, Hai Phong, Vietnam
- 2014: Master degree in Internal Medicine, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam
- 2003-2004: Physician, general medicine, Vietnam National Institute of Maritime Medicine, Hai Phong, Vietnam
- 2004-2006: Resident Doctor, Cavaleb Blanche Hospital, Brest, France
- 2007- present: Working at General Medicine and Emergency care, Hanoi French Hospital, Hanoi, Vietnam
- Endocrine disorders and dietetics
- Emergency care
Dr. Murielle Romon – Del Gallo
- 2003: Diploma in tropical virology, University of the French West Indies and Guyana, France
- 2004: Medical Doctor, School of Medicine, University of Strasbourg, France.
- Diploma in Emergency Medicine, University of Bordeaux, France.
- Diploma in Tropical Medicine. University of French West Indies and Guyana.
- 2006: Postgraduate diploma of Disasters Medicine, University of Bordeaux, France.
- 2007: Inter-University Diploma in Pediatric resuscitation and Emergencies. University of Bordeaux, France.
- 2016 -2017: Diploma in ultrasound practice applied in Emergency : being validated
- 2003 : General practitioner in private care in different regions, France
- 2003-2004: Assistant physician in emergency care. General Hospital; Cayenne; French Guyana..
- 2004 - 2006: Assistant physician in critical care. Surgical and Intensive Care, General Hospital; Cayenne; French Guyana.
- 2007: Hospital Practitioner, emergency physician General Hospital; Cayenne; French Guyana.
- 2008 - 2009: Hospital Practitioner, Emergency department, General Hospital; Mayotte (Comores French Territories).
- 2009 – 2017: Emergency physician General Hospital; St Benoit; Reunion Island.
- Acute and abnormal condition care
- Tropical Medicine
- General health consultation/ follow-up