News & Scope Handai Hospital No. 75
Alleviating Pain and Distress of Patients and Families – Palliative Care Center Opens –
Director of the Social Service Department RAKUGI Hiromi
Striving for enhanced cooperation with medical facilities in the community and comprehensive patient services, the Community Health Care Promotion Office was formed in 1996. In 2001, this office was reformed into the Social Service Department. From the viewpoint of high-quality medical care services and enhancement of patients' QOL, we strive to establish smooth and effective hospital-clinic/hospital-hospital cooperation (referral system).
Our department is composed of:
The Social Service Department accepts patients referred from medical facilities in the community to the Osaka University Hospital to arrange their appointments for consultation.
Please be sure to make an appointment through the medical facility where the patient’s doctor works.
|Contact||Social Service Department, Osaka University Hospital
2-15 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka
|First visit||8:30 am to 11:00 am|
|Revisit||8:30 am to 11:30 am|
|Revisit with appointment||8:30 am to 3:00 pm|
※First-time visitors to Osaka University Hospital must have a referral from a physician.
Monday to Friday
Saturdays, Sundays, Holidays New Year’s Holidays: Dec. 29 to Jan. 3