Medical and nursing staff available 24 hours a day in the Emergency Department of Hospital Ochoa in addition to hospital admission, surgery, traumatology, clinical analysis, x-rays and ultrasounds.
Hospital Ochoa has as part of its emergency facilities the best specialised equipment, and observation and control module, and admissions.
Between the months of July to September this year, over 10,000 patients have used the emergency services of Hospital Ochoa.
Patients with Gastroenteritis, others allergic to specific foods, cases of kidney failure, fever symptoms that do not subside or with vomiting, or renal colics are the most frequent pathologies treated in the Emergencies Department of Hospital Ochoa. Our facilities offer the best specialized equipment and individual rooms for greater comfort.
Apart from these pathologies, there are others of a purely surgical nature, such as appendicitis, cholecystitis or complicated biliary colic, which are susceptible to hospital admission in the service, to be operated on the same day or the next.
Other patients with diabetes compensation are also kept in the observation module to monitor them and if necessary to be admitted, although they are also usually discharged on the same day or the next.
Hospital Ochoa with its 24 hour emergency service, 365 days a year, cares for patients with pressing needs that can not wait to be seen by a general practitioner or specialist. All of this, with the right equipment and in line with the needs of the people of Marbella and the Costa del Sol.
In our emergency department, seasonality is key. There are two distinct seasons: summer and winter. In the case of the summer season, where the population doubles, the most frequent pathologies have to do with sunburns, insect bites or jellyfish stings, gastroenteritis and arrhythmias due to alcohol intake. Over 7,000 patients visited the emergencies department of Hospital Ochoa between the months of July to September.
With cold weather and rain, conditions change, and the emergencies of Hospital Ochoa begin to receive patients with respiratory problems, tonsillitis (although these can also occur in summer), thoracic pain and hypertension.
The emergency department of Hospital Ochoa offers patients the services of medical and nursing staff, 24 hours a day, plus traumatology, clinical analysis, x-rays and ultrasounds.