The General public hospital of the Order of Saint Elisabeth is a hospital under Christian-spirited management of the women order with the same name in Klagenfurt, which has over 300 years long tradition. The easily understandable and inviting building offers a calm environment for relaxation and regeneration, where individuals with their physical and mental needs are the main focus.
The efficient cooperation of the numerous excellent special doctors allows optimal and quick diagnosis and treatments. The Elizabethan sisters and the best trained care personnel take their time in order to provide especially personalized and loving care. The amenities and the services of the hospital leave a lot of room for individuals and their everyday lives, which can be also used for a wide range of religious engagements.
GmbHowned by the Order of the Brothers of St. John of God Austria and the Convent of the Order of Saint Elisabeth Klagenfurt, managed by a chief executive officer, a commercial director, a medical director and a care director works primarily with local providers
- Mother Superior Sr. Consolata Hassler
- P. Provincial Joachim Mačejovský OH
- Mag. Michael Steiner, MAS - Chief executive officer
- Mag. Dr. Elke Haber, MBA - Commercial director
- Prim. Dr. Manfred Kuschnig - Medical director
- Dir. Christine Schaller-Maitz, MSc - Care director
AddressGeneral public hospital of the Order of Saint Elisabeth Klagenfurt GmbH
Völkermarkter Straße 15-19
9020 Klagenfurt a.W.
Tel: +43 (0) 463/5830-0
Fax: +43 (0) 463/5830-2060
The hospital was founded in 1710 and it has currently nearly 300 employees, including 19 sisters – partly in active occupation and partly in voluntary cooperation (retired).
Since April 2006 there is a comprehensive cooperation between the Order of the Brothers of St. John of God, the hospital in St. Veit/Glan and the hospital of the Order of Saint Elisabeth in Klagenfurt. The aim of the new alliance is to provide a permanent, valuable and high-quality medical and care services, as well as to enhance the stability of the Christian roots and traditions of the both of the houses.
Professional fields – 178 beds
- Internal medicine
- Acute geriatrics/Remobilisation
- General surgery
- Orthopaedics and orthopaedic surgery
- Centre for the musculoskeletal system
- Anesthesia and intensive care
Quality certificated according to proCum Cert incl. KTQ by the proCum Cert GmbH certificate company and the “Kooperation für Transparenz und Qualität im Gesundheitswesen” GmbH in November 2012.
Official teaching hospital of the medical university clinic Graz since March 2008.
Award for self-help friendly hospital, May 2011.