Karolinska University Hospital comment on the release of the external inquiry into Karolinska Institutet
On September 5 2016, the investigator Sten Heckscher presented the external investigation for Karolinska Institutet on the series of events since Paolo Macchiarini was recruited.
Karolinska University Hospital's management comment Kjell Asplund investigation: "An exceptional and unacceptable series of events".
On August 31 2016, Kjell Asplund presented the external investigation concerning the circumstances around which three patients underwent windpipe surgery, led by Paolo Macchiarini ...
Patient’s New Healthcare Journey
Karolinska University Hospital is building a completely new organization based on the patient’s journey through the healthcare system. Greater focus is also being placed on patient ...
New Thematic Organization
Karolinska University Hospital is transitioning to a whole new operational model. The new thematic organization consists of themes and functions, and is based on the patient’s ...
Value-based care improves the quality of care for the very youngest
The care of prematurely born babies at Karolinska University Hospital has been improved by the introduction of value-based care. Survival has increased, there are fewer ...
First hospital construction phase complete – now it’s time to safely move in patients
Stockholm County Council and Karolinska University Hospital have received the key to the first section of the new university hospital in Solna. Intensive work to outfit and move in ...
Quest for the Truth
Myocardial infarction (heart attack) is one of the leading causes of death in Sweden. Nevertheless, treatment can vary between countries and hospitals. However, we will soon know ...
A Clinical Pioneer
Yvonne Wengström is the first nurse at Karolinska – and probably in the whole of Sweden – to receive a professorship interspersed with clinical work. Yvonne Wengström has been ...
Major Initiative in Outpatient Surgery
Beginning this year, Karolinska University Hospital will increase the number of outpatient surgery cases in all of its units. The goal is for 50 percent of all operations to be ...
At Home with Telemedicine
A video visit from home instead of a physical visit. Specialists supporting other specialists. Rounds conducted remotely. There are many good initiatives for the use of ...