Patient safety in focus as Karolinska takes the next step in the improvement program
Karolinska University Hospital has now begun the improvement program that is a result of Kjell Asplund’s external investigation of three trachea operations performed at Karolinska ...
Gleaming eco-label for the new hospital building in Solna
Karolinska’s new hospital building in Solna has earned the LEED Gold environmental certification in the new construction category. This is thanks to intensive work to minimize ...
New, world-class operating rooms
The new hospital building in Solna has 35 operating rooms. Several of them are being used right now. With help from the latest technology, Karolinska is now obtaining an entirely ...
Talking robot trucks named by a jury of children
Blixten, Tyrbot, Hjälpa and Karolinus are some of the names of the robot trucks in the new hospital building in Solna. The new technical building on the hospital campus welcomed ...
Solar cells an environmental boost for Karolinska Huddinge
On the roofs of the hospital buildings of Karolinska Huddinge, 5,000 square meters of solar cell panels are being installed. They will provide electricity equivalent to the ...
Urgent daytime care for children with cancer
Now it is becoming easier for children with cancer to quickly get care without going through the emergency ward. A new urgent daytime care unit at the Astrid Lindgren Children’s ...
Childhood Cancer App for Children and Relatives
Getting the right information is vital for families with children under the care of the Pediatric Oncology unit. The development from a traditional information binder to an ...
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 ...