Group Florence Nightingale

Top Medical Specialties and Units

Transplantation Unit
Children and Heart Diseases Center
Cardiology – Adult Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Surgery
Genetic Diagnosis Laboratory
Interventional Radiology & Imaging Center
Istanbul Spine Center
IVF Center
Kidney Transplantation
Liver Transplantation
Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgeries Da Vinci Robotics
Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation
Neuro-Urology Center
Obesity Center
Oncology Center
Organ Transplantation Center
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Center
Radiology & Imaging Center
Neurological Sciences Center
Obstetrics And Gynecology Center
Perinatology (Risk Pregnancy) Center

Group Florence Nightingale

Group Florence Nightingale, based in Istanbul, Turkey, is a group of hospitals that offers patient-centered and specialized healthcare by integrating education, research and technology with clinical care.

Today, with 4 general hospitals, a medical center, a teaching hospital and clinical research center; Group Florence Nightingale is one of the largest and most reputed hospitals in Europe and the Middle East.

Group Florence Nightingale offers medical services with its over 900 patient beds, 41 operating rooms, 143 intensive care and 50 emergency beds, including its new hospital which started to serve in 2013 which is architecturally designed to be “a smart and green hospital”.

Florence Nightingale Hospitals was founded in 1989, under the body of Turkish Cardiology Foundation, as the first cardiovascular disease hospital in the region.

Being named after the world reknowned Englishwoman nurse Ms. Florence Nightingale who is the pioneer of nursing and modern hospital concept, Group Florence Nightingale Hospitals still carries on and continously improves what the “Lady with the Lamp” had started in patient care standards. (By the patient care and hygiene standards Ms. Florence Nightingale brought with her to the battlefield during the Crimean War, she saved thousands of lives and gained the nickname of “Lady with the Lamp”.)

Since 1960s, Florence Nightingale Nursing School graduates highly qualified nurses who serve patients not only in Turkey but in many other countries as well.

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International Sertifications

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Facts and Figures

  • Group Florence Nightingale founded in 1989, under the body of Turkish Cardiology Foundation, as the first cardiovascular disease hospital in the region
  • It has more than 24 years of medical background and experience
  • It has 4 general hospitals, 1 medical center, 1 university hospital and 1 clinical research centre
  • 4 general hospitals are providing “Centers of Excellence” in specialist medical fields
  • Group Florence Nightingale has JCI (Joint Commission International) and ISO accreditation certificates
  • Group Florence Nightingale has over 900 patient beds, 41 operating rooms, 143 intensive care and 50 emergency beds.
  • Its new hospital which started to serve in 2013 is architecturally designed to be “a smart and green hospital”
  • Being named after the world reknowned Englishwoman nurse Ms. Florence Nightingale who is the pioneer of nursing and modern hospital concept.
  • The only organ transplant center in the Middle East region, licensed to operate in five organ transplant areas
  • 30.000 patients treated every year
  • 41.000 Heart Surgeries every year
  • The lowest mortality rate in cardiology in Europe – 1,53% in 2010, and annual General Infection Definition of 1,53%)
  • 8 Vertebral & Scoliosis Surgeries per week
  • 105.000 Angiographies & Angioplasties
  • 7 Stem Cell Transplantation cases per month
  • 20.000 Orthopedic Surgeries
  • 300 Robotic Surgeries in Urology
  • 500 Liver Transplantations
  • 8.000 Angiographies a year
  • 2.000 invasive Cardiac interventions a year
  • 2.000 Heart Surgeries a year
  • 1st Stent Operation in the region (1991)
  • 1st Robotic Surgery Operation in the region (2004)
  • 1st Liver Transplantation in the region as a private hospital (2004)
  • 1st Stroke Center in the region as a private hospital (2005)
  • 1st Comprehensive Cancer Center in the region (2007)

Patient Services

  • Transportation services
  • Personal assistance service
  • Air and ground ambulance services
  • Insurance agency communications
  • Translations Services
  • Special food options
  • Helal Food

Supported Languages

  • English
  • Arabic
  • German
  • Russian
  • Romanian
  • Georgian

Locations of the hospitals

* All the information above is taken from the official web site of Group Florence Nightingale.