Dr. Juan A. López Corvaláhas been chosen as proctor for the past 10 years by ALLERGAN (INAMED Health) (Lap Band manufacturer,) in charge of teaching and assisting American (US) surgeons training in the Gastric Lap Band procedure.
JCI is the international division of Joint Commission Resources, a non-profit organization that creates standards and resources for hospitals to improve their quality of care and patient safety. It is a part of the World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centre, a collaborative initiative with WHO that is committed to finding patient safety solutions.
“JCI accreditation of Hospital Angeles network of hospitals is an important step for our Angeles Health International Medical Travel program,” says Paulo Yberri, the Director of Angeles Health in Tijuana. “In the past three and a half years, Angeles Hospitals have worked with more than 6,000 medial travelers from the US, Canada, and Europe.”
“JCI Accreditation will add to the reassurance factor so important to the medical travel process,” notes the hospital director.
Established in January 2006, Angeles Health prides itself on the highest principles of medical care and patient hospitality. We offer high quality of care and a warm, welcoming, and secure healthcare environment for patients and their families. Just 20 minutes’ drive from San Diego, in a modern, attractive commercial district with nearby amenities, Angeles Health has a cinema with English language movies, and a range of excellent eateries to choose from, including popular American favorites.
We offer medical care with the most modern equipment, state-of-the art operating rooms and testing services across all medical fields. This means we attract top medical talent from around the world. All patient rooms at Angeles Health are private with their own bathrooms, a flat screen television and added sleeping options for visitors. Patient feature private entryway and dining/conversation area.