Vision: “Provide innovative and high quality care for all patients”
Mission: To improve the health of patients through the development of modern and effective models of care based on education, innovation and research
Mount Lebanon Hospital – University Medical Center was founded in 1995 by Mikhael Gharios. In response to a growing regional need, his ambition was to lead and deliver excellence in the healthcare sector. True to his vision today, with the international recognition awarded by the most prestigious American accrediting body The Joint Commission International, MLH UMC is now one of the leading health care organizations and has become a reference in the Middle East.
Mount Lebanon Hospital – University Medical Center is a 250-bed hospital, and accounts for more than 650 employees selected based on merit and achievements. It provides a wide range of clinical services with a varied pool of the best clinical caregivers.
As a pioneer in the region it safeguards the acquirement of latest medical technologies, with patient care and comfort in mind. As such it was the first to introduce the PET CT in the Middle East, thus utilizing state of the art technology to offer the most precise diagnostic and preventive tool for patients.
As a leader in Oncology services, MLH UMC brings together the best specialized physicians in the world known for their extensive expertise and distinctions from renowned world cancer institutes with the newest diagnostic tools, treatment platforms and surgical services in addition to individualized psychological support for both patient and his family, to provide and facilitate the access to a complete treatment plan for patients.
Throughout the years MLH UMC has widened its services to include Critical Care Units, from well-designed, state of the art Emergency Unit, Neonatal Intensive Care, Cardiac Surgery, and Cardiac Electrophysiology Laboratory, all of which are professionally and technologically equipped to respond and attend to all life threatening situations.
To ensure compliance, ease of follow up and psychological support for chronic patients MLH UMC has added to its medical spectrum a broad range of specialized units in various fields such as a Psychiatry Unit, Fertility, Renal Dialysis, Otolaryngology, Ophtalmology, Diabetes and Epilepsy.
As a high level academic center, MLH UMC collaborates with top universities such as the Lebanese University and the Lebanese American University to mold future generation of distinguished physicians. With that commitment at heart it also provides graduate programs through its own School of Nursing to respond to an increasing shortage of Nurses to better serve our community.
A 200 seat Conference Room, elegantly furnished and equipped with top of the line computerized audio-visuals, is utilized for medical seminars, in-house trainings, educational sessions, general assemblies and even entertainment events.
In addition to all its services MLH UMC ensures that’s its architecture is carefully designed to serve both comfort and ecological purposes: two buildings of eleven levels house elegantly designed rooms, in a 30,000 sqm surface area, offering a truly human feel with the simplicity of the overall space organization. The use of artificial lights is limited to a strict minimum and uses automated LED technologies; large skylights provide daytime illumination to many clinical units. The lobbies are wide and spacious with indoor patios; available parking facilities with a cafeteria and an ATM are at the disposal of visitors.
Mount Lebanon Hospital – University Medical Center is honored of the trust awarded by its patients and pledges to remain “Committed to Excellence in Healthcare”.