Five medical wards with a total capacity of 230 beds and one Intensive Care Unit, cover our patients need for 24-hour medical and nursing care.
Seven state-of-the-art vehicles – three ambulances and four white taxis – fully equipped and manned by highly trained paramedics, are available to all our outpatients and inpatients for transport to and from the center.
The transfer of ANAGENNISI’s patients from clinics and hospitals within the Prefecture of Thessaloniki, emergency ambulance services, as well as the transport of patients in need of dialysis to and from Thessaloniki Nephrology Clinic, are free of charge.
Please, contact the reception desk and we will take care of your transportation needs.
You are on the website of the ANAGENNISI Recovery & Rehabilitation Center of Thessaloniki. You seek for services that will help you regain your strength postoperatively or while suffering from a chronic condition. We are ready to welcome you to our facilities for inpatient or outpatient day care treatment
Upon your arrival here, the head nurse will accompany you and guide you to your room. This is the person who will help you get acquainted with the premises and the infrastructure of the center.
No matter how long your stay at the ANAGENNISI center is, from a few hours’ treatment to a extended period of time for effective rehabilitation, our staff will be by your side.
You can ask for any information that may facilitate your stay and your treatment.
Required documentation for admission through an insurance fund
At the Admission Office of the center the caregiver will be requested to provide all the documents required for the admission of the patient to the ANAGENNISI Center. In case the admission is through public insurance, the following documents need to be submitted:
Electronic Referral signed and stamped by the attending physician, the Medical Director of the Hospital or the Private Clinic.
The hospital discharge summary with reference to the GR-DRG used for the treatment, as well as the ICD10 of the main health condition and the concomitant diseases.
EOPYY (Greek National Organisation for the Provision of Healthcare Services) authorization on the request for inpatient rehabilitation.
A doctor’s note
ID card or passport
Medical records must also be submitted regardless of the patient’s admission through public or private insurance. Medical records may include: X-rays, ultrasound, magnetic resonance imaging, electrocardiograms, medical diagnoses, results of blood and other tests, history of surgery, history of medication. The more up-to-date, regular and detailed the medical record provided, the easier, faster and safer it will be to plan the rehabilitation program
Protection of personal and medical data: All the information supplied constitute sensitive data under European Union and Greek legislation and is treated as secret and confidential by all members of our staff.
Medication is the list of prescribed drugs drugs you take, following your doctor’s instructions in order to treat a medical condition. We share the same objective at the ANAGENNISI center. At the Reception Desk of the center, the caregiver must submit the medical report, which includes your medication and is delivered upon your discharge from the hospital or clinic where you were treated.
In case you choose the medicines prescribed by your treating physician, instead of the generic medicines provided for by the legislation in force and administered by the ANAGENNISI center, it is necessary to provide them upon your arrival at the center.
Medication is modified according to the progress of the recovery of each patient.
Personal items to bring with you
For your own comfort
Inside the room, store essential items that you do not use all the time, such as eyeglasses, hearing aids, artificial dentures, etc. in your bedside drawer. If you have an artificial denture, but not a storage case for it, ask the head nurse to provide you with one, upon your arrival.
The ANAGENNISI center has individual lockers for valuables in each treatment room, however we suggest you leave your valuables at home. We have no responsibility for any loss of personal items from the room or the premises of the center.
Hospitality at the ANAGENNISI center
Get to know the facilities of your room
At the ANAGENNISI Rehabilitation & Recovery Center there are single, double and triple inpatient treatment wards. Bed sheets and towels are changed daily or as many times as needed during the day.
All rooms have:
Once you are in your room, we suggest that you get acquainted with and make use of the room amenities and the possibilities of your bed, the individual lighting control system and the call system, which is on the bed console next to you.
The toilet is spacious, specially designed to serve people with mobility issues and its use is exclusively for patients staying in the room and not for the caregivers.
Internet access is free. Request for your personal internet password from the head of the nursing service.
Please, let us know of any omissions.During your hospitalisation, do not hesitate to report any malfunctions in the premises or the equipment of your room, so that the ANAGENNISI technical support department can take care of its repair.
We encourage you to have friends and relatives visit you only during visiting hours, as this is best for your recovery and the smooth operation of the center. It is crucial at this stage to prioritize your program. Rehabilitation is a personal healing journey in which all of your family and friends can participate, following the rules of your own journey. Visiting hours
Visitors and accompanying persons are requested to leave the room during doctor’s visits, nursing procedures and treatment sessions. If they wish, they can stay in the waiting rooms of the center.
Monday to Sunday
The days and hours of the visit also apply to the ICU with a maximum stay of 15 minutes.
The stay of caregivers beyond the visiting hours is not allowed unless there’s a special approval given by the management of the nursing service and only for the single-bed rooms.
If you wish to limit visits and incoming calls to your room, please, notify the head nurse.
A personalized therapeutic solution
just for you
The Interdisciplinary Rehabilitation Team managed by the Rehabilitation doctors, designs and implements the program that you will follow with your active participation, but also with the participation of all members of the team.
The Interdisciplinary Rehabilitation Team
The Interdisciplinary Rehabilitation Team is responsible for designing and implementing your recovery program. All therapeutic specialties participate in the Interdisciplinary Rehabilitation Team: physiotherapist, speech therapist, occupational therapist, rehabilitation nurse, psychologist, neuropsychologist, social worker. The chief physician and coordinator is the Physiatrist, doctor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
Evaluation and progress every week
The rehabilitation program is regularly reviewed and updated by the Rehabilitation Team and is the basis for regular communication between team members regarding your progress during your stay.
Various scales are used to evaluate both your general and specific functionality and the course of your recovery. The choice of assessment measures will depend on the phase and the objectives of the rehabilitation process, as well as on your functional capacity.
Throughout the rehabilitation program, the Physiatrist is responsible for updating all members of the Medical Team and your family.
Within the first 24 hours
from your admission
Immediately after you get settled into your room, the Head Nurse proceeds to check for any injuries, ulcers or skin lesions, records your vital signs and informs the doctor on call regarding your condition.
The doctor on call obtains a full medical history from the caregiver and performs an electrocardiogram. An immediate speech therapy assessment follows to determine an appropriate diet.
The patient is evaluated and assessed by the physiatrist, the physiotherapist, the occupational therapist, the psychologist and gradually by all the other members of the Interdisciplinary rehabilitation team, in order for one’s personalized rehab program to be designed.
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Medical surveillance and updating
Throughout your stay at the ANAGENNISI Recovery & Rehabilitation Center of Thessaloniki, the medical team monitors the progress of your health. Your relatives are updated daily (from Monday to Friday, except Tuesday, between 13:00 – 14:00 and by phone, upon request, after 14:00.
For any additional need for specialized medical-diagnostic tests (CT scan, MRI, echocardiogram, etc.) that may come up, we keep you and your relatives informed and we perform them, in public or private primary healthcare clinics, with your consent.