Affinity, Fidelity, Idea
These are the three pillars of the 30-year work of Affidea, which elevated the company to become the largest diagnostic imaging service provider in Hungary, as well as a dominant player in the Hungarian private and corporate health market.
The company was orginally established is still headquartered in Hungary. The name of the company name carries the key values which represent the company’s vision, and also shape the international corporate group that goes by the name Affidea. Today, Affidea is not only the market-leader private health care provider in Hungary, but also in Europe: performing 14 million imaging examinations annually, our group provides health care services for over 7 million patients in 280 health centres in 16 countries. We are working with more than 9,000 professionals, 3,000 of whom are physicians.
Since its foundation is 1991, our company strives to provide access to the latest diagnostic imaging solutions for the widest possible range of patients. Opening a new chapter in medical imaging in Hungary, our first centre was opened in a former MÁV Hospital (Hungarian State Railways Hospital) in Budapest, under the name of International Medical Centre (IMC).
Since the very start, we have been at the forefront of performing MRI and CT examinations, and in the past decades, we have successfully kept pace with medical technology development, so that – in line with our principles – Affidea may continue to offer the most advanced medical procedures for our clients.
The foundation upon which Affidea has been built is trust. Both doctors and patients know that we strive to provide the best standard of care, delivered by the best professionals with thev most modern technologies. Patients trust and rely on doctors. Doctors trust and rely on us.
What’s Affidea’s secret to transforming the standards of healthcare service provision?
Our people. Healthcare professionals that know what they are doing and care about what they do. They make us who we are today. And who we want to be tomorrow.
Technology has done more for health today than it has ever done
and will do even more in the future. Affidea is committed to
operating a best in class medical equipment base and maintain
it’s long standing relations with major equipment producers to
ensure our patients will always have access to the latest, most
innovative and effective technology.
Affidea has an extensive network of international affiliations with the
world’s top medical institutions to ensure that our doctors always have immediate access to the latest medical knowledge, clinical guidelines and medical procedures in all Affidea medical centres in order to ensure the highest quality diagnostics and cancer treatment.
We implement the highest standards and procedures to ensure safety. Affidea is committed to becoming the first European diagnostic provider to shape a new paradigm in patient safety by introducing a company wide Dose Excellence Programme ensuring the right balance between dose and image quality.
We develop and exchange best practice. Patients deserve to know what we do, how we do it and why we do it. The continuous improvement of all Affidea care delivery
processes is achieved by capitalising on the company’s extensive experience in 14 European countries and an organised effort to share best practice to improve patient safety and patient experience.
We know that hospitality is important. We care about how you feel and want to make each visit to an Affidea centre as comfortable as we can. An exceptional patient experience is ensured by delivering a personalised service in modern and comfortable service settings where you feel safe and confident that you are receiving the highest quality medical care.
In Hungary, we provide our patients seeking private, public or company health services with 28 years of experience, outstanding expertise, state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment, and modern services. Over 1 million examinations are performed annually in 11 centres countrywide, with radiology and isotope diagnostics in Budapest and also in Győr.
2018 marked a new era in the history of Affidea: through the acquisition of Főnix-Med – as an addition to our existing wide portfolio of diagnostic imaging examinations –, we now provide specialist outpatient service for our clients in almost 30 medical specialist fields, providing occupational and company health services in almost 100 facilities.