The Citadelle Regional Hospital Center , or more simply CHR of the Citadel , is a Belgian public hospital located on the heights of the city of Liège in the district of Sainte-Walburge , on the site of the old Citadel destroyed after the Second World War. Public hospital in Liège , at the forefront of technology, C between H ospitalier R EGIONAL the CITADEL is a leading French hospitals. Thanks to its comprehensive care offer, it accompanies you throughout your life. The CHR of the Citadel is also one of the leading employers in the Liège region with some 3,530 employees and more than 420 doctors. Through our slogan "your health, our profession", we wish to support our primary aim, which is to ensure quality care, but also to strengthen the link between patients and healthcare staff. The patient is always placed at the center of the CHR's concerns, which defends the idea of hospitality, solidarity and mutual respect, while maintaining a high level of excellence and innovation.
Construction of the hospital began in 1974 and was completed in the 1980s. The 2 March 1989, The intercommunal "Center Hospitalier Régional de la CITADELLE" was created, the latter buys from the CPAS all the land, buildings, furniture and equipment of the new hospital. Architect Henri Montois. The 1st January 1998, The establishment merges with the hospitals Sainte-Rosalie and Château Rouge, which had already merged in 1987. The CHR, with more than a thousand beds, then became the most important hospital in the French Community.
The 1st January 1999, The CHR takes over the management of the Functional Rehabilitation Center for Infants Cerebral Motors of Liège (CIMC). Construction of a crèche in 2009 by the architect H. Garcia. In 2011, the new unit of neonatology was inaugurated by the architect V. Evrard.
The CHR of the Citadel is a public hospital. It has public health missions and also a public employment policy. The CHR is open to its environment, its city and its neighborhood. Over 80% of our staff lives in the Greater Liège. The CHR promotes the employment of the youngest and contributes to the increase in the level of competence of the less qualified. It participate in several integration programs or vocational training in collaboration with CPAS, Forem, training centers and organizations for social and professional integration. It also have an active collaborative practice with schools of different levels and different orientations ranging from vocational training to university level.
Liège Hospital, at the cutting edge of technology, the Center Hospitalier Régional de la Citadelle is one of the largest French-speaking hospitals. Thanks to its comprehensive care offer, it accompanies you throughout your life. The Citadelle Regional Hospital Center, located in Liège, is part of the network of 8 Health Promoting Hospitals (HPS) in the French Community of Belgium, thus forming part of the World Health Organization's HPH network.
The gynecology and obstetrics department of CHR de la Citadelle opened its doors in 1986. It represents the general implantation of the Department of Gynecology-Obstetrics and Reproductive Physiology of the University of Liège. There is close collaboration between the CHR of the Citadelle, the CHU and the University of Liège. The gynecology and obstetrics department is made up of a multidisciplinary team composed of the medical profession, the nursing body (midwives, nurses, nurses) and the paramedical (medico-social workers, physiotherapists, social workers). The service is coordinated by a specialist medical officer. He is assisted by two physicians, deputy heads of departments. The gynecology-obstetric department, In close collaboration with the neonatal service, emphasizes the quality of care through the care of pregnancy, the newborn and her family, through education and follow-up of parents, and by training staff.