The american hospital is seeking to renew. The private school, located in Neuilly-sur-Seine (Hauts-de-Seine), in the suburbs of Paris, has seen a great part of his patients desert his rooms because of the closure of borders, due to the crisis of the sars coronavirus. As reported by our colleagues of Figaro, the patients coming from abroad are, in effect, 30 % of its customer base and 40 % of its revenues. To remedy, in particular to the operating loss in the amount of fifteen million euros, the structure will reduce its prices significantly until the end of the year 2020. "A decline of 20 %," said the national daily, professor Robert Sigal.
The objective of this discount is to "increase accessibility" to the care provided by the institution, and especially to break the reputation of "hospital of the rich" that surrounds it, " says professor Sigal. Many wealthy individuals are welcomed each year in this non-conventionné). As explained in The Point in 2015, it is also here that almost all the stars of sport, music, television, cinema, and the policy can go do it discreetly to heal it.
establishment mobilised during the crisis
Established in 1906 by bankers and bosses us to the intention of their fellow citizens without social security coverage, the structure remains "the only civilian hospital to be accredited outside the u.s. soil," says the Figaro, dr. Robert Sigal. At the highest level of the epidemic of Covid-19, the institution has mobilized like other clinics and private hospitals, welcoming more than 500 patients, of whom 150 are in the hospital. His abilities in resuscitation have also been multiplied by 2.5. Patients staying in the suites reserved for stars would otherwise not have had anything to pay.
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