From Monday, neurologist Csaba Óváry is the general director of the Bajcsy-Zsilinszky Hospital in Budapest.
In a statement sent to MTI on Monday, the medical institution quoted the new director-general, who emphasized that the hospital intends to further strengthen the relationship established with the population, as well as the close cooperation between outpatient and inpatient care, with the latest digital solutions.
Csaba Óváry obtained his medical degree at the Semmelweis University of Medicine in 1994, and in 2000 he passed the specialist exam in neurology. In 2008-2010 he was the medical director of the Kenessey Albert Hospital and Clinic in Balassagyarmat, in 2012-2014 he was the professional director of the National Institute of Neuroscience, then until 2018 he was the medical director of the National Institute of Clinical Neuroscience until 2018, and in 2018-2021 he was its chief director. He comes to the head of the Bajcsy-Zsilinszky Hospital from the chair of the general director of the Szent Kozma and Damján Rehabilitation Specialist Hospital and Spa in Visegrád, they wrote.
His areas of expertise include stroke epidemiology, stroke care organization, and healthcare management. Currently, he is the president of the Department of Neurology of the Health Professional Colleges and the vice-president of the Hungarian Stroke Society – reads the announcement.