The War Veterans Military Hospital of Georgia, has operated since 1978 in a 3-floor building on Iamanidze street, Tbilisi. The hospital serves more than 70,000 veterans registered in the database of the State Department of War Veterans.
The building of the hospital is under the subordination of the National Agency of state property, Ministry of Economy. The licence to operate is issued by the Ministry of Healthcare, so the hospital is under the subordination of the Ministry of Healthcare.
The medical treatment for veterans was free until 2016 in the hospital.
The State Department of War Veterans allocated 800,000 gel annually from the budget for the clinic. The financial aid was provided on the basis of the state resolution of monthly performed services by the hospital. The resolution was not issued this year.
The medical treatment for veterans was free until 2016 in the hospital. The employees continue to work for free, and the patients often have to buy medication themselves. Doctors, hospital administration and patients unite in so called “headquarters” and they are requesting the continuation of financing War Veterans Military Hospital
The hospital offers a wide range of medical treatment to the patients. The range includes: polyclinical department, surgery, intensive care and general therapy. The hospital has 80 beds and admits more than 1,700 patients per year. Ambulatory admits around 12,000 patients per year.
The hospital counts more than 15,000 visitors.