24 hours 365 days - Emergency Department

From March 1, 2017, the Emergency Department of Hospital da Luz Setúbal will have a new schedule, to better respond to the needs of its clients:

  • 24 hours a day
  • 365 days a year


The Urgent Care Department at Hospital da Luz Setúbal offers a large range of clinical services including diagnostic and interventional resources in order to respond quickly and efficiently to unplanned or urgent medical situations, including the means for basic life support and emergency intervention.

The clinical staff in the Urgent Care Department consists of general and family medicine and internal medicine physicians, a dedicated nursing team and specialized technicians. Where appropriate, the physicians on duty in the Urgent Care Department may call for specialist physician intervention.

Rapid diagnostic decisions in the Urgent Care Department are supported by the onsite clinical laboratory and Imaging Center.

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