Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation

Head of Department: Zbyněk Fuksa, MD


Activities of the Department:

  • Provision of anaesthesia
  • Reanimation care for bed-ridden patients (8 multidisciplinary beds at the DAR )
  • Urgent reanimation within the hospital
  • Consulting services
  • Chronic pain treatment in the chronic pain outpatient unit
  • Educational activities (an accredited training centre in anaesthesia and intensive care medicine)
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation training provided to all employees of the Na Homolce Hospital
  • Hyperbaric oxygenotherapy

Educational activities

  • The Department is involved in teaching physicians - it is an accredited training facility for anaesthesiology, resuscitation and intensive care medicine.
  • Physicians of the Department provide training in cardiopulmonary resuscitation to all hospital employees.
  • They participate in workshops, congresses and training seminars (if practicable with regard to the operation of the Department) which are part of life-long learning: they participated in 9 events in the Czech Republic and 2 events abroad in 2017.
  • 2 physicians successfully passed the postgraduate certificate examination.
  • In particular, I. Vrba, MD has been actively involved in publication activities comprising a total of 11 publications and lectures, including in high-impact journals.