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St. Anna Hospital Herne

Herne, Germany

According to the famous Focus magazine, the St. Anna Hospital Herne ranks among the best medical facilities in North Rhine-Westphalia! 

The hospital first opened its doors to patients on September 27, 1901, and therefore it is rightfully proud of its long history and successful treatment results. Initially, the hospital had only 40 beds, and today it offers 380 beds for the accommodation of inpatients. The patients benefit from perfectly equipped diagnostic rooms, operating rooms and treatment rooms, in which therapeutic procedures and surgical interventions of any severity are performed.

The hospital has over 1,400 employees. The doctors of the medical facility annually admit about 32,100 inpatients, and more than 56,300 outpatients receive high-quality medical care. The specialists provide services to patients from their region and other federal states of Germany, as well as to patients from other countries of the world. The medical team of the hospital strives to provide each patient with optimal treatment in the most comfortable conditions and in a friendly environment.

The hospital specializes in the following medical fields: orthopedics and traumatology, general and abdominal surgery, internal medicine, gastroenterology, oncology, gynecology, obstetrics and mammology. Each of the medical directions is represented by a specially trained team of doctors who possess deep knowledge and rich clinical experience in their area of specialization. It should be noted that the Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology is one of the largest and best in the whole of Germany. Other departments of the hospital also demonstrate excellent results, which are confirmed by various quality certificates, including certificates of the German Cancer Society, the German Hernia Society, and the German Spine Society.

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Patients rooms

The patients of the St. Anna Hospital Herne are offered accommodation in single rooms and rooms designed for several people. All rooms are bright, have a modern design and all the necessary amenities. The furnishings of the standard patient room include an automatically adjustable bed, a bedside table with a locker, a wardrobe, a table and chairs, a TV, and a telephone. Each patient room has an ensuite bathroom with shower and toilet.

Patients can also choose to stay in enhanced comfort rooms. These rooms provide patients with a comfortable bed, a refrigerator, a safe and a TV with a DVD player. If desired, one can also connect to Wi-Fi. The patient can also independently adjust the brightness of the lighting in the patient room. In addition, the enhanced comfort room has a glazed balcony with a seating area.

Meals and Menus

The patients of the hospital are offered tasty and healthy three meals a day. The patients have a choice of buffet meals for breakfast and dinner, and there is a choice of several set menus for lunch. Patients are offered tea, coffee, mineral water and juices at any time.

If for some reason you do not eat all foods, you will be offered an individual menu. Please inform the medical staff about your food preferences prior to treatment.

Further details

Standard rooms include:



You can listen to 4 radio programs and watch 30 television programs through the headphones at the patient's bed.


Religious services are available upon request.

Accompanying person

Your accompanying person may stay with you in your patient room or at the hotel of your choice during the inpatient program.


You may stay at the hotel of your choice during the outpatient program. Our managers will support you for selecting the best option.


Herne is a German city located in the Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia. Previously, the city was an important German mining center, and today it is known for its logistics business, mechanical engineering and chemical enterprises. At the same time, the city of Herne offers its guests many interesting sights, museums, beautiful park areas and other opportunities for a pleasant pastime.

The symbol of the city is the Struenkede Castle, which is a medieval fortress surrounded by a moat and a pond. The first mentions of the castle complex date back to 1243 – since then, the castle building served as an aristocratic residence, military hospital and police headquarters. Today, the castle complex is an architectural monument of the city, and there is also a part of the exposition of the famous Emschertal Museum dedicated to the history of the city, the castle and the Struenkede family. Herne also has an interesting Archeology Museum.

Tourists are also attracted by the City Hall building, the Holy Cross Church, the parish St. Bonifatius Church and other buildings. In addition, Herne has many beautiful parks, the most popular of which are Gysenberg Park and Eickel Park. One can not only walk in the parks, enjoying the beautiful green spaces, but also play bowling, mini golf, visit the ice rink and have a snack in cozy cafes.

Herne regularly hosts various cultural events. The Cranger Kirmes Festival is considered the largest folk festival. At this time, music plays, as well as carousels, shops with a huge variety of food and drinks are set up in the city, which creates a wonderful festive atmosphere.