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TÜV Rheinland Group in Spain -Total Disabled Accessibility Certification

The Hospital Vinalopo Salud in Elche, the new Hospital of Ribera Salud Group in Valencia, is the first hospital from the medical sector experts to be certificated according to disabled accessibility standards. Total disabled accessibility at the hospital was certified by TÜV Rheinland, according to the UNE 17001-1:2007 Standard in order fulfil the Dalco Criteria. On the Medica Fair 2009, TÜV Rheinland Representatives have the pleasure to hand over the corresponding certificate to the managing director of the Hospital Group in presence of the Adecua consulting Group, which was in charge of the implementation of the Standard in the hospital.

TÜV Rheinland Spain offers a complete range of services adapted to the medical sector in accordance with internationally recognised standards or checklists specifically tailored for this area of activity.
TÜV STAR* Health
Values, assets, responsibility – TÜV Rheinland STAR* allows a closer look inside a company. STAR stands for Sustainability, Trustworthiness, Accountability, and Responsibility.
TÜV Rheinland STAR* is a rating service, which highlights all of a company’s central parameters, with the objective to evaluate and rate an organization’s performance in 9 Dimensions and summarizes this into an overall classification within the five-star rating system.
Energy Efficiency - Energy Efficiency Audit in Health centres
Energy Efficiency Audit in Health Centres is a check on the energy efficiency measures adopted to prevent the loss of energy in each floor, room and laboratory.
In Spain, it is important to check the measures taken in order to protect from sun effects - according to the requirements of each activity, floor.
Certification of Disabled Access facilities: Total Accessibility Certification
This certification demonstrates that hospitals and care centres are equipped with suitable facilities to give access to disabled persons according to the Occupational Health and Safety requirements.
This is a really important point for care centres to guarantee good “customer" service.