Ward 6A Pulmonary Diseases and Cardiology

Visiting address
​Meilahti Triangle Hospital, 6th floor
Haartmaninkatu 4, building 3, Helsinki
 
Mailing address
P.O. Box 372, 00029 HUS
 
Contact information 
Office: 09 471 77560 
Fax: 09 471 74481

Interactive map of Meilahti area, with a guide of the interior of Meilahti Triangle Hospital
 
Visiting hours: 1.00 p.m. to 7.00 p.m.
 
Please note that flowers are not allowed in the ward. 
  
Ward 6A (pulmonary diseases and cardiology) is located at Meilahti Triangle Hospital. It is a 31-bed inpatient ward, and is part of the Heart and Lung Center. Patients in the ward mainly come from the HUS area, but the ward also bears a national
responsibility for lung transplant patients.

The ward treats patients suffering from a range of pulmonary diseases, including pulmonary arterial hypertension, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, pneumonia, pulmonary fibrosis, and lung cancer.

The ward works in close collaboration with other units of the Heart and Lung Center on diseases of the pleura and treatment of cardiological patients, among other things. The Cardiology Ward mainly treats patients coming in for examinations. The average length of stay at the ward is about five days.