Institutional Information --- Environment of the Hospital
Nagaoka Red Cross Hospital is situated in the west shore of the River Shinano, the longest river in Japan, in Nagaoka City.
From the windows of the Hospital, a great view of Higashiyama Mountains, Nishiyama Mountains, and Echigo Mountains can be obtained.
The hospital has a pleasant environment surrounded by "Senshugahara Plain", where we can enjoy a beautiful scenery of trees, plants, and their blossoms all through the four seasons.
Close to the hospital, there are many cultural and educational institutes including Niigata Museum of Modern Art, Hive Nagaoka (a convention hall), and Nagaoka Institute of Design, and their is why this area is called "the Cultural Center of the International City of Nagaoka."
Location and Correspondence
Nagaoka Red Cross Hospital
Address : Senshu-2 297-1, Nagaoka-shi, Niigata-ken, Japan
Postal code : 940-2085
Phone : 081-258-28-3600
Fax : 081-258-28-9000
Outpatient Clinic Reception Time
From 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM
(The automatic reception machines works 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM)
* The hospital is open to the EMERGENT patient for 24 hours.
Outpatient Clinic is closed on :
Sundays, National Holidays, Saturdays of the month
December 29 to January 3, May 1 (The Foundation Memorial Day)
Medical Service Departments
Internal medicine, Respiratory Medicine, Cardiology
Gastro-enterology, Nephrology, Rheumatology
Psychiatry, Neurology, Pediatrics
General Surgery, orthopedic Surgery, Plastic Surgery
Neurosurgery, Cardiovascular Surgery, General Thoracic Surgery
Pediatric Surgery, Dermatology, Urology, Obstetrics, Gynecology
Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Radiology, Anesthesiology
Dental Clinic and Oral Surgery, Rehabilitation Clinics
Specialized Medical Care Unit
Chemotherapy Unit (including Bio-clean Rooms)
Perinatal Care Center
NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit)
M・FICU (Maternal-Fetal Intensive Care Unit)
Kidney Transplant Unit
Life Support and Emergency Center
Intensive Care Unit
Coronary Care Unit
Respiratory Care Unit
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Unit
Burn Care Unit
Medical Center for Disaster Relief
Health Maintenance Management Center
Medico-social Consultation Room
Designated Hospital for the Donor Organ Procurement
Nagaoka Red Cross School of Nursing
Affiliated with the hospital, Nagaoka Red Cross School of Nursing is established for the education and training of nursing students.
Based on the Red Cross Strategy of Humanity, the nursing education has been carried on with the individualistic instructing system.
Brief History of Nagaoka Red Cross Hospital
|1931, May||Japanese Red Cross Society started the management of Nagaoka Hospital (founded in 1873).||100 beds|
|1934, October||The new hospital building was constructed at Nisseki-cho, Nagaoka City.||160 beds|
|1958, June||The extension of the hospital building was performed.||314 beds|
|1969, July||Traffic Emergency Center, and Neurosurgery Department were instituted.||442 beds|
|1979, November||Emergency Medical Center, and a new annex building were constructed.||668 beds|
|1983, April||Life Support and Emergency Center was constructed and was affiliated to the hospital.||(30 beds)|
|1996, November||Niigata Prefectural Government designated the hospital as a Medical Center for Disaster Relief.|
|1997, August||The new hospital building and nursing school were constructed in the present location.||751 beds|