Our hospital has new
facilities that are available for new medical offices and
Ponce has a population of 220,000 people. Its citizens are
mainly Spanish speakers. It has a year long warm climate.
Ponce is well known for its Ponce Art Museum, its old
Firehouse, and prestigious academic institutions such as the
Catholic University, the Interamerican University as well as
Ponce School of Medicine and Health Science.
HESL has the following facilities and services:
Basic and Invasive Radiology Services
CT Scan, MRI
Cardiovascular Unit with state of the art technology
Critical Care Units: Pediatrics, Neonatal,
Cardiovascular and Multidisciplinary
Modern Emergency Room Facilities
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
The HESL has accredited Residency Programs in Transitional
Year, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine and Obstetrics &
Gynecology as well as an excellent Surgery service offered
by prestigious Surgeons in Ponce.
This provides the Transitional Year Residents with intensive
interaction with residents in other programs. It also serves
as one of the main clinical teaching consortium institutions
to students from the Ponce School of Medicine and Health