HEALTHCARE IN BLACE
Health Center Blace was established on May, 15th 1953. The total area of the institution is
1.350m² on a plot of 87.73 acres. The Health Center includes also Medical station in
Barbatovac, Ambulances in villages Međuhana, Draguša and Grgure. It provides primary health
car services to the population of the municipality of Blace, where, according to the 2011
census, live 11,686 inhabitants.
Medical services are:
Health care service for the adult population and workers (with home treatment and medical
care, emergency medical assistance and medical transportation, pharmaceutical health
activity and polyvalent nurses)
• Specialized Consultative Service,
• Health care service for children and women,
• Department of dental health care,
• Medical Support Services: Service for laboratory, x-ray, ultrasound and other diagnostics.
Non-medical services within the health institutions are: Department for legal, economic and
financial, technical and other similar tasks.
Total number of employees at the Health Centre Blace is 101, of which 77 belong to the
medical staff and 24 to non-medical personnel. On the basis of the percentage presence of
the score obtained in the process of accreditation, the director of the agency for
accreditation on the basis of Article 18 of the Regulations on the accreditation of health
facilities made the decision to issue the certificate of accreditation to the Health Centre
Blace for a period of three years. The goals of accreditation are raising the quality and safety
of provided services of health care and standardizing of procedures. Rational use of resources
(human and financial), rational diagnostics using modern technology and new information
constantly educating employees will greatly facilitate and increase work efficiency in order to
reduce morbidity by placing emphasis on preventive and targeted examinations for early
detection of malignant diseases, development of awareness about the importance of
prevention and early detection of disease.
Health Center is a successful carrier of work on improving the quality and efficiency of
primary health care services, while respecting the equality in the right on health of all
citizens of the municipality of Blace. Our principle is to provide diagnostic and results for the
user in a single day.
Health Center Blace will become a major player in the health care system of Toplica region
and in collaboration with partners will contribute to the continued preservation and
improvement of the health of its population. In our institution, users will acquire the
knowledge and skills of healthy lifestyles, preservation and improvement of their health and
the health of the community. Professional staff and new medical achievements in the
diagnosis, treatment and nursing care will be equally accessible to all our citizens.