Albada Social and Health Center

Acute / Subacute Geriatric Unit

Geriatric Acute Unit (UGA)

Inpatient resource for the care of the frail / geriatric patient in an acute intercurrent process or for reversible decompensation of his main chronic illness.


Specific subunit within the UGA, which allows direct admission from primary care and outpatient devices, especially in well-diagnosed PCC / MACA patients and in the stage of exacerbation, but hemodynamically stable. Priority pathologies by the Government of Catalonia today: COPD, heart failure and surgical or infectious pathologies.