MHAT Hadji Dimitar - european quality


The hospital started its activity on 01.07.1992 by Order № RD 15-388 of 01.071992 of the Minister of Health of Bulgaria. Originally it developed outpatient activity. There are sixteen outpatient studies ate revealed in the Hospital: Orthopedic, Gynecology, Surgery, Neurology, Cardiology, Therapeutic, Pediatrics, ENT surgery, Eye surgery, Dermal, Dental Surgery.

In 1993 the Hospital was registered as a limited liability company. The activity was expanded by revealing two Wards - Surgical and Gynecological ward with 10 beds, into which any operational activities of small and medium surgery were executed. By December 1998 the Hospital was renting two floors of the building located on "Lions Fountain" № 2. In December 1998, Dr. Penko Penkov purchased and reconstructed a building located at Hadji Dimitar str. № 19.

By adopting the Low for the medical Institutions in 1999, "Private Hospital – Sliven” Ltd was re-registered as a „Specialized Hospital of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Oncology” Ltd with 10 stationed beds. In 1999 the Hospital has revealed "Diagnostic Consultation Center Sliven” Ltd which offers specialized wards of seventeen majors.

In 2000 "Group practice for primary care – Sliven” Ltd was revealed. It enrolled 25,000 patients served by GP doctors. At the end of November in 2000, "Labor and Health” Ltd by Occupational Health Service was revealed. It was dealing with working conditions in enterprises in the municipality of Sliven and beyond.

In 2002 Specialized Hospital for Active Treatment in Surgery – Sliven” Ltd was registered, it had 13 fixed beds. All hospitals were located on Hadji Dimitar str. № 19 up to 2007. In 2007 a new building on “Dimitar Pehlivanov" str № 5 has been built, in which all of the companies were placed. The above mentioned “Specialized Hospital of Obstetrics and Gynecology” Ltd and “Specialized Hospital for active surgery” Ltd currently are being reconstructed into Wards of the new structure of “Hadji Dimitar Hospital” Ltd "Diagnostic Medical Complex” of Sliven.

The manager of “Hadji Dimitar“ Hospital, Dr. Penko Minchev Penkov has graduated his medical education in the year of 1977 at the Medical Academy- medical department in the city of Plovdiv. In the year of 1983, he acquires qualification as a specialist in Neurology. In 2000 he acquires qualification in Health Management in the Military Medical Academy, city of Plovdiv.