INKARD Ltd. Lp., a suburban hospital with outpatient clinics located within the Department of Cardiology and Internal Medicine in Puszczykowo Hospital in Wielkopolska region, near Poznań. INKARD mainly focuses on cardiologic studies, including interventional cardiology and electrophysiology. INKARD developed a strong cooperation with 10 rural hospitals in the area populated by 1 million inhabitants in a region of western Wielkopolska which facilitates in recruitment of patients.

INKARD – Department of Cardiology and Internal Medicine within Puszczykowo Hospital with 50 hospital beds’ facility and Outpatient Clinics possessing: Catheter Lab (angiography, PCI, pacemaker/AICD/CRT implantation), access to the local endoscopy & surgical center, Echocardiography Lab, Device (PM/AICD/CRT) Control Lab, Urodynamics, Ultrasounds’ Lab, Multiple/Serial ECGs Lab, access to the local Microbiology Laboratory, access to the local Clinical Laboratory, access to the local Radiology Dept. (RTG, CT, MRI), access to the local Pharmacy, Centrifuge, Refrigerated Centrifuge, Freezer (-2 to -8 centigrades),
Freezer (-70 C), Secure Drug Storage, Secure Record Retention,
Patient Recruitment Program facilities.

Scope of activities:
1 arterial hypertension – approx. 2500 patients per year (p.p.y),
2) stable/unstable angina – approx. 1500 p.p.y,
3) myocardial infarction – approx. 800 p.p.y,
4) heart failure – approx. 500 p.p.y,
5) atrial fibrillation – approx. 600 p.p.y,
6) sick sinus syndrome – approx. 100 p.p.y,
7) diabetes – approx. 700 p.p.y,
8) hyperlipidemia – approx. 2000 p.p.y,
9) COPD – approx. 100 p.p.y,
10) chronic renal failure – approx. 100 p.p.y,
11) pneumonia – approx. 120 p.p.y,
12) pulmonary embolism – approx. 50 p.p.y,
13) diverticulosis – approx. 70 p.p.y.

INKARD – over 30 specialists, including: cardiologists (15), anesthesiologists (2), internists (5), nurses (5), X-ray technicians (5).