Patient information

We have put together a few items of important information about your trip, accommodation, required documents and preliminary examinations for you on the following pages in order to help you get the best from the medical versatility and expertise that is available at the Katholische Klinikum Bochum, to make your stay and that of your relatives as pleasant as possible and to make it go as smoothly as possible. Please do not hesitate to get in touch with us directly if you have any further questions. We are always happy to help!

Markus Henke

International Office (English)


Olga Senger

International Office (Russian)


Medical Report

We require medical information (medical reports) that is as detailed as possible in order to enable us to assess the treatment options that may be provided by the Katholische Klinikum Bochum. These may be sent to us by fax, email or post. We will inform you about possible treatments on the basis of the information you provide. Please note that it is important that this information is up to date.

Costs for inpatient treatment

Should a stay at the hospital be required, the Katholische Klinikum Bochum will send you a cost estimate and inform you of the expected duration of the treatment based on the information you have provided. We would request you to transfer these costs to our account in advance should you decide to undergo treatment at our clinic. It will be possible to organize your admission as soon as the payment has been received.

Entry visa

We would also be happy to assist you with your entry formalities, e.g. with an appropriate letter of invitation.


You will find accommodation options located close to our hospitals here.

Translation services

If you are unable to communicate in German or English, we will also arrange the provision of translation services should you need to spend time in our hospital.