Medicine and long-term hospitalization departments at Villa Laura work in collaboration with many hospitals in Bologna, in particular with S. ORsola University Hospital, from which many patients are sent.

The departments, led by MD. Luca Arfilli, in collaboration with MD. Michele Balletta and MD. Luigi Zanardi, handle major medical conditions in the different hospital stages, acute and sucute. The unit provides treatment mainly for cardiovascular, gastroenterological and neurological problems, with particular attention to degenerative conditions.
The unit provides support in the treatment of patients affected by multiple comorbidities, as well as cardiac, respiratory and septic conditions.

Doctor and physicians are particularly aware of fragility problems in elderly patiens and take particular care in implementing protected discharge programmes.