Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza

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Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza

Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza (Home for Relief of the Suffering) is a private hospital in San Giovanni Rotondo, founded by Saint Pio of Pietrelcina.

Inaugurated 5 May 1956, the hospital has adopted modern technologies and is considered one of the most efficient in Italy and Europe. It is known for its exceptional hygiene. The building is situated in the highest part of the city.

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Coordinates: 41°42′32″N 15°42′26″E / 41.708863°N 15.707296°E / 41.708863; 15.707296