Medical team

Vallée de l'Arve Medical Unit (UMVA)

UMVA is a human-size medical center, composed of a pluridisciplinary team of health professionals who care about their patients well-being.

Our specializations and the small size of our structure allow us to give particular attention to each of our patients to accompany and heal them efficiently and rapidly.

We also work together with the surrounding hospital centers and with the emergency help services (SAMU) to bring the best care for our patients.


Medical services

At UMVA, we take care of people who have had an accident at work or on the mountain, but also any emergency requiring consulting a specialist, if we have the right infrastructure and personnel.

Work accidents

We deal with and treat accidents that occured while at work or on the way to work.

Radiology services

We work together with the Medical Imaging Center and other infrastructures, allowing rapid diagnostics and complete care for our patients.

Mountain accidents

Together with hospital centers and SAMU, we take care of accidents that occured on the mountain.

All emergencies

For all medical emergencies and traumatology, go directly to the Cluses Clinic for first aid and to consult an emergency doctor.

Why use our services ?


Transportation: Based on the medical situation, the patient‘s transportation to UMVA may be taken care of.

Highly qualified physicians

A team of 5 specialized emergency doctors and 6 qualified nurses take care of medical and trauma emergency at UMVA

Emergency services 7 days a week

The emergency services at UMVA are open 7 days a week to take care of all emergencies and first aid.


Years of experience


Nurses trained for emergency medicine


Specialized emergency doctors


Care rooms

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