Barcelona Children's Hospital Sant Joan de Déu
Sant Joan de Déu-Barcelona Children’s Hospital is one of the world's foremost paediatric and maternity hospitals. Founded over 130 years ago, the hospital is one of the oldest paediatric centres in Europe and, due to its high levels of specialisation, volume of activity and the leadership of its renowned healthcare professionals, also one of the most important.
The hospital treats the most complex cases in all the paediatric specialities, both medical and surgical, and the following figures attest to the scale of the services provided: more than 4,200 babies delivered every year and over 25,000 admissions, with more than 100,000 children seen each year in the A&E Department alone. Patients receive holistic care based on the development and use of the latest scientific advances while at the same time care with a human touch is provided, with support for children and families. According to all the quality and outcome indicators, Sant Joan de Déu Hospital occupies a leading position internationally in various specialties.