Health and research

The Spanish National Health System ranks high among the best ones in the world due to its great network of hospitals, Specialised and Primary Care centres. In its basis there is a solid system of research and innovation making possible the development of leading technology, medicines and treatments to tackle diseases such as malaria, HIV and Alzheimer.
Spain’s health professionals are top-rated, being highly required by the rest of the European countries due to their high qualifications and their ability to design management systems being an international reference model. This is the case of the Spanish Action Plan on Organ Donation and Transplantation, which serves as model for the rest of Member States upon recommendation of the European Union and the Council of Europe.

Biotech and pharma leaders

Spain ranks among the top countries in the fields of agrobiotechnology, biochemistry and molecular biology.

An innovative and high quality National Health Service

The Spanish National Health System ranks high among the best ones in the world due to its great network of hospitals.

Health and Research: Transplantation in Spain, an exemplary system

Spain has been leading the organ donation and transplantation field for almost a quarter of a century.