Over 60 years as a reference centre
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The largest hospital
of Catalonia

Vall d'Hebron University Hospital is the largest hospital complex in Catalonia and one of the most important in Spain. Care, research, teaching and innovation at the service of the patients of today and tomorrow. More than 60 years of experience at the front line of clinical care, proof of our status as a centre of reference in Spain and beyond.

Three specialist hospitals working together

Vall d’Hebron University Hospital is made up of: the General Hospital, the Maternity and Children's Hospital and the Traumatology, Rehabilitation and Burns Hospital. We are at the forefront of technology and science to make sure our patients benefit from the most advanced specialist knowledge.
About us

Our model is one of constant improvement

We offer highly complex healthcare through our public, teaching and community hospital. At our facilities we also work on research, teaching and innovation. This makes us a leading hospital, both in Spain and abroad.
Model

Testimonis de la nostra forma de fer

More than 600 professionals involved in organisation and participation

Vall d'Hebron University Hospital encourages the involvement of its professionals in mechanisms of internal and external participation. More than 600 workers on the health park, 20% of our staff, have a voice and a vote in decisions that affect the day-to-day running of the hospital.
Organisation and participation

We are part of 10 European reference networks (ERN)

We are members of 10 European Reference Networks (ERN) in rare diseases. In addition, we have 26 CSUR (Centres, Services and Units of Reference in the Spanish National Health System) accreditations as a reference hospital. This recognition guarantees the quality, safety and efficiency in the type of high-complexity healthcare that defines us.
Certifications and accreditations

Figures

Get to know the structure and yearly activity of the Vall d'Hebron University Hospital through the most relevant indicators. The figures will give you an idea of the dimensions, scope and impact of our hospital complex.

TESTING

Explore the Vall d’Hebron 
Barcelona Hospital Campus

Discover the new interactive map: buildings, entrances, where to find professionals or services. You can activate and deactivate elements in the key to see those that interest you.
Check the interactive map

We have more than 60 years 
of experience

Our history is the history of the Catalan public healthcare system. Find out more about the origins and evolution of our pioneering centre with more than 60 years of history, as well as the surgical interventions that have placed the hospital on the map.
History

The hospital is the cornerstone of the 
Vall d'Hebron Barcelona Hospital Campus

The hospital is the beating heart of the pioneering campus connected with our surroundings and open to the City of Barcelona. We have joined our forces for the sake of a common goal: to improve the health and well-being of the public. We are now bigger, more useful, more productive and even more effective than at any time in the past. Our healthcare campus is home to Vall d'Hebron University Hospital, as well as the Vall d'Hebron Research Institute, the Vall d'Hebron Institute of Oncology and the Multiple Sclerosis Centre of Catalonia.
Discover the campus