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  1. 26 November, 2015

    The Hospital Clínic awarded the TOP20 for the fifteenth time

    For the fifteenth time, the Hospital Clinic has been awarded a TOP20 Award. The awards are granted annually, and by the company IASIST for sixteen years. The TOP20 Awards recognize the best Spanish hospitals and the best clinical areas of the year. Read more…

  2. 24 November, 2015

    Four barnaclínic+ professionals receive the Professional Excellence Awards from the COMB

    Yesterday, Monday 23 November, the Colegio Oficial de Medicos de Barcelona (COMB) (Official College of Doctors of Barcelona)  awarded the 2015 Professional Excellence Awards. At this year’s edition, held in the Teatro Romea, COMB awarded 51 physicians and 4 assistant teams. Among the protagonists, four Barnaclínic+ professionals received the above mentioned award in recognition of their professional careers. Read more…

  3. 17 November, 2015

    Dr. Eduardo García Cruz receives the award for “Best Ideas” from the journal “Diario Médico”

    Yesterday, at the National Theatre of Catalonia the awards for The best ideas 2015” took place.  The event was organized by the Diario Médico (Medical Journal) publication which specialises in health and medicine. In this fourteenth edition of the awards, one of our doctors has been featured and presented with an award.

    Dr. Eduardo Garcia Cruz, responsible for the Men’s Health Unit, barnaclínic+, received the award for The Best Idea 2015 in the category of Research and pharmacology for the SmartGlass Experience project. Together with Dr. García Cruz, Joanna Parlinska, Design Thinking Manager, and Arthur Bretonnet, Project Manager, both from Soft For You (SFY) , the project’s developer went to collect the prize. Read more…

  4. 5 November, 2015

    barnaclínic+ promotes its services in the International Medical Travel Exhibition and Conference (IMTEC) Dubai

    On 7 and 8 October, a fair specialising in medical tourism was held in Dubai International Medical Travel Exhibition and Conference (IMTEC). The Turisme de Barcelona management, under the Barcelona Health programme, carried out this first joint international promotion with the Barcelona Medical Agency (BMA).

    The Barcelona delegation, headed by Jordi William Carnes, CEO of Turisme de Barcelona , and Marta Fernández as representative of barnaclínic+, met with the Dubai health authorities during the fair (Dubai Health Authority) to promote Barcelona as a health destination.

    barnaclínic+ took the opportunity to present its services brochure and value proposal to the authorities, as well as to other potential collaborators, insurers, hospitals, medical providers and other intermediaries in the area and countries in the Persian Gulf.

    On analysing the success of this first promotional event in Dubai, Jordi William Carnes said that he sees “a strategic segment which can advance, even more, in tourist deseasonalisation”, in the health sector with the objective of “capturing more valuable touristic activity with more spending power”.


  5. 11 September, 2015

    New operating theatre integrated neurosurgery with intraoperative imaging

    The Hospital Clínic Group  has a new integrated operating theatre for neurosurgery that offers the latest and best technology in intraoperative imaging. This new surgical equipment will allow complex interventions to be carried out with minimally invasive techniques. Read more…

  6. 19 August, 2015

    The team of Dr. Antonio Alcaraz combines robotic and NOTES surgery to perform a kidney transplant

    trasplante de riñón

    This last July, a team led by Dr. Antonio Alcaraz , head of the Department of Urology at the Hospital Clínic de Barcelona and specialist of Urology barnaclínic+, has performed two kidney removals through the vagina of the donors, leaving them with no scars, thanks to a technique called transvaginal nephrectomy . Then, they implanted them in recipients using robotic surgery, using the state-of-the-art, Da Vinci Xi robot. Read more…

  7. 15 July, 2015

    New technology for the operating theatre for hepatic, biliary and pancreatic surgery

    cirugía hepática

    The Hepato-biliopancreatic surgery unit at the Hospital Clínic Group is enjoying using a new endoscopic technology system that gives the surgeon more precision in the operating theatre and a more reliable diagnosis. Read more…

  8. 13 July, 2015

    bmo+, online second medical opinion: agile, safe and with prestigious specialists

    There are many patients who, when their disease diagnosis and a proposal for treatment by the specialist are confirmed, want a second medical opinion. The objective: this second valuation may offer some more information about their state and confirm or provide alternatives to the treatment.
    Based on this reality, barnaclínic+  and the Hospital Clínic de Barcelona have developed barnaclínic + medical opinion (bmo +), a digital platform providing a second medical opinion, which intends to transmit the knowledge of their internationally recognised professionals to those who need it, through this accessible, agile, and safe environment. Read more…