Spanish Private Hospital with the best reputation

In 2019, for the sixth time in a row, the Clínica Universidad de Navarra, topped all Spanish private hospitals in terms of medical care reputation, according to the Health Reputation Monitor’s ranking.

Clínica Universidad de Navarra continues to lead the ranking of Spanish private hospitals with the best reputation for the seventh consecutive year.

In addition, the Clinic leads the ranking among private hospitals in 22 of the 26 medical specialties evaluated among private hospitals. In the overall ranking of all public and private hospitals, 19 medical services ranked in the Top 10. In both cases, these are the Clinic's best records in the seven editions of MRS.

MRS has conducted more than 6,777 surveys of healthcare professionals (doctors, managers, nurses, managers...). In addition, 2,853 specific objective indicators of 2,704 clinical services have been evaluated.

La Clínica leads among private hospitals in 22 specialties

The MRS, in turn, analyzes the best hospitals in a total of 26 medical specialties. According to this ranking, La Clínica has obtained the first place among private hospitals in 22 specialties:

  1. Allergology.
  2. Anesthesia.
  3. Digestive System. 
  4. General Surgery of the Digestive System. 
  5. Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology. 
  6. Dermatology. 
  7. Endocrinology. 
  8. Hospital Pharmacy. 
  9. Gynecology and Obstetrics.
  10. Hematology. 
  11. Internal Medicine. 
  12. Nephrology.
  13. Pneumology. 
  14. Neurology. 
  15. Medical Oncology. 
  16. Otorhinolaryngology. 
  17. Pediatrics
  18. Psychiatry. 
  19. Radiodiagnostics. 
  20. Rheumatology. 
  21. Urology.
  22. Other services.

About the MRS

The Monitor de Reputación Sanitaria (MRS) is, as described by the organization, the only independent study that analyzes the reputation of the entire Spanish healthcare system and, through which the actors of the healthcare system have been evaluated based on three assessments: the first, the assessment made by medical professionals (hospital specialists and family and community medicine doctors); the second, the assessment of nurses, hospital managers and managers, nursing managers, pharmaceutical company managers, hospital pharmacy managers, patient associations as well as journalists and health reporters on the basis of 16 reputation variables for clinical services; all these assessments are complemented by the third analysis of more than 2,853 specific objective indicators of 2,853 different types of reputation. 853 specific objective indicators for 2,704 clinical services.

In total, 10 evaluations and 6,777 professional surveys were carried out in 2020.

The study was carried out by Análisis e Investigación, Spain's leading market research institute, and the methodology and results were independently reviewed by KMPG in accordance with the ISAE 3000 standard.