Health group Ribera Salud enters Portuguese market for management Together with the Portuguese Government, Cascais Hospital, The center was inaugurated in 2010 and currently has approximately 300,000 residents. But by 2024 it will serve 335,000 people, since people from the health sector of Sintra will be involved. As the company announced in a statement, this milestone demonstrates the “trust of the Portuguese government for the public-private health collaboration model”.
The company, with presence in Latin America, Europe and the Middle East, The hospital management started this Sunday after the award of the bidding process Joint venture between the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Finance of Portugal. The award confirms the group’s commitment to the development and expansion of its model nationally and internationally. In fact, just a few months ago the healthcare group Expanded its business in the Middle East Advising on the design of the management model of future public concession hospitals by a mixed firm of the Government of Kuwait.
the intention of the group is to add them Experience in managing the hospital management team in a public-private model, “This project is a very important milestone for the Ribera Group. We wish to add our experience in the public-private model to the experience of the hospital’s management team, in order to provide the best assistance to all citizens with best practices and valuable Medicine We want to meet together with the Portuguese government the great challenges of the health system globally in the post-Covid phase, where the private sector is needed and cooperates with the public system with maximum transparency. Featured”, explains Elisa Tarazona, CEO of Ribera Health Group.
Nationwide, Ribera Salud added another hospital group to its network last November. Specifically, it was the Virgen de la Caridad Center Group, owner of Cartagena Hospital or Caravaca Hospital, the largest private health operator in the Murcia region, but which also has a network of more than 30 medical centers and six specialized units. Last July, Ribera Salud was acquired by Vivalto Santé, France’s third largest healthcare group. In 2021, Ribera added three hospitals to its portfolio: Ribera Hospital de Molina, Hospital de Denia, after buying its stake from DKV, and Ribera Juan Cardona Hospitals (Ferrol).