Cross-border healthcare

Cross-border healthcare


The cross-border healthcare Directive afford a great opportunity for the European countries in regard to the equal access to quality healthcare. As a citizen, it lets you to receive a treatment covered by your public healthcare in another European country with no added costs for the treatment.

If the public healthcare in your country has long waiting lists for the treatment you need or simply you prefer to recover in a sunny climate surrounded by peace, you can now be treated in Mallorca, Menorca or Ibiza.

UBES, which represents the private health sector in Majorca, Menorca and Ibiza, is comprised of the most important private centers, which includes 100% of the private hospital beds, 13 hospitals and the main out-patient centres in the Balearic autonomous community, employing over 3,500 professionals. Every year we receive 14 million visitors who are in good hands if something happens.

The private healthcare sector is committed to visualize its state-of-the-art infrastructures, cutting-edge technology and excellent professionals to position itself as a destination capable of attend the needs of an international patient through the Directive 2011/24/EU on the application of patients’ rights in cross-border healthcare for treatments or second opinion abroad.

We can offer a wide range of services derived from a consolidated tourist destination. Furthermore, we provide a holistic experience which includes shopping, gastronomy, sports, culture and leisure offer, as well as our mountain ‘Serra de Tramuntana’ in Majorca, which is World Heritage Site. Little wonder the Islands stood out in the recent years as a 365-Day destination.

Please, get in touch if you have any question or if you are interested in our hospitals, medicals centers or portfolio. We are convinced that Majorca, Menorca and Ibiza may awake great interest working together side by side.