How Spain’s hospitals are now paying the price for Christmas festivities

How Spain’s hospitals are now paying the price for Christmas festivities

Less than a month after Christmas, staff in the intensive care unit at Barcelona's Hospital del Mar are working non-stop.

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Spanish mother crushed to death by hospital lift doors minutes after giving birth

Spanish mother crushed to death by hospital lift doors minutes after giving birth

Spanish musician plays saxophone as surgeons remove brain tumour

Spanish musician plays saxophone as surgeons remove brain tumour

Catalan patient goes on hunger strike in bid for free hospital Wi-Fi

Catalan patient goes on hunger strike in bid for free hospital Wi-Fi

Hospital conducts ‘most complex’ face transplant

Hospital conducts ‘most complex’ face transplant

Spanish medics leading Ebola fight in Europe

Spanish medics leading Ebola fight in Europe

Madrid races to finish new pandemic hospital in time for second wave

Madrid races to finish new pandemic hospital in time for second wave

Madrid backtracks on private hospital plans

Madrid backtracks on private hospital plans

Catalan chemists strike over unpaid bills

Catalan chemists strike over unpaid bills

Record waiting periods hit Spanish patients

Record waiting periods hit Spanish patients

‘Go private!’: Protesters to injured politician

‘Go private!’: Protesters to injured politician

Madrid shuns private healthcare takeover

Madrid shuns private healthcare takeover

Ibiza firemen free tourist trapped in sex toy

Ibiza firemen free tourist trapped in sex toy

‘Hotel baby’ born after hospital blunder

‘Hotel baby’ born after hospital blunder

New health law death shakes up Majorca

New health law death shakes up Majorca

Man chews off ear in sleepless rage

Man chews off ear in sleepless rage