Etiqueta 'IB-Salut'
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First class Balearics

"...when push comes to shove, the system works and amazingly well."

Humphrey Carter06/01/2023 07:30

Patients in Minorca

Patients in Minorca

The Catalan requirement remains a contentious issue.

Josep Bagur Gomila 16/12/2022

Juli Fuster, director-general of the health service in the Balearics

Latest headlines

Health service director-general to resign because of selection scandal

Juli Fuster was involved in the selection procedure for a position for which his daughter was an applicant.

Andrew Ede22/07/2022 17:06

Balearic health suffered an apparent cyberattack

Balearic health suffered an apparent cyberattack

Access was restricted following the attack.

Miquel À. Cañellas 19/01/2022

Queuing at the s'Escorxador health centre

Latest headlines

Nurses overwhelmed with anxiety and stress due to collapse of the health centres

Nurses ask for patience and empathy from patients who, due to delays, are getting impatient and aggressive towards staff.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter04/01/2022 08:26

Balearic health minister, Patricia Gómez.

Latest headlines

Government has "nothing to hide" with vaccination information

Questions in parliament about the anti-corruption office's request for information related to senior officials who have been vaccinated.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter13/04/2021 16:47

Emergency services helicopter

Contract

Air ambulance company fined

IB-Salut is suing Eliance, the company that held the Balears Sanitary Air Transport concession, for alleged breaches of contract amounting to 3,043,935 euros.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter06/02/2020 04:01

The prescription will be limited to those who smoke more than 10 cigarettes a day

Health

Prescription drugs available to help smokers quit in the new year

Smokers will be given a tobacco dependency test and are urged to undergo therapy whilst they’re being treated.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter27/12/2019 13:07

Hospital Balearics

Health

Patient waiting times on the increase

With regard to patients waiting for 60 days or more, there was an increase of 146%.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter17/07/2019 04:01

European health insurance billing increases by 17%

Health

European health insurance billing increases by 17%

UK visitors accounted for a third of the cases of attention by the Balearic health service.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter13/10/2018 15:44

Discussing health service Catalan requirements.

Health

Health service will accept non-Catalan speakers

Successful applicants without the required Catalan skills will have two years to gain language accreditation.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter27/09/2017 00:00

The percentage of tourists admitted to hospital is comparatively low.

Health

Health service bill for tourists rising by five million euros

Billing for the EU health insurance card has risen by nine million euros since 2014.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter19/08/2017 00:00

The Balearic health service is generally considered to be of a very high standard.

Health

Over 20% of health card holders are foreigners

British residents are the sixth largest group of foreigners with a Balearic health service card.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter13/08/2017 00:00