Success stories

  • Friendly Code Stamp

    Each year, two hospital services in each hospital of the Servizo Galego de Saúde receive the Friendly Code seal. Every year, the Servizo Galego de Saúde grants the Friendly Code Seal to two services in each hospital in Galicia. SERGAS hospitals have defined and implemented an evaluation model that seeks to promote and ensure the development of patient-centered health services.

  • New device for the containment of premature babies that reduces their stress during the weight procedure and contributes to better neurological development

    Around 15 million # babies are born prematurely each year worldwide. Sometimes, the premature newborn is subjected to stressful situations in the #Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (#UCIN) of hospitals, which are very different from the comfortable # maternal uterus.

  • They develop a device that captures tumor cells

    Nasasbiotech, a biotechnology spin-off of the Galician Health Service (#SERGAS) and the Santiago de Compostela Health Research Institute (IDIS), has developed the M-Trap medical device for the capture of #stumor cells. The M-Trap technology is intended to transform a systemic metastatic disease into a focused disease, in which current therapies have proven their effectiveness, against the limited effect of #radiochemotherapy.