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SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital Report

A brief look at 2019

In the spirit of transparency, we are putting into the public domain information regarding our yearly activity as a care and research centre, as well as other information of interest, covering the last five years.

Results

Healthcare activity
  • 42,229 non-face-to-face visits (15% of the total).
  • 229 new cases of childhood cancer.
  • 4.6% more sessions in the Day Hospital.
  • 3.7% more Emergency visits.
  • 4.7% more deliveries.
  • 93 patients treated in hospital at home with 4 beds saved in the Hospital.
  • 65 surgical cases planned with 3D printing.
  • 200 families accompanied and followed up by the Spiritual and Religious Care Service.
  • International patients:.
    • 23% more requests (78% via web or email).
    • 33% more patients (39% from Oncology).
    • 115 patients treated daily at the Hospital.
  • 5 new UEC accreditations (5 in total), 2 CSUR re-accreditations (23 in total) and 12 new ERNs (21 in total).
  • 9.2% more professionals.
Research, teaching and innovation

Research

  • 469 articles with a total impact factor of 2,260.
  • 222 clinical trials and observational studies.
  • 5 nursing scientific publications and 5 grant projects.

Teaching

  • 303 courses and 12,640 students in the Paediatrics Classroom.
  • 94,849 hours of training for staff. 135 simulation courses.
  • 2,033 rotations, training placements and internships.

Innovation

  • 12 million visits to the Faros Sant Joan de Déu portal.
  • 3 new patents and 2 spin-off patents.
  • 2,616 telemedicine connections with 10,872 participants.
  • 3 European projects for health promotion.
  • More than 40 awards given to professionals and services of the Hospital.
Solidarity initiatives and donations received
  • 388 solidarity initiatives for the Hospital.
  • 11.6 million euros raised.
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