Medical professionals from Hospital de La Paz, Madrid during COVID-19. Photo by Kiko Huesca (EFE), featured in Cadena Ser

Spain’s world-class healthcare: wrestling the shackles of the past and the failings of the present.

Despite being lauded in recent years for its high-quality and inclusive healthcare system, Spain’s current healthcare professionals have been ill-equipped to tackle COVID-19, the biggest humanitarian crisis facing the country since the 1936 Civil War.