Luz Saúde Acquires British Hospital in Lisbon
Luz Saúde acquired the British Hospital in Lisbon. The acquisition was already communicated to the market, awaiting the decision of the Competition and Markets Authority to conclude the process.
The acquisition by Luz Saúde included the totality of the capital of societies British Hospital S.A: and Microcular – Centro de Microcirurgia Ocular Laser e Diagnóstico S.A., which integrate now the hospital campus of Torres de Lisboa, in Benfica, designated British Hospital Group.
British Hospital Torres de Lisboa is the larger health unit of British Hospital Group, offering 46 beds, 3 operating rooms and 34 consultation offices. In 2016, this hospital performed 75 thousand consultations and 4400 surgeries.
This unit was acquired by British Hospital Group in 2002, which invested in its modernization in order to widen the healthcare services provided.