Hospital Sant Joan de Déu Barcelona is a teaching hospital specializing in the fields of pediatrics, gynecology and obstetrics. It is located on Passeig Sant Joan de Déu in Esplugues de Llobregat, a municipality bordering Barcelona, Catalonia (Spain). It is a privately owned center concerted by the Catalan Health Service which belongs to the Hospitaller Order of St. John of God, a religious organization that manages nearly 300 health centers over the world. The center has 362 beds and 12 operating rooms. It employs more than 1,200 professionals and attends every year more than 4,000 births, 130,000 emergencies, records 26,000 admissions and 13,000 surgeries are performed.