EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Trofa Saude

Trofa Saude

Geographic Location

Country: Portugal
Region: Grande Porto; Norte; Continente
Location of affected unit(s): Trofa


Sector: Health / social work
Human health services
86.1 - Hospital activities

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 06-07-2011
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-11-2011
Planned Job Creation: 400

Additional Information

Portuguese private health group Trofa Saude has announced the opening (in November) of a new hospital of Alfena (HPA) based at the town of Valongo, creating 400 new jobs.

With a total investment of EUR 30mn, the hospital will deliver A&E services 24/24 in several specialities such as Paediatrics, General and Family medical care, Anaesthesiology and Internal Medicine. Some 200 doctors are expected to work in this unit.