Hygeia was established in 1970 and was the first large private hospital to operate in Greece.
Hygeia is the first private hospital in Greece to have been accredited by Joint Commission International (JCI), the leading accreditation worldwide for quality and safety standards in healthcare services.
In the 5 decades it has been operating, Hygeia has been holding a leading position in private healthcare in Greece, guided by credibility, innovation and a deep sense of respect for people and the gift of life.
It has 315 hospital beds and 18 operating rooms. It employs more than 850 associated physicians and more than 1,250 staff. Over 1 million lab tests are carried out onsite annually.