The Spanish National Health System has an extensive network of public and private health centres and hospitals throughout the country. Health centres in Spain are located within 15 minutes of any place of residence. In small villages and in rural areas there are local surgeries open on certain days with visits from regional healthcare staff.
Hospitals offer specialised attention, with access via referral from primary healthcare services. Accident and Emergency services are available at hospitals and some health centres. More information can be found at the Ministerio de Sanidad y Consumo
website (the Ministry of Health
Because the country is divided into different regions the availability of services does tend to vary so you may need to travel to a different area for treatment if the facilities are not available locally. In rural areas and in small villages there are local surgeries open on certain days with visits from healthcare staff from the region.