Fondación Hospital de Calahorra is a non-profit-making organization. It operates within the national healthcare system, in particular providing assistance to frail people. It is involved in disease prevention and rehabilitation and in programs of promotion and protection of healthcare, training, as well as research projects. Many papers in the biomedicine field have been published in international journals by members of FHC. Many collaborate with the hospital that has been classified as one of the best Spanish hospitals in the Respiratory and Nervous system areas. Currently the hospital has 400 employees.