Legal notice and privacy policy


In accordance with the provisions of the Law on Information Society Services, we inform you that this website is the property of the Fundació Amics de l'Hospital del Mar (Friends of Hospital del Mar Foundation) with CIF G66536947 and registered offices at Passeig Marítim 25-29, 08003 Barcelona.

You can contact us in person or by email at our email address amics(ELIMINAR)


Access to this website implies becoming a user and the acceptance of the conditions of use of this website detailed below.

All the content of this website (images, sounds, texts, files, logos, brands, design or source code, or any other element) are the property of the entity and are protected by Spanish intellectual and industrial property laws. Access to the content of this website does not transfer any rights over it.

The reproduction -except for private use-, transformation, distribution, public communication, making available to the public or any other use of the contents of this website is forbidden without the express written consent of the owner of the website. By way of example only, the following behaviours are forbidden:

Links may only be made to the home page of the website, and framing (illegal viewing of selected content), deep-linking (hiding the original web address), etc., which may lead to errors as to the origin of the content, is prohibited.

The establishment of links at no time implies any relationship, collaboration or support from the entity. Links that fraudulently induce or establish any type of relationship with the entity will not be permitted.

Links from pages that are defamatory, pornographic, racist, or that offer false information about the entity or any of its collaborators are prohibited.

The purpose of this website is to publicise the activities carried out by the Fundació Amics de l'Hospital del Mar (henceforth Friends of Hospital del Mar Foundation). The Friends of Hospital del Mar Foundation reserves the right to make changes to the content and presentation of its website at any time and without prior notice. The information contained on this website is of an informative nature and in no case is it intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice. None of the content published on this website is intended to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment. The Friends of the Hospital del Mar Foundation does not guarantee that the information provided is true, up-to-date and correct. Consequently, it accepts no liability for any damage caused by decisions taken on the basis of the information or contents of this website.

Access to the website is at the user's own risk, and it is their responsibility to employ the appropriate means to avoid any damage or viruses.

This website is subject to the provisions of Spanish law. Any dispute that may arise from the use of this website shall be submitted to the courts of Barcelona. 


The Fundació Amics de l'Hospital del Mar (henceforth Friends of Hospital del Mar Foundation) is committed to respecting your privacy and protecting your personal data.

Any data entered by users in the forms or sent by email will be processed by the Friends of Hospital del Mar Foundation in order to manage requests for information and/or services sent by the user of this website. All the data will be processed in accordance with the technical and organisational security measures established by current legislation.

The data will not be transferred to third parties or used for any other purpose than that established in the first paragraph of this notification, unless otherwise established by law or if the data is required by official bodies that are authorised in accordance with current legislation on the protection of personal data.

The user is responsible for the veracity and correctness of the data provided to the Friends of Hospital del Mar Foundation and has the right to exercise their rights of access, rectification, erasure, processing restriction, portability and opposition of their data in accordance with the provisions of the regulations on data protection. To exercise these rights, claims must be made by email to In this event, the user must attach a photocopy of their national identity document or equivalent identifying documentation.

Likewise, the Friends of Hospital del Mar Foundation informs the website user of the possible use of cookies when the user navigates through the different pages, with the sole and strict purpose of identifying the language and preferences, allowing it to offer a more adequate service. The cookies used by the Friends of Hospital del Mar Foundation are stored on the user's hard drive but they cannot read the data contained therein or read the cookie files created by other providers. The user can prevent the generation of cookies by selecting the corresponding option on the browser, but given that these are used to recognise users and provide them with a personalised service, it may be possible that website use may be affected in some way.