A concrete way to promote cross-border, transnational and interregional cooperation in the EU: l'Hopital de Cerdagne

This Hospital is a real transnational experience within the framework of the legal health care regime and also in the organization and delivery of its services.
It was settled by an agreement between the Catalan and French administrations, according to the formula of European cross-border cooperation (EGTC), a new figure in European Union legislation. It involves 4 differemt administrations : the local catalan one, the spanish regional one, the french regional one as well as the supranational one.
The hospital assists people residing in Spain and France in accordance with the legislation of the state of residence.