Doctors  and Health insurance

In case you need to see a doctor, you can make an appointment at any private center. In some cases you will need to pay in advance and then your insurance will pay you back after you fill out a claim. 

For more details on your insurance go to the UCEAP website to the UCEAP Guide to Study Abroad
You can download your insurance card right hereONLY FOR UCEAP STUDENTS!

Click here to see other places in Spain where you can visit a doctor if necessary. 

No upfront payment

If you don't want to pay in advance when visiting the doctor, you have at least four different options available as a UCEAP student: "HM Hospital Universitario de Madrid", "Policlínico HM de Getafe""HM Puerta del Sur" and " Hospital Universitario Fundación Jiménez Díaz".

If you require immediate assistance, "HM Hospital Universitario de Madrid" and "HM Puerta del Sur" are open 24/7. If you don't require immediate assistance, make sure to make an appointment to visit a doctor at any of the three hospitals mentioned above. 

HM HOSPITAL UNIVERSITARIO DE MADRID (24/7 Services and home doctor visits)
Plaza Conde del Valle Suchil, 16
28015 Madrid
Phone: 629 82 3493 (9am-9pm)
Metro: San Bernardo (L2, L4)

You will need to provide the hospital the following information so that your insurance will cover your visit without you having to pay in advance:

  • Student’s name
  • Student’s UC ID # (which serves as the ‘Member #)
  • UCEAP Policy #: ADDN04834823 (claims processed by ACI)
  • Student’s contact info: phone and/or email address
  • You should show your insurance card, or attach it to your email when asking for an appointment.
Offers home doctor visits 24/7.

Preventive care (including health screenings not ordered by a doctor and vaccinations) is not covered.*


*click here to see flyer with information*

Avenida Reyes Católicos, 2
28040 Madrid
Phone (International Department, from 7am to 12am): +34 618071556
After 12 am until 7 am: +34 910 900 516

Metro: Islas Filipinas, Moncloa

This Hospital offers emergency services 24/7, but their International Department is only available from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. 

You will need to provide the hospital the following information so that your insurance will cover your visit without you having to pay in advance:
* Present them your passport or other ID
* Share with them UCEAP Policy #: #ADDN04834823


C/José María Peridis, 2
28902 - Getafe
To make an appointment:  
Phone: (+34) 914 452 126
Make sure to give your insurance information.

How to get there

Upfront payment + reimbursement claim
Click here to learn how to submit a claim

If you go to any other private center apart from the ones mentioned on the other column, you will need to pay upfront since there is no direct agreement with the Insurance company. Afterwards you will need to file a reimbursement claim. 

Calle Conde de Aranda, 1 1º Izquierda

28001 Madrid
Phone: 91 435 18 23
Metro: Banco de España (L2) or Retiro (L2)  

Offers home doctor visits 24/7 (150 euros/visit).
To request a home doctor visit, call here: 916 56 90 57

CENTRO MÉDICO SAN BERNARDO Jerónimo de la Quintana
Calle Jerónimo de la Quintana, 8

28010 Madrid
Phone: 91 448 11 07 / 91 591 62 19
Metro: Bilbao (L1), San Bernardo (L2, L4)


HOSPITAL UNIVERSITARIO DE GETAFE  (emergencies only)                   
Carretera de Toledo Km 12,500
28905 - Getafe
Phone: 91 - 683 93 60

Emergency Room  24/7

How to get there


Calle Huelva, 1

28903 Getafe

Phone: 916018752
How to get there.

Ibermedic Getafe, S.L. 

Calle Gálvez 4

28902 Getafe

Phone: 916829657

How to get there.

*Please note: The University of California does not make any representation of warranty with respect to the services provided by SINEWS Multi-lingual Therapy Institute or Sinews Online Therapy. This information is provided only as a point of reference as the University of California does not recommend or endorse any particular medical or mental health provider.