Hospital da Ordem Terceira Chiado

Our mission

The principles guiding HOTC’s life reflect Franciscanism’s core values.
From them, HOTC’s mission is to provide the highest quality standard in hospital care, guided by ethical and human values.

In this mission with scientific and social aims, the services’ medical excellence and the humanistic fundamentals complement each other.

Our relation with patients is based on respect, dedication, empathy, and humanism. Our conduct cultivates the highest of standards, set by the World Health Organisation (WHO), such as competence, effectiveness, team spirit, professional development, and technological innovation.

Our aim is to achieve the best results in healthcare, efficiently using resources with minimum risks, and maximum patient satisfaction.