The Kovacs Foundation is a private non-profit philanthropic institution. She specializes in neck and back ailments and is currently the leading researcher in the Spanish-speaking world in this field.
It conducts medical research for improving health care outcomes and also improves the efficiency of health spending, encouraging the use of effective and safe procedures, and abandoning those that are unnecessary or unnecessarily dangerous.
It collaborates regularly with health authorities and is of recognized public interest. It was created in 1986 and that year began its research activity.
Since 1992 he has been treating patients with back problems and since 1996 has developed programs to promote public health. The Kovacs Foundation: Finance the research projects you select for: Pursuing useful goals to improve the treatment of patients, especially those with neck and back complaints, and Comply with the criteria that emanate from its philosophy in the field of medical research.
Provides organizational, administrative and economic support to the Spanish Network of Researchers in Backache (REIDE). For its scientific production, the Kovacs Foundation is the main research entity of the Spanish-speaking world in this field.
According to the philosophy of the Foundation, medical research is the most reliable means to improve the health care patients receive. Thus, although it is indispensable, it is only a means to improve health care.
Innovation, therefore, only makes sense when it leads to better patient outcomes in practice. The facts show that, in Health, "new" does not always mean "better"; Sometimes it means "worse, more dangerous and much more expensive". Thus, the Kovacs Foundation gives priority to the interests of patients and health systems, above those of the healthcare industry.