Founded in 1964, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario Agostino Gemelli IRCCS (FPG) is an academic medical center operating in all areas of health and clinical assistance and one of the most important and internationally acclaimed care providers in Italy. FPG provides healthcare to approximately 95,000 Inpatients and 250,000 outpatients per year and, in the framework of the Catholic University School of Medicine, trains doctors (more than 1000 Medical Doctors graduated in the last 5 years; approx. 400 visiting doctors, and 270 Ph.D. degrees per year). Its operational model aims at integrating care processes and the hospital’s activities, which are currently managed by 7 Departments and 136 Operational Units. In 2018 FPG has obtained from the Italian Ministry of Health the status of IRCCS (Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico), a status granted to Excellency hospitals committed to healthcare and research.