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Luz SaÃºde was established in 2000 and is one of the largest health care groups in terms of income operating in the Portuguese market. The group provides its services through 24 units (including eleven private hospitals, a hospital of the national health service operated under the Public-Private Partnership program, ten private outpatient clinics and two senior residences), located in the North, Central and Central-South regions of Portugal Continental and in Madeira. On February 2014, Luz SaÃºde became the first private company in the health sector publicly listed. On October 2014, the Portuguese insurer Fidelidade became the majority shareholder of the company, owning 98,78% of the shares of Luz SaÃºde. The principal strategic orientations of Luz SaÃºde include: Creation of an integrated network of healthcare providers that incorporates hospitals, outpatient clinics and residential healthcare facilities. Establishment of partnerships with the public sector through the Public-Private Partnership programme. Creation of specially designed residences for seniors - senior residences with services.