KABEG is a hospital operating company in the state of Carinthia and consists of the Klagenfurt am Wörthersee clinic, the Villach, Wolfsberg and Laas state hospitals, the Gailtal clinic and its own KABEG management. It stands for optimal health care and is the largest service provider in Carinthia.

KABEG is the mainstay of health care in Carinthia and is also the state’s largest employer with around 7,500 employees. Its hospitals offer a wide range of medical and nursing services, including inpatient acute care in all specialities and care for the chronically ill and outpatients. They care for more than 536,000 patients annually on an outpatient and inpatient basis. Their staff are experts in their fields and ensure optimal medical, nursing and therapeutic care at the cutting edge of medical science.

KABEG is also a key economic force in Carinthia and attaches great importance to supporting the local economy. It was the first hospital association in Austria to be awarded the prestigious EMAS III environmental seal for its environmental management.