In March 1998, CVC Funds bought Recoletas of four hospitals in central and northern Spain from the group's founder. The company was subsequently renamed to IDC.
During the investment period, IDC became one of the leading private independent private hospital operators in Spain.
In March 2005, CVC sold the company to the Swedish healthcare provider, Capio. In 2011, CVC Funds bought the group back to the Spanish arm, Capio Sanidad.