When you need treatment, the last
thing you want to do is wait......
With the demand for services in healthcare ever
increasing patients are finding that this is impacting on the
amount of time they have to wait for treatment. As a result people
are choosing to “go private” if they need hospital care. In 2010
thousands of private patients were admitted to the Ramsay
Private health care is available to you if you have Private
Medical Insurance or you are able to pay for treatment yourself. If
your family doctor is referring you to hospital to see a consultant
you can simply ask for a private referral.
if you are paying for treatment yourself then you can contact
the Hospital’s enquiry line for an estimate of costs –
At all Ramsay Hospitals we offer private patients Premium Care benefits –
and provide high quality levels of care and comfort.
No waiting list
When you go privately there is no lengthy waiting list – This
means you can get fast access to diagnostic tests and Consultant
Specialist advice as well as early admission to hospital if you
Expert Clinical Care
Private patient care is led by a Consultant Specialist and your
treatment will be delivered by that Consultant rather than a junior
doctor. The Consultant is supported by a friendly, skilled team of
nurses and healthcare professionals; there is a doctor on site 24
hours per day. Our nurses are well qualified and experienced in
caring for their patients.
Safety and Cleanliness
You can be reassured that the Ramsay Springfield hospital has
high standards of clinical quality and safety and is licensed by
the Care Quality Commission. The hospital has effective infection
control measures with cleanliness a top priority.
Comfort & Privacy during your Hospital Stay. At Ramsay
Springfield hospital you can enjoy fast track admission to a
comfortable single room with en-suite facilities and excellent
hotel services. This includes free TV, Wi-Fi access and a daily
newspaper, as well as complimentary Molton Brown toiletries. You
will receive 1:1 physiotherapy sessions and a fast track discharge
when you are ready to go home.
Premium care patients enjoy a healthy a la carte menu and you
may even order a free glass of wine with dinner if your condition
allows! We also offer free car parking.
Day patients have the benefit of efficient day case processes
which allow you to go back to your own home within hours, but if
clinically, you need to stay overnight you can as we are a modern
fully equipped hospital.
Caring for you
Independent research shows patient satisfaction levels in Ramsay
Hospitals to be among the top 2% of all UK
organisations with 98% of Ramsay Springfield hospital patients
saying that they would recommend us to their family and
Outside the NHS
The British people are, quite rightly proud of the National
Health Service as it provides the full range of healthcare services
free at the point of delivery.
Choosing the private option can help free space for a patient
who is waiting for a NHS appointment.
Self Pay Packages – Fixed Cost Care
If you are waiting for surgery the Ramsay Springfield Hospital
offers self pay package prices which are inclusive of the Surgeon,
Anaesthetist and Hospital charges. Just like a package holiday you
will know the costs at the outset this helping you budget.
Many operations are less expensive than you would think.
Please call the Customer enquiry team on: 01245
234110 for a price estimate and further advice or
guidance. Full payment is required before you are admitted for
Private Medical Insurance
If you are insured then it could not be easier to access private
services. You will need to tell your GP that you have insurance and
would like to use it, why pay for it and then not use it?
To find out more about treatments and services at the
Springfield Hospital, please contact us via our online form or on
01245 234 110.