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Private hospital providers

Private hospital operators are continuing to experience a range of difficult issues. The current economic climate, falling demand for private care and an increase in regulation by the CQC and Monitor are all combining to make life in the sector very challenging.

Our expert team has an in-depth understanding of the sector and the issues you are facing. We will work with you collaboratively and take time to understand and respect your requirements in this difficult climate. We draw on a wide range of experience gained from acting for many public, private and third sector health clients, including many NHS trusts across the country.

Introducing independent healthcare

Our dedicated healthcare practice works across the NHS and independent healthcare sector. We believe we are unique in being able to offer heavyweight corporate, commercial and banking practices (which include healthcare specialists) combined with a wealth of expertise in the public sector in all aspects of health law.

What we do...

We offer private hospital operators a complete package of services delivered by lawyers who work exclusively in the health sector, including:

  • Large scale corporate and property transactions.

  • Joint ventures including with other NHS organisations.

  • Commercial advice on procurement and commissioning contracts.

  • Inquests and mock inquest training and employment advice.

  • Clinical negligence and patient advisory matters, including reputation management.

  • We also offer a 24/7 dedicated helpline for out of hours emergency advice, for example on consent to treatment issues.

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