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Royal Free Private Patients Unit opens new ward

The Royal Free Private patients Unit are pleased to announce the opening of its new state of the art ward. Senior members of the Royal Free Hospital including PPU director Mrs Frances Campion-Smith and Chief Executive Sir David Sloman were present to unveil the new ward which will be home to Haematology, Oncology and Immunocompromised patients. The ward is equipped with state of the art facilities and has the latest bed functionality equipment to provide patients with the level of care and comfort they need whilst on the road to recovery. Boasting 8 rooms – 4 of which are fully equipped with the appropriate ventilation systems to cater for immunocompromised patients, the ward also offers 2 rooms with wifi monitored beds […]

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Royal Free International Advanced Endoscopy Masterclass

The Royal Free Hospital are pleased to announce it will be hosting the Royal Free International Advanced Endoscopy Masterclass from August 31st to September 2nd 2017 directed by Dr Edward Despott and Dr Alberto Murino. Held in the spacious home of the Royal Society of Medicine in Central London, this comprehensive educational event has the participation of a stellar faculty of highly acclaimed international and national speakers to showcase the state-of-the-art of advanced endoscopy including Professor Hironori Yanamoto. The event endorsed by the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE), the World Endoscopy Organisation (WEO) and the British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG), will consist of 2 full days of didactic and interactive lectures followed by a day of hands-on endoscopic submucosal […]

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Broadcaster opens travel clinic

Travel writer and broadcaster Simon Calder officially opened the Royal Free London Travel Health and Immunisation Clinic last Thursday. The clinic, which is run by the Royal Free London Private Patients Unit, provides travel health advice, vaccinations, malaria tablets and treatment kits as well as a comprehensive range of travel health products for those travelling abroad. The clinic also provides a service for more general immunisations such as meningitis. Simon said: “We are living in an incredible time for travel – for one week’s work paid at the national living wage you can buy a flight to Bangkok. “I would recommend coming to this travel clinic to get proper professional health advice before travelling – it’s really important that this […]

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Trust rated ‘Good’ overall by CQC

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) have announced that they have rated the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust ‘Good’ overall as a trust. All three hospitals, Barnet Hospital, Chase Farm Hospital and the Royal Free Hospital individually also received a rating of ‘Good’. Further, each of the 21 core services inspected across our three hospitals received a ‘Good’ rating. Professor Ted Baker, deputy chief inspector of hospitals, said: “As one of the largest acute trusts in England, the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust sees 1.6 million people a year. The trust and its staff should be proud of the fact that all three hospitals in London were rated ‘Good’ by CQC inspectors. This is a considerable achievement.  Overall, the […]

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Meningitis B Vaccine – Soon at the Royal Free London Travel Health & Immunisation Clinic

The Meningitis B Vaccine will soon be available at The Royal Free London Travel Health & Immunisation Clinic. The vaccination service is led by Dr. Jane Zuckerman, Consultant Physician in Travel Medicine and Immunisations. She is an experienced Consultant with a long history of working in the field of international health and immunisations at both national and international levels. Dr Zuckerman is vastly experienced in the area of immunisations and is available to administer the Meningitis B vaccine to patients who wish to book a private consultation with her. The Royal Free London Travel Health & Immunisation Clinic is located at the main entrance of the Royal Free Hospital on the Ground Floor. Click here to learn more about the Meningitis […]

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Royal Free London Private Patients at Hadley Wood Hospital

We are pleased to inform you that Hadley Wood Hospital is now open. The hospital will be our first stand-alone Private Unit and will be managed and operated by the Royal Free Private Patient Team. The hospital will offer private day-case facilities for our patients living in the local area and beyond. The hospital has eight consulting rooms; two state of the art day case theatres and an endoscopy theatre. Hadley Wood Hospital is situated just off Barnet High Street and within walking distance of Barnet Hospital and a host of other local amenities. We offer a wide range of services to our patients including: Dermatology ENT Gastroenterology Maxillofacial Surgery Orthopaedics Plastic Surgery Sclerotherapy (Varicose Veins) Urology   To make an […]

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Royal Free London Private Patients Unit at Arab Health Dubai 2016

From January 25th – 28th, the Royal Free London Private Patients Unit were in attendance at the Arab Health exhibition in Dubai. The 2016 exhibition showcased more than 4,000 companies exhibiting their latest innovations to more than 130,000 healthcare professionals attending from 163 countries. Professor George Hamilton, Private Patients Unit Clinical Director attended the conference and also spoke at the Cardiovascular Disease and Intervention Conference whilst there. Also in attendance and representing the Unit at the conference were Suzan Humsi, International Business Development Manager and Eman Aboulnasr, UK Business Development Manager. For more information and to see more of this years conference highlights, please visit: Arab Health 2016  

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Royal Free London Travel Health and Immunisation Clinic

The Royal Free London Private Patients Unit are pleased to announce the opening of the Travel Health and Immunisation Clinic today. This is a Consultant led service situated on the Ground Floor of the Royal Free London hospital. It provides a comprehensive specialist travel health and immunisation service for travellers and patients. The Clinic welcomes referrals from GPs, hospital consultants and specialists and provides the following services: Travel vaccines and malaria tablets for tropical destinations as well as up to date travel health advice for all travellers including children, infants, pregnant women and those with complex health problems. Altitude medical consultations An extensive range of travel health products including first-aid kits, sterile medical packs, water purification tablets and mosquito nets & […]

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