Nuffield Health

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Nuffield Health is a private healthcare provider in the UK. It includes private hospitals, health clinics, Fitness & Wellbeing Centres and diagnostic units. It is a charity - the UK's largest health charity and one of the five largest charities in the UK. It operates on a non-profit basis.[1]

They are constantly trying to 'improve the health of the nation' and with this in mind Nuffield Health appointed Hopscotch Consulting in March 2015 to help set up a nationwide secondary schools programme to tackle teenage health issues.[2]

Lobbying

Nuffield Health is a member of the H5 lobby group.

It also employs lobbyists Citigate Dewe Rogerson[3] and Grayling Political Strategy[4]

Dr Andy Jones, Group Medical Director of Nuffield Hospitals is on the advisory council of health think tank 2020health.[5]

Political relationships

Conservative peer and former Secretary of State at the Department of Health and Social Security, Lord Glenarthur, aka Simon Arthur, declares a non-financial interest in Nuffield Health.[6]

Contacts

Nuffield Health
40 - 44 Coombe Road
New Malden
Surrey, KT3 4QF

Website: http://www.nuffieldhealth.com

References

  1. Nuffield Health website About us, accessed Nov 2010
  2. Anna Reynolds, Nuffield Health calls in Hopscotch for teenage education programme PR Week, 18 March 2015, accessed 17 April 2015
  3. APPC register to August 2010
  4. APPC register, 1 June to August 2011
  5. 2020health website, About us, accessed Nov 2010
  6. Lords register of interest, Nov 2010