Netcare buys nine UK hospitals

Netcare buys nine UK hospitals

2007-12-14 11:49

Johannesburg - Netcare's (NTC) UK subsidiary, General Healthcare Group (GHG), has acquired nine hospitals from Nuffield Hospitals in the UK for £140m.

The hospitals will form part of GHG's acute private hospital division, which is a group of 49 acute care private patient hospitals throughout the UK with over 2 400 beds.

The purchase portfolio comprises hospitals in Birmingham, Bury St Edmunds, Gerrards Cross, Harrogate, Huddersfield, Lancaster, Lincoln, North London and Nottingham.

This will bring the total number of GHG's UK-based private hospitals to 58.

- I-Net Bridge