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About us

We’re experts in care. In fact, we provide a greater range of specialist care services than any other organisation in the UK.

Care UK was founded in 1982. Today our healthcare services include treatment centres, GP practices, NHS walk-in centres, GP out-of-hours, prison health services and clinical assessment and diagnostics facilities. 

We work with the NHS to take healthcare services closer to where people live and work – increasing the efficiency and quality of the services we deliver and helping to reduce waiting times.

We assess, diagnose and treat more than one million NHS patients every year, providing services which are free at the point of use. In 2011 our treatment centres ranked first in an independent national rating of the best performing hospitals for both knee and hip replacement operations. 

Whatever type of care or treatment you and your family need, we have the professionals and the facilities to give you the very highest quality support, where and when you need it.

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Yousaf Ahmed appointed to the General Pharmaceutical Council

Yousaf Ahmed appointed to the General Pharmaceutical Council

March 30 2020

We are delighted to announce that Yousaf Ahmed, Chief Pharmacist at Care UK Healthcare, has been appointed to the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC).Establis

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A message from Jim Easton, Chief Executive of Care UK Healthcare

A message from Jim Easton, Chief Executive of Care UK Healthcare

March 26 2020

I hope you are keeping well through this unprecedented and uncertain time in which we find ourselves.

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111 services delighted by surprise pizza delivery

111 services delighted by surprise pizza delivery

March 25 2020

Dorking, Southall, Ipswich and Bristol 111 services were thrilled to recently receive a pizza delivery complimentary of one of their suppliers, Smith and N

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What do we tell the children? Coronavirus and kids

What do we tell the children? Coronavirus and kids

April 7 2020

Russell Green helps us with the difficult conversations we may be having with our children around Coronavirus.

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