Posts Tagged: private health

UK hospital to offer proton beam therapy

The first hospital in the UK to offer proton beam therapy to fight cancer is expected to open within two years. The private cancer hospital, costing £150 million, is expected to begin treating patients in 2017. The hospital will be built on the site of the historic grade II listed Royal masonic Hospital in Hammersmith… Read more »

Australian radiotherapy giant snaps up Cancer Partners UK

GenesisCare, the largest radiotherapy provider in Australia, has bought Cancer Partners UK from Apposite Capital for an undisclosed sum. Cancer Partners UK operates eight private cancer treatment centres that provide radiotherapy and chemotherapy services. A ninth facility in Kent is due to open later this year. Health Investor

Proton Partners International acquires site for UK’s first proton beam therapy cancer treatment centre

Proton Partners International Limited announced today it has completed the acquisition of the site where the first High Energy Proton Beam Therapy cancer treatment centre will be built in the UK. The centre will be situated at Celtic Springs Business Park, Newport. Renovation of the site will begin next week and the centre is due… Read more »