Hospital News

Shockwave Therapy for Tennis Elbow

What is tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis)? Tennis elbow is pain on the outside of the elbow. It is usually experienced when performing activities that involve movements of the wrist and arm that involve lifting, twisting and gripping. The dominant arm is commonly affected and the pain can last between 6 months and 2 years, research […]

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Date: 30/07/2019

The Holly Private Hospital shortlisted in the UK Business Awards

The Holly Private Hospital are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted in the UK Business awards. The UKBA is dedicated to rewarding individuals and organisations who have demonstrated exceptional business performance. Now in its fourth year, ‘The Dons’ are back with 18 categories across B2B and B2C contexts, recognising both SMEs and large […]

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Date: 29/07/2019

STEP-Up-To-Safety wins at Patient Safety Congress 2019

We’re delighted to announce that our award winning patient safety programme STEP-Up-To- Safety has won yet another award. STEP-Up was recognised in the Patient Safety Congress Poster Competition, winning the ‘Culture for learning and change category’. The Patient Safety Congress Poster Competition recognises safety and quality improvement initiatives from the UK and around the world […]

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Date: 25/07/2019

5 things you need to know about kidney stones

In our latest Ask the Expert article, featured in West Essex Life Magazine, Mr Stuart Graham, a Consultant Urological Surgeon at The Holly Private Hospital talks about this common and extremely painful condition.   What you need to know about kidney stones Recently, Nicky Campbell, the BBC Radio 5 Live breakfast presenter, missed his show […]

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Date: 09/07/2019

Free eye checks at capital clinic as part of one-stop-shop for eye surgery

The Edinburgh Clinic are now offering free eye clinics for patients as part of a growing portfolio of eye procedures. The clinic’s first in-house optometrist, Leila Raeburn, is offering free checks for patients requiring potential cataract, refractive and clear lens exchange surgery. Part of a long-term plan to offer patients a one-stop-shop when it comes […]

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Date: 03/07/2019

NMC Healthcare – Aspen appoints new CEO

NMC Healthcare – Aspen announced today the appointment of a new CEO, Rob Anderson who will start as Chief Executive Officer, effective from 1 July 2019. Rob has in-depth and widespread knowledge of managing healthcare organisations with a successful track record spanning 22 years in the independent healthcare sector; driving significant success as a Hospital […]

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Date: 04/06/2019

Signs and symptoms of male depression

In out latest Ask the Expert article, featured in West Essex Life Magazine, Dr Thomas Dannhauser, Consultant Psychiatrist at The Holly Private Hospital talks about the signs and symptoms of male depression. You can read the full unabridged article here.    Male depression is a serious medical condition, but many men try to ignore it. […]

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Date: 20/05/2019

Aspen Healthcare wins again at the HR Distinction Awards 2019

Aspen Healthcare was celebrating success recently after winning at the HR Distinction Awards, for the second year in a row. Rachel Miller, Junior HR Business Partner was awarded the prize for Rising Talent in HR. The Rising Talent in HR award recognises an individual who has a clear understanding of the business and demonstrates an […]

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Date: 20/05/2019

Regular eye tests vital to identify underlying conditions

Regular eye tests are vital in order to identify a range of conditions that can be more successfully treated with early diagnosis advises Mr Ankur Barua, a consultant ophthalmic surgeon at Midland Eye. Mr Barua, who completed an advanced fellowship in Cornea and Refractive Surgery, carries out complex anterior segment surgery including corneal grafting, keratoconus […]

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Date: 17/05/2019