Deutche Bank Place, 126 Phillip Street, Suite 18.03, Level 18, Sydney, New South Wales (nsw) 2000
Type of Company
Hospitals & Patient Services
Ramsay Health Care was established by Paul Ramsay, in Sydney, Australia, in 1964 and has grown to become a global hospital group operating 116 hospitals and day surgery facilities across Australia, the United Kingdom, France and Indonesia.
Ramsay Health Care facilities cater for a broad range of health care needs from day surgery procedures to highly complex surgery, as well as psychiatric care and rehabilitation. With circa 10,000 beds, the Company employs over 30,000 staff across four countries and treats over 1 million patients per annum.
The Company is well-respected throughout the health care industry for operating quality private hospitals and for its excellent record in hospital management and patient care. Ramsay Health Care focuses on maintaining the highest standards of quality and safety; being an employer of choice and operating its business according to The Ramsay Way philosophy: “People Caring for People”.
Ramsay also takes a leadership role in shaping the world that we live in through its focus on the environment, good corporate governance and societal issues at large. In 2012, the Company was recognised in the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World, one of only six Australian companies to make this industry-leading corporate sustainability index. It has also been recognised by the FTSE4Good Index in 2011 and 2012 for meeting globally recognised corporate social responsibility standards.
In November 2007, Ramsay Health Care acquired Capio UK and its portfolio of hospitals in England. Ramsay Health Care UK is now one of the leading providers of independent hospital services in the UK, with a network of 38 acute hospitals and day procedure centres providing a comprehensive range of clinical specialties to private and self insured patients as well as to patients referred by the National Health Service (NHS).
In March 2010, Ramsay Health Care purchased a 57% interest in Group Proclif SAS (Proclif), a leading private hospital operator based in France. Proclif changed its name to Ramsay Santé. Ramsay Santé is one of the leading operators of private hospitals in the greater Paris region managing eight acute hospitals in the fields of medicine, surgery and obstetrics with approximately 1000 beds and day places. Ramsay Health Care purchased a further hospital – Clinique Convert – in the Rhône Alpes region, in May 2011. The Company now operates nine hospitals in France
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