Regent’s Park shortlisted to provide managed cardiology services at Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust

LONDON, United Kingdom, 14 August 2014: Regent’s Park Heart Clinics (Regent’s Park), an independent company specialising in the provision of cardiology services, today announced it had been shortlisted to provide managed cardiology services at Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust.

Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust has 788 beds and operates from three sites in Amersham, Stoke Mandeville and Wycombe. The Trust provides a comprehensive range of cardiology services to the population of Buckinghamshire and surrounding areas and wishes to improve the provision of these services at Wycombe Hospital. The Trust is seeking a private partner to provide financing of a new catheter laboratory and inviting options to allow for the potential for a managed service agreement.

Dr Ohri, Chief Executive of Regent’s Park, said: “We are naturally delighted to have passed the rigorous pre-qualification criteria and to move onto the next phase of the procurement process.” He added: “We look forward to entering the commercial dialogue phase and engaging more fully with the Trust to understand their aspirations and expectations in more detail.”

Regent’s Park has been a national provider of cardiology services to the NHS since 2003. The company comprises five operating divisions arranged across a nationwide network of cardiac catheterisation laboratories, cardiac personnel and specialist heart clinics that together have delivered over 100,000 invasive cardiology procedures – coronary angiograms, coronary angioplasty, cardiac electrophysiology, transcatheter aortic valve implantations, defibrillator insertions and pacing procedures. Regent’s Park prides itself on its ability to deliver high quality, cost-effective cardiac care, through excellent service, efficient operations management, well-trained staff and uncompromising professionalism.

The Regent’s Park guiding philosophy is that every patient with heart disease should have access to healthcare of a world-class standard.