Who we are

A profitable, successful business led by an experienced and stable senior management team. We provide the highest quality of care through the latest medical technology, new facilities, and a focus on inspiring leadership and employee development.

Company Overview

Spire Healthcare is a leading independent hospital group in the United Kingdom and the largest in terms of revenue. Our Purpose is to make a positive difference to people's lives through outstanding personalised care. We treat insured, self-pay and NHS patients.

Everyone at Spire is aligned to this Purpose, which makes a positive difference to all our colleagues instilling a culture of respect, inclusion and collaboration across the business.

From our 39 hospitals and 30 clinics across England, Wales and Scotland, Spire Healthcare provides diagnostics, inpatient, day case and outpatient care.

We deliver high standards of care, with integrity and compassion and from high-quality facilities.

We also own and operate sports medicine, physiotherapy and rehabilitation brand, Perform. Working in partnership with almost 8,150 experienced consultants, our hospitals delivered tailored, personalised care to almost 870,000 inpatients and day case patients in 2021.

Company History

  • 2007

    The group was founded with the acquisition and rebranding of 25 Bupa hospitals in 2007.

  • 2008

    Further hospitals and clinics added, including 10 Classic hospitals.

  • 2014

    St Anthony's hospital in Greater London added in May.

    Since 2007, the group has made significant capital investments in its estate and continues to deliver successful and award winning clinical outcomes and high levels of patient satisfaction.

  • 2019

    In March 2019, the Group numbered over 11,700 employees nationwide and more than 7,000 self-employed consultant surgeons and other clinical specialists.

  • 2020

    Spire dedicated its hospitals and resources to the NHS to support the fight against coronavirus. Spire hospitals worked in collaboration with their local NHS trusts to support not only the treatment of coronavirus patients, but also help the NHS to deliver other urgent operations and cancer treatments.

Spire is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE250 index.

Our vision, mission and values

Our mission is to bring together the best people, dedicated to developing excellent clinical environments and delivering the highest quality patient care. We continue to invest in our people and facilities to ensure our patients receive high standards of care.

Our vision

To be recognised as a world class healthcare business.

Our mission

To bring together the best people who are dedicated to developing excellent clinical environments and delivering the highest quality patient care.

Our values

We are extremely proud of our heritage in private healthcare and of our values as an organisation:

  • Driving clinical excellence
  • Doing the right thing
  • Caring is our passion
  • Keeping it simple
  • Delivering on our promises
  • Succeeding and celebrating together

Our people are our difference, it's their dedication, warmth and pursuit of excellence that sets Spire Healthcare apart.


We have a strong culture of compliance, which applies at all levels of the business and is supported by our compliance programme. Spire considers that it is the responsibility of all Board Members, staff and representatives of Spire, at all levels, to ensure compliance with all applicable laws, including competition law, anti-bribery law, anti-tax evasion facilitation law, healthcare regulations and data protection law.

The Board is determined that strict compliance with the law is a requirement of the business. No director or employee has the authority to give any order or direction which conflicts with this.



Care delivered to almost 870,000 patients in 2021


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of patients say their experience of our service was ‘Very Good’ or ‘Good’



We work in partnership with almost 8,150 experienced Consultants


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of colleagues are proud to work for Spire Healthcare


of colleagues believe our top priority is delivering the highest quality patient care


of colleagues would recommend Spire Healthcare to a relative or friend