Ross Hall Hospital, BMI
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- Ross Hall Hospital, BMI
- BMI Healthcare is the acute private hospital division of General Healthcare Group and is the largest independent provider of private health care in the UK. It is committed to providing a consistent, high quality service to local communities.
Ross Hall Hospital in Glasgow is part of BMI Healthcare, Britain's leading provider of independent healthcare with nearly sixty hospitals nationwide performing more complex surgery than any other private healthcare provider in the country. Our commitment is to quality and value, providing facilities for advanced surgical procedures together with friendly, professional care.
Ross Hall Hospital has 101 beds with all rooms offering the privacy and comfort of en-suite facilities, satellite TV and telephone. The hospital has four theatres, one minor procedures theatre, five bed intensive care unit and a high dependency unit.
These facilities combined with the latest in technology and on-site support services, enable our consultants to undertake a wide range of procedures from routine investigations to complex surgery. This specialist expertise is supported by caring and professional medical staff, with dedicated nursing teams and Resident Medical Officers on duty 24 hours a day, providing care within a friendly and comfortable environment
Ross Hall Hospital has 101 beds.
We provide a variety of services to make your stay as pleasant as possible. Every room has a telephone, television and ensuite bathroom, providing comfort, privacy and individual attention. Great care is also taken to ensure that all your meals are not only nutritious but appetising. A wide variety of food is available and menus can be prepared to suit special dietary needs or particular preferences.
Visiting hours are flexible and visitors can enjoy meals in the hospital restaurant.
Cosmetic & Plastic surgery
Diagnostic imaging & Interventional radiology
Obesity & Bariatric (Weight Loss) surgery
Speech & language therapy
As the UK’s leading independent healthcare provider, BMI Healthcare really is ‘A magnet for the best’ health care, non-clinical and support professionals.
Whether you are newly-qualified, returning from a career break, or looking for a new challenge, this Group has the depth of services to build your career in healthcare.
BMI have made an ongoing commitment to invest in training of people through providing a focused programme of clinical and non-clinical courses. They have introduced a range of tools to create personal development plans and career pathways for advancement, creating lines of succession for the future. These tools include appraisals and development reviews.
In recent years eleven BMI hospitals were ranked among the best organisations in the UK for nurses to work, according to The Nursing Times Top 100.
The annual survey, which is open to both NHS and independent healthcare providers in the acute, primary care, mental health and ambulance sectors, celebrates the very best in nursing employment practice including strong nursing leadership, flexible and family-friendly practices, openness and ability to listen to staff, level of staff involvement, training, development and mentorship.
Healthcare is a people business at its heart. The aim is for BMI Healthcare to be the number one company to work for in healthcare and they want their staff to be proud and happy to work for them.
In short, BMI knows that people are key to their continuing success - and their benefits package reflects their desire to become a truly first-choice employer.
Flexible hours info
BMI understands that modern life often requires modern working arrangements. That’s why they are always prepared to take your personal commitments into account - whether that means offering term-time contracts or just flexible hours as part of our Bank staff.
Developing your career info
Your success is our success, so you’ll find support throughout your career. BMI strongly encourage internal movement and development, and provide training to enable this.
Training and development
BMI’s commitment to investment in their staff sets them apart. They provide training on a local basis for all staff to help them progress their careers in a direction of their choosing.
If you are considering starting a career in healthcare BMI Healthcare is the place to start. BMI’s 12-week Health Care Assistant program is designed to provide you with a mix of classroom and practical training equipping you with the skills you need to work in either theatres or wards.
On the clinical side, they provide courses for specific needs, such as returning to practice or conversion courses for nurses wishing to enhance their skills.
For non-clinical staff, they support a range of professional qualifications relevant to specific disciplines.
For management staff in all disciplines they offer a bespoke training program to equip you with the tools and confidence to successfully develop your management skills.
Quality time info
At the heart of our approach is a dedication to extraordinary patient care. BMI has an excellent staff-to-patient ratio means you’ll enjoy the opportunity to spend quality time with people, usually in the privacy and comfort of their own room.
Benefits package info
Their benefits package includes a group-wide pension scheme, private medical healthcare and screening for all staff after one year’s service. They also offer an Employee Assistance Programme to all their people, providing confidential counselling on any issue - personal, legal or work-related.
The Ross Hall Hospital is located in Glasgow, the largest city in Scotland and third most populous in the United Kingdom. The city is situated on the River Clyde in the country's west central lowlands. A person from Glasgow is known as a Glaswegian, which is also the name of the local dialect.
Transport and Travel
Located to the south west of Glasgow, Ross Hall Hospital is within easy reach by both car and public transport.
Exit the M8 motorway (East and West at Junction 26) and proceed south via Hillington Industrial Estate towards Paisley Road West for 1.5 miles. The hospital lies 0.5 miles beyond the Paisley Road West Junction, on the left hand side.
Exit the M77 at Junction 2.
From the South (Kilmarnock & Ayr) bear left, proceed straight through the roundabout and turn left at the traffic lights onto Barrhead Road.
From the North (City Centre) bear right onto Barrhead Road.
From all directions, continue along Barrhead Road and at the next roundabout take the third exit onto Brockburn Road. At the end of the road turn right onto Crookston Road and Ross Hall Hospital is 1/4 mile on the right hand side.
The nearest station, Crookston, on the Paisley Canal line out of Glasgow Central, is 200 yards from the hospital. On exiting the station turn right.
Ross Hall Hospital is a 15 minute taxi drive from both Glasgow city centre and Glasgow Airport.