Accessing Healthcare

Need Hospital Treatment?

Your Treatment, Your Way.

At Oaklands Hospital, there are a number of ways you can access treatment with us:

  • Come to us as an NHS patient
  • Fund your own treatment as a private patient
  • Use your private medical insurance

NHS Patients

Did you know that you can choose where you receive treatment.

Who can benefit from NHS Services?  

If you choose to have your treatment as an NHS patient at Oaklands Hospital, you will benefit from:

  • Access to your specialist consultant
  • Local, professional treatment
  • Low risk of infection
  • Free parking
  • Short waiting times

If you want to have your treatment at Oaklands Hospital, please speak to your GP and ask to be referred.

What is Patient Choice?

NHS patients now have patient choice, a government initiative that means you can choose where, when and who treats you.

Waiting times

NHS patients can expect to wait up to 18 weeks for treatment. If you need treatment sooner, you may want to pay privately allowing you to have an appointment at a time to suit you. 

Paying For Your Own Treatment

 We have a number of finance packages:

  • TotalCare Package
  • Pay-as-you-go
  • Finance

 As a private patient you will receive excellent benefits including:

  •  A consultant of your choice
  •  An appointment in as soon as 72 hours
  •  A single point of contact
  •  Consultant and matron led care
  •  Access to individual physiotherapy sessions*
  •  À la carte menu
  •  Private en-suite bedroom*
  •  Excellent aftercare & support

To find out more, call us on: 03300 370 628 or email:

Use Your Private Medical Insurance

Oaklands Hospital work alongside all mainstream private health insurers. If you have insurance, you can be referred to us for treatment.

Check that your policy covers you for the treatment and then ask for a referral from your GP or insurer. By using your insurance you benefit from:

  • Fast-track referrals
  • Quick admission process and supports the NHS by saving time and resources
  • All the benefits of a private patient

To find out more, call us on: 03300 370 628 or email:

*Where clinically appropriate

Finance Available

  • Loans for full cost of treatment
  • Straight forward application process
  • Prompt decisions
  • Payments made direct to hospital
  • Interest-free loan plan
  • Administration fee of £95
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Great Benefits

  • Your choice of consultant
  • Appointments in as little as 72 hours
  • A single point of contact
  • Matron and consultant-led care
  • A range of payment options
  • Individual physiotherapy sessions
  • Priority discharge
  • Freshly prepared menu
  • Private en-suite rooms*
  • Aftercare packages
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