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Respite Care

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King Edward VII’s Hospital bespoke respite care is tailored to meet your needs.

We promote a supportive care model that could give a rest to your regular carers. We work with you to help you get back on your feet, so that you can feel safe and confident.

During the traditionally less busy summer month of August we are bringing respite care packages back to the Hospital.

Enquiries & Appointments

Call 020 7467 4344

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What is included in the respite care package?

  • Full board including private room with en-suite bathroom, wide screen television and Wi-Fi facilities
  • One visit from a consultant physician/surgeon
  • First class menus and food service
  • A pharmacy review
  • A weekly care plan review
  • Open visiting hours
  • 24 hour in-house doctor
  • Assistance can be given when required by a health care assistant

Our self-pay care packages start at £3,500 per week and are usually 7 to 14 days, depending on clinical assessment.

Other available services*:

  • Laundry and dry cleaning service
  • Daily newspapers
  • Occupational therapy
  • Hairdressing service
  • Reflexology
  • Massage therapy
  • Physiotherapy treatments
  • Diagnostic imaging
  • Nurse specialist
  • Counselling

*These services will be charged separately

Will I need to bring anything?

We want you to be as comfortable as possible during your stay, so we recommend that you bring the following with you:

  • A daily change of clothes
  • Night-wear and dressing gown
  • Comfortable, well-fitting shoes
  • Toiletries
  • Any medication you are currently taking
  • Any walking aids or continence products you might have

Why King Edward VII's Hospital?

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Because our standards are apparent in everything we do…
  • Patient-centred care – placing you at the heart of everything we do
  • Hand-picked consultants– so you can choose from one of the finest specialists in the UK
  • Multidisciplinary approach – working together in specialist teams, deciding on a personalised treatment plan for you
  • Innovative treatments – state-of-the-art medical facilities designed with unparalleled safety and precision in mind
  • Quality and safety – prioritising high quality, safe and effective healthcare, always
  • Charitable work – any surplus we make goes into providing subsidised medical care to Veterans of the Armed Forces.

There is a reason why over 98% of our patients would recommend King Edward VII’s Hospital to family and friends.
Book your consultation today: Call 020 7467 4344