Introduction

Accessing the right treatment for you has never been easier. With over 100 NHS qualified Consultants to choose from at Sancta Maria, you can be assured that you will receive a professional and friendly experience.

Why choose a private hospital

Healthcare is the most important thing you can buy.

We understand finding the right private healthcare provider for you is one of the most important decisions you can make. We believe in patient choice and will find the right personal options for you, to make your experience with us as pleasant as possible.

High quality of care

The Sancta Maria team are proud of their quality of care record and strive to continually find new ways to improve standards of healthcare throughout the group.

By choosing Sancta Maria you will experience excellence in clinical procedures, in a restful, welcoming environment.

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At HMT Sancta Maria we strive to provide the most comfortable patient experience possible. Patients staying with us benefit from our traditional healthcare values that you’d expect from one of the UK’s leading private hospitals.

From the moment you check in at HMT Sancta Maria you will be shown to your own private room with in room entertainment facilities. Fresh bedding and comfortable mattresses await you, with plenty of space for visiting friends and family.

A full range of appetizing meals are freshly prepared on site, where our highly trained chefs lovingly prepare each meal and bake fresh cakes and desserts in our state of the art kitchen – who knew hospital food could taste so good?

HMT Sancta Maria consistently outperform NHS facilities and we have been ranked as the top performing hospital in South West Wales.

Quality private health care

HMT Sancta Maria Hospital strives to provide the very best of modern private healthcare.

HMT Sancta Maria Hospital is registered with the Healthcare Inspectorate Wales, as required under the Care Standards Act 2000 and the Independent Health Care (Wales) Regulations 2011. Healthcare Inspectorate Wales inspect HMT Sancta Maria Hospital to check whether or not standards are being met. Inspections take place regularly and, where possible, are unannounced.

During inspections Healthcare Inspectorate Wales ask people about their experiences of care, talk to our staff and check that the right systems and processes are in place. They judge whether HMT Sancta Maria Hospital is meeting all the necessary standards and publishes reports of their findings on their website.

In between inspections Healthcare Inspectorate Wales continually monitor all the information that they hold on HMT Sancta Maria Hospital. The information comes from inspections, the public, healthcare staff, health services and other organisations.

Any comments provide a valuable and important source of feedback, to which we are committed to listening and acting upon. They provide an opportunity for us to examine our services and clinical practices and ensure the quality of services we offer to all our patients.

HMT Sancta Maria hospital asks all patients to complete a patient satisfaction questionnaire

Here are some testimonials from recent patient experiences.

I would like to express my sincerest thanks! You have truly changed my life since my operation.

Having this surgery was the best thing I’ve ever done! Thank you to everyone at Sancta Maria.

Every member of staff encountered made me feel confident and at ease for my very first ever stay in hospital. Truly grateful.

The nurses were friendly and put me at ease. The Consultant was professional and explained everything that I wanted to know.

It was like a 5 star hotel! Fantastic medical care and service next to none. Wish I could have stayed longer.

I had breast enlargement by Mr Ghattura I would highly recommend him he’s professional yet friendly and puts you at ease. 1st class surgeon!! I only have good things to say about Santa Maria and Mr Ghattura please pass on my thoughts to him.

I had a minor op conducted by Mr Roger Morgan today who is a credit to his profession,I was well impressed with the whole experience, thanks to all staff who looked after me. First class.

I would like to thank all the staff at Sancta Maria, Swansea for their outstanding care whilst I had my foot operated on last October. Mr Williams was the consultant surgeon and I cannot thank him enough. My foot had previously been operated on and as I am a veteran runner I was very concerned about the outcome. Well I am delighted to say I completed the Plymouth half marathon two weeks ago.

HMT St Sancta Maria Hospital follows rigorous infection control procedures, and as a result has had no known occurrences of hospital acquired MRSA.

We routinely screen patients who could be carrying MRSA unknowingly prior to hospital admission and great emphasis is placed on infection control measures, including hand hygiene and cleaning throughout the hospital. We have trained infection control prevention nurses and all our staff have mandatory training in infection control.

Our dedicated team of housekeepers are managed by the support services supervisor and understand fully the need for the highest standards of cleanliness.

Accommodation

Sancta Maria Hospital is located just outside Swansea City Centre and has commanding views over Swansea Bay, towards Mumbles and Gower. Patients can book a single room, many of which have en suite facilities. Parents are, of course, welcome to stay over with their children staying with us.

Every bedroom has an electronic Nurse call system, satellite television, a direct dial telephone and wireless internet access.

Visitors are welcome to dine with patients in their room for a small additional charge.

Menu Options and Refreshments

We recognise that when you are not feeling well, it can be difficult to find something you feel able to eat. With this in mind, we have designed a menu to cater for varying appetites.

As well as our sandwiches, salads, starters, main courses and desserts, we have introduced a range of ‘light diet’ options. Alternatively, if there is something you prefer that is not on our menu, your ward hostess will be pleased to do all they can to meet your request.

All food is prepared on site and local suppliers are used wherever possible. Please inform us of any special diets, which will be well catered for.

Visitor meals can be ordered, so that visitors can eat with patients in their room. A drinks service is also available.

Operating Theatres

The hospital has a main operating theatre equipped with an ultra clean air facility called laminar flow.

We have a state of the art day surgery unit, endoscopy suite and recovery room.

Pathology Laboratory

Sancta Maria’s Hospital pathology service provides a wide range of diagnostic pathology including microbiology, haematology, biochemistry and histopathology.

Supervised by a number of Consultant Pathologists, patients find using the service to be quick and easy, with appointments available without delay and results ready very promptly.

X-ray & Imaging Services

Sancta Maria offers a comprehensive radiology service.

Ultrasound, routine radiology and a mobile image intensifier allow us to complete most diagnostic examinations on site.

It is usually possible to arrange an appointment within a week of your GP referring you. For further information or to make an appointment, please call or send us an email.

Physiotherapy

Sancta Maria’s physiotherapy service, staffed by experienced Chartered Physiotherapists, provides expert professional treatment for both inpatients and outpatients.