We understand that seeking medical treatment can be a worrying time for patients and their family especially when this is done in a foreign country.
In most cases a visitor visa is all that is required to come to the UK for private medical treatment, we can assist with the application for this, by providing an appointment letter with details of treatment you will undergo in the UK with the estimation of the costings and duration of stay The clinic has extensive experience of caring for international patients and of working with their home clinicians to ensure that they are fully informed of the patient’s investigations and treatment.
Cardiac Screen which is based on the ground floor of Balppa House is situated in London’s South Bank area, 5 minutes’ walk from Elephant & Castle and Borough tube stations and 15- 20 minutes’ walk from London Bridge and Waterloo mainline and underground stations.
Many of the Embassy Health Offices provide a translator to accompany their patients. If this service is not available we can recommend the following providers who patients can contact.
Medic Interpreters is a specialist medical translation and interpretation service. They principally utilise medical students and staff to provide the service. www.medic-interpreters.co.uk / 44 (0) 208 438 6305.
No Language Barrier has a medical section and has worked with patients attending many clinics both NHS and Private. www.nolanguagebarrier.co.uk / 44 (0) 208 675 0953.
If your payment is sponsored by the embassy or your company, we will require a letter of guarantee of payment, and thereafter the invoices directly to your embassy or sponsoring organization. If you are paying for treatment yourself, you will then be asked to settle your account in full before you leave.