One of the largest hospital trusts in England, with five hospitals and community clinics serving a local population of around 695,000 people. They also provide some specialist services for a wider population, including renal services in Medway and Maidstone and a cardiac service for all of Kent based at William Harvey Hospital, Ashford.Their vision is ‘great healthcare from great people’. Everything we do is guided by our vision and values. They have a national and international reputation for delivering high quality specialist care, particularly in urology, kidney disease, and vascular services.
Their value and pursue excellence in research and innovation. Their Trust has been ranked first in Kent for clinical research studies, as well as consistently recruiting high numbers of patients into research trials. As a teaching Trust they play a vital role in the education and training of doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals, working closely with local universities and Kings College University in London.
East Kent Is a good place to live
Kent is consistently recognised in the international media as one of the best places to work and live in the UK. And with London within easy reach thanks to fast rail connections, the county has become a magnet for young creatives and affluent families looking for a better quality of life.
Travel in East Kent
Better transport links to London, and the establishment of headline attractions such as Dreamland and the Turner Contemporary Gallery, the East Kent coast has become a hotbed of art projects, chic B&Bs, surprisingly sophisticated culinary havens and idiosyncratic …