Hartlepool United Football is
delighted to announce that Nuffield Health Tees Hospital in Stockton is now the
The new alliance
between Pools and Nuffield Health, the UK's largest healthcare charity, will
give players access to a range of specialist consultants and healthcare
services at Nuffield Health Tees Hospital, including post injury scans andx-rays, treatment plans and surgery where necessary.
Welcoming the collaboration, Mark
Maguire, Chief Executive, said: “This is a really significant new partnershipfor the Club.
“I look forward to working with
Nuffield Health over the coming years to promote not only their fantastic
facility in Stockton but also to work together on some of our core communitywork, in particular around health and wellbeing.
“These kind of key partnerships willbe central to our future progression and I'm delighted to welcome them on board.”
A not-for-profit healthcare organisation,
Nuffield Health runs a network
of award-winning hospitals, fitness and wellbeing clubs together with a host ofother healthcare and diagnostic services across the country.
Its Stockton-on-Tees Hospital has
been providing private healthcare to patients in the North East since 1981. In
a recent patient satisfaction survey, 98% said they are very satisfied with thehospital and would recommend Nuffield Health to their friends and family.
Steve Sharp, Hospital Director at
Nuffield Health Tees Hospital, said: “We are very excited to be involved withlocal club Hartlepool United this season.
“We're delighted to be able to launch
this new partnership. We all know how much of a role health and fitness plays
in competitive sport and we'll be doing everything we can to help Pools achievetheir goals this season.
“As an organisation dedicated to
improving people's health and wellbeing, we always want to encourage people to
take part in sporting activities like football. We believe that we are the perfectpartners to give expert advice on training, recovery and injury prevention.”