University Hospitals Birmingham Charity

University Hospitals Birmingham Charity

Charity information

University Hospitals Birmingham Charity

University Hospitals Birmingham Charity is the official name for the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham Charity, Heartlands Hospital Charity, Solihull Hospital Charity and Good Hope Hospital charity. It exists to benefit patients at these four hospitals by providing those things that are over and above that provided by the NHS whether that be new equipment, research or patient care.

Founded 2016

  • Mission statement

    The charity’s mission is to improve patients' lives by supporting and improving the services by University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust.

    The charity exists to support medical and health research, and to encourage excellence in healthcare for patients and their carers, wholly or mainly through the services provided by University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, including support for the UK’s military patients who are treated at the Royal Centre for Defence Medicine.

    All funding provided by the charity is over and above core NHS services. None of your donation is used to replace core NHS funding.

  • Aims

    University Hospitals Birmingham Charity aims to:

    • To fund cutting edge medical equipment, normally only found in Harley Street or US hospitals, that are not available on the NHS.
    • To provide facilities not normally seen in an NHS hospital, such as Fisher House, our
    • To pump prime medical research that will allow our doctors and nurses to get initial data that will generate additional research funding in the future, or will make a difference to our patients now.
    • To provide those added extras that make a patients' stay a little better whether that be through funding radios on the wards or pizza nights for our patients on the Teenage Cancer Young Persons Unit
  • Overview

    Established: February 2016

    Registered Charity Number: 1165716

    Board members: 7

    Full time staff: 6

    Part time staff: 4

    Volunteers: 45

    Phone number: 0121 371 4852

    Address: 5th Floor Nuffield House, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham B15 2TH

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
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