We are a team of specialist healthcare planners with unrivalled experience and expertise in the planning and development of healthcare services and facilities. Our experience is founded on many years of work with a wide range of clients exclusively within the healthcare and related sectors. We are constantly looking to share, innovate and encourage best practice in the development of new services and facilities.

Some of Our Recent Work:

Latest News:

Midland Metropolitan Hospital - Preferred Bidder

October 2015

SHP is delighted to announce that Carillion is preferred bidder for the £430 million Midland Metropolitan Hospital Public Private Partnership project. Strategic Healthcare Planning has been supporting the team as Healthcare Planning consultants throughout the scheme……read more

New Papworth Hospital achieves Financial Close

April 2015

Financial Close for the Project was achieved in March 2015 allowing construction work to start immediately on the Cambridge site.

SHP were part of the Trust Team in reviewing the Skanska proposals leading up to this significant milestone.


UK Government hosts Turkish Ministry of Health

November 2014


The British Government recently played host to representatives from the Turkish Ministry of Health and members of their construction industry....read more

GREAT Festival of Creativity

June 2014


Strategic Healthcare Planning have recently returned from the ‘GREAT Festival of Creativity’ in Istanbul following working with one of the successful PPP teams for Turkish healthcare projects....read more


Healthcare in the UAE

June 2014


SHP has recently assembled a proposal for a major healthcare facility within the UAE. Comments have been received on the quality of the submission as indicated below:


Dear John,

Just wanted to thank you and Jeremy for the tremendous cooperation in helping us put this wonderful Hospital Proposal together. Even the Sheikh's first words were "Fantastic"....read more



The New Papworth Hospital Approved

May 2014


A £165 million deal for the New Papworth Hospital has been approved by the Chief Secretary to the Treasury, Danny Alexander, and the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne....read more



New Partner

May 2014

The Partners of SHP LLP are delighted to announce that Jeremy Cox has joined the Partnership and will add his specialist skills to the team in responding to the ever changing needs of the healthcare market...read more



SHP in Saudi

January 2014

Jane McMahon has recently returned from a trip to Saudi Arabia with UKTI. The trip was centred around "Binging Life to Healthcare Facilities" and Jane was part of a team from the UK who presented at all day seminars – one in Riyadh and one in Jeddah. Jane began session one of each seminar which was titled ‘patient centred planning’... read more



New Papworth Hospital Announces Preferred Partner

January 2014

The first images illustrating what the New Papworth Hospital will look like have been unveiled by the Trust, as Papworth Hospital announces its intention to appoint Skanska as the preferred bidder to lead the project.


Following a rigorous evaluation of bids received from two consortia, Skanska has been selected to lead the consortium to design, build and maintain the new Papworth Hospital... read more



Comprehensive Survey of Healthcare Estates

May 2013

Since 1978 when the NHS introduced the principles of estate performance evaluation, the SHP team has provided professional assessment services for all forms of the healthcare estate across the UK.



SHP Design Support for Worcestershire Acute Hospitals

March 2013

Since 2011 SHP has been assisting the Worcestershire Acute Hospitals Trust with the development of a new radiotherapy centre on the Worcestershire Royal Hospital site, building on the... read more



SHP Reviews National Design Guidance

March 2013

One of the most important tools provided by the UK Department of Health for those preparing briefing documentation in connection with the development of the healthcare estate is... read more