Peter Cooper, St Andrews Hospital
What is your role/job at St Andrew’s Hospital?
Director, Engineering and Support Services
What do you love about working in a private hospital?
The culture. Friendly and focused. The sense of achieving better outcomes for our patients.
How long have you been working at St Andrew’s for?
Since 2002 (15 yrs).
What is the best sentence/comment you have heard from a patient?
‘Thank you for your commitment to a successful outcome from my surgical procedure.’
‘The surgeon, nurses & all other staff were totally committed to making my visit as enjoyable as a Hospital visit can possibly be.’
Finish this sentence: I value private hospitals because…
They provide an excellent level of care & focussed expertise in a culture where the specific requirements of each individual patient are the primary concern.