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Healthcare Finance

Funding the build of a new hospital, care home or health facility. Acquiring diagnostic or therapeutic equipment. Or funding for a strategic growth initiative. Whatever you’re trying to achieve, Shawbrook’s specialist healthcare finance team provide a range of funding solutions tailored to the unique needs of the healthcare sector to help you optimise cashflow, fund growth, support specific events or acquire new diagnostic equipment. 

Why Shawbrook?

From independent dentists and physiotherapists to major NHS trusts and private hospitals, the healthcare sector is a hugely diverse field. At Shawbrook, we’re fully equipped to help at every level and understand the unique needs and income structures of regulated UK healthcare SMEs. 

  • A collaborative team built around a flatter organisation chart allows us to act with speed
  • The breadth of our market knowledge and debt products enables us to deliver greater flexibility in the way we structure tailored solutions, meaning we may be able to find a way where others may not
  • A reputation of delivering for the healthcare sector, with vast experience to draw upon from within the team and our wider SME franchise delivers unique insights that can’t be found anywhere else

These qualities are underpinned by an entrepreneurial mindset and a can-do attitude.

We provide funding for:

  • Elderly care services
  • Specialist care, mental health & rehabilitation services
  • Children’s care services
  • Dentistry, pharmacy & veterinary services
  • Medical services
  • Consultants & primary care services
  • Diagnostics and treatment Services
  • Care home developments

About our Healthcare Finance solutions

As an experienced provider of tailored finance to the healthcare sector, Shawbrook can offer a single lender solution for debt facilities up to £25m, providing committed capital to cater for any event-driven needs. Our healthcare specific facilities are either secured, or provided on a pure cashflow lend with speed and simplicity in mind to support regulated UK healthcare SMEs.

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Asset Finance

When you’re faced with the need to purchase diagnostic equipment, we can offer a range of products that could help manage the cost – including hire purchase, finance lease and sale and leaseback.

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Professions Finance

Working capital solutions for professionals in the legal and medical sectors, helping to spread the cost of tax liabilities, membership fees and insurances.

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Development Finance

Looking to develop land from the ground up or refurbish an existing building? Our team takes the time to fully understand the complexities of the build, providing reliable funding to ensure your development project goes from blueprint to reality.


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Leveraged Finance

A senior debt product designed for established healthcare businesses requiring funding for growth, an acquisition, change of ownership or other general corporate purpose.

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Supporting the businesses you support

A single lender solution for debt facilities up to £20m, providing committed capital to cater for event-driven needs. Sector-agnostic and a pure cashflow lend with speed and simplicity in mind to support sponsor-backed UK healthcare SMEs.

Useful information

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We break down the latest data, insights and topics to help SMEs understand the key issues affecting their business.

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News & case studies

Read our latest news and find out more about the businesses we have supported.

Adviser or Business Introducer?

We work with a range of corporate debt advisers, accountants, lawyers, and other knowledge based introducers to find solutions for their clients. 

If your business is introducing clients to the right partners and we haven't spoken before, we understand that a conversation is just the start.

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Our business

About Shawbrook

Shawbrook provides finance to a wide range of customers who value the premium experience, flexibility and certainty we deliver.  We are a purpose-led organisation, with a focus on delivering long-term sustainable value for all our stakeholders.

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Our sustainability strategy is designed to create value for our customers, colleagues, communities, suppliers and shareholders, while having a positive impact on society and the wider environment. 

Saracens sponsorship

As official banking partner of Saracens Rugby Club, we are proud to champion elite women’s sport by supporting the growth of both women’s rugby and netball as lead sponsor of the Mavericks.