Top 10 largest hospitals in the world

Shaun Bowie
|Mar 2|magazine2 min read

9. St. George’s Hospital

Capacity: 1,300

Location: London, United Kingdom

St. George’s Hospital is the largest hospital in the United Kingdom, primarily serving 1.3mn people in southwest London and significant populations of Surrey and Sussex, totalling around 3.5mn.

The hospital itself is 200 years old and is one of country’s principle teaching and training hospitals.

St George’s has 1,300 beds and around 8,500 staff members as well as having several centres of excellence, such as its stroke care and cardiology unit. It was merged with community services Wandsworth in 2010 to integrate the provision of healthcare in the area.