The story of our hospital


  • 1958

    Sancta Maria Nursing Home Founded

    Surgeons Mr Tanner and Mr Cellan-Jones join forces with Ursulines of Jesus sisters to takeover the former Brunswick Nursing Home and transform it into a six bed private nursing hospital renaming it Sancta Maria.

  • 1962

    New building completed

    A larger premises combining Sancta Maria with the neighbouring Mirador is completed, creating a new operating theatre and more patient rooms.

  • 1980

    X-Ray unit installed

    First X-Ray unit gifted to Sancta Maria marking a major improvement in patient care.

  • 1983

    Silver Jubilee and status change

    Sancta Maria Nursing Home becomes Sancta Maria Hospital reflecting a diversification from just care for the elderly over the last 25 years.

  • 1985

    The Healthcare Management Trust Founded

    HMT was registered with The Charity Commission.

  • 1988

    HMT purchases Sancta Maria Hospital

    HMT invests £500k on improvements and equipment. Ursuline Sisters remain on management committee and staff the Hospital.

  • 1998

    Improvements to hospital exterior

    Major work undertaken to front steps and entrance to improve access from Ffynone Road.

  • 1999

    New systems introduced

    Introduction of new patient administration system specifically for private hospitals.

  • 2016

    Upgraded diagnostic equipment

    Radiology room renovated and systems upgraded to offer digital X-Ray.

  • 2017

    Plans approved for a new state of the art hospital

    Plans for a purpose-built private hospital in SA1 Swansea Waterfront are approved with construction starting in 2018.

"What a lovely place this is, the staff are wonderful, doctors, nurses and kitchen staff. Thank you. Excellent care."


Have a question? Please contact us - We will try to answer you within the next 24 hours.


  • HMT Sancta Maria Hospital
  • Ffynone Road
  • Swansea
  • SA1 6DF


  • General enquiries: 01792 479 040
  • Email enquiries: info@hmtsanctamaria.org
  • www.twitter.com/HMTSanctaMaria
  • www.facebook.com/SanctaMariaHospital/

HMT Sancta Maria Hospital are recognised by the following health insurance companies