Kent Medical Campus
Kent Medical Campus – ‘Where Health, Science and Education come together’
Establishing itself as a fully integrated centre of excellence for health, science and education in the South East, Kent Medical Campus is able to deliver flexible, exciting and immediate high-end property solutions to occupiers seeking expansion or relocation opportunities in these dynamic priority sectors. Kent Medical Campus has the full backing of both Maidstone Borough Council and the South East Local Enterprise Partnership.
Situated just off Junction 7 of the M20 in Maidstone, Kent Medical Campus is a 30-acre site designed to stimulate and support research-led health and life science businesses and clinical service providers, supported by universities and specialist training providers.
As a ‘live’ Enterprise Zone, businesses relocating to Kent Medical Campus can apply for business rate discounts worth up to £55,000 annually for five years (a maximum of £275,000 per business).
Purpose-built to meet the latest national specifications for improving mental health, the hospital will provide an important and much-needed service for patients in Kent.
Located on a two-acre plot, the £18 million facility provides services for patients suffering from a variety of mental health problems. Home to facilities for therapeutic and recreational activities, training, and administration, the facility brings a vital new service to the people of Kent, as well as creating hundreds of new jobs and considerable investment to Maidstone. Cygnet Hospital further underlines Kent’s international reputation as a leader in the growing health, life sciences and education sectors.
The largest independent hospital in Kent, the Kent Institute of Medicine and Surgery (KIMS) was opened by HRH The Duke of Gloucester in 2014. Representing an investment of £90 million, KIMS provides safe, outstanding quality care for its patients. With 72 en-suite bedrooms and five operating theatres, KIMS provides state-of-the-art care in a range of specialisms, including orthopaedic surgery, cardiology, gynaecology, and general surgery.