Benenden Personal Healthcare in numbers

We take a look at some vital statistics and achievements at the heart of this award-winning healthcare provider.

Founded in 1905 to provide affordable treatment for postal workers suffering from tuberculosis, today Benenden provides a wide range of discretionary healthcare services to a membership of around 850,000 people.

Our healthcare in numbers


850,000 – healthcare community members
362,225 – member calls received
95,695 – services offered to members, their family and friends
39,620 – number of times diagnostic services offered
36,153 – number of calls to 24/7 GP advice lines
20,000 – members have been with us for more than 50 years
15,834 – referrals to Benenden Hospital in Kent
52 – average member age
47 – average age of new members