Our story

Growing from a small business above a flower shop in 2004, to the UK’s market leading teleradiology provider.

Medica has evolved to become an innovative, dynamic and progressive company.

Our milestones and achievements

Over 100 hospitals

Our service is in use by over 100 NHS Hospitals

2m reports

The number of examinations reported annually exceeds 2 million

Fully certified

We have achieved ISO 9001, ISO 27001, Cyber Essentials and Quality Standard for Imaging (QSI - formerly ISAS). See our full list of accreditations.

Our mission

Our mission is to lead the way in delivering collaborative and responsive telemedicine solutions that put patient outcomes at the heart of what we do. We will achieve this through technical innovation underpinned by the highest standards of clinical excellence.

Our vision

Our vision is to provide market leading diagnostic services by connecting healthcare professionals and organisations with talent and technology. A trusted partner, we will be pioneering in adapting our offering to deliver sustainable and scalable services for customers and their patients.

Our values

Patient first and truly collaborative

We are focused on our goal of improved patient experience and outcome and achieve so much more together by working in a collegiate and cooperative way.

Adaptive and pioneering

We strive to offer the best at all times which means adapting our services and using pioneering software and technologies to ensure the best customer and patient experience.

Responsive and accountable

We are responsive and flexible in our approach, processes and services in order to meet the changing requirements of our customers. We take our responsibilities seriously and act professionally at all times.

Excellence in our DNA

Our reliability and quality of delivery is what our customer’s value most highly about Medica. We are always prepared to go the extra mile to deliver a service that adds value and exceeds expectations.

Our history


Medica UK was established


Nuffield Health acquire 50%, and further shares in 2011


Medica UK achieves ISO 9001 and ISO 27001 certifications


Nuffield Health sell a majority shareholding to CBPE


We relocate from Battle to Hastings, East Sussex to help facilitate our growth. We also establish our Clinical Advisory Group, as well as bringing our out-of-hours call handling team in-house to help improve our NightHawk service.


The company becomes a listed business, entering the London Stock Exchange as Medica Group PLC


Dr Stuart Quin joins as Medica Group CEO

March 2019

Expansion of our reporting team internationally

March 2020

5 year strategy launched

August 2020

Richard Jones joins as Medica Group CFO

September 2020

Appointment of Robert Lavis as Medica Group Clinical Director

November 2020

Medica Group purchases Global Diagnostics Ireland and Global Vision

February 2021

Medica Group launches joint venture MedX with Integral Diagnostics in Australia

March 2021

Medica Group acquires American clinical trials company RadMD.

July 2023

Medica Group is purchased by IK Partners and delisted from the LSE, to help accelerate investment and growth.

Clinical excellence

In every area of our business we are dedicated to excellence.



We are perfectly placed to deliver on time and to the highest quality for our customers.


Meet the team

Our people are passionately committed to our work.