Sussex Healthcare is a company in the United Kingdom which offers services to the elderly and other people in need of specialized care. The company has been in operations for the last two decades, operating facilities in Southern Coast of England.
Sussex healthcare is the creation of two entrepreneurs, Shafik Sachedina and Shiraz Boghani. Shafik Sachedina has a background in medical studies as dental surgeon while his partner in the industry Shiraz Boghani is an experienced entrepreneur in the hospitality industry. These two combined their diverse experiences in business to create Sussex Healthcare, an award-winning care company. It is the biggest and the most popular care company in the United Kingdom.
Sussex Healthcare opened its first center in 1985. Today, the company operates 20 facilities in the country. Some of the facilities include a state of the art gym, full care residential houses and a daycare facility. The company offers diverse services to its clients who not only include old people who have dementia but even young people who suffer from neurological problems and learning disabilities. In Sussex Healthcare facilities, almost all patients are welcome, including those who need extensive care and those who need limited care.
Sussex Healthcare has a team of professionals who care about the patients in their facilities. They have skilled and trained support staff. The staff in their facilities are all about taking care of their patients with utmost care. Sussex Healthcare believes that all people deserve equal treatment. Even the physically and mentally handicapped need to be given good treatment by getting access to social and recreational services. In Sussex, it is not just about physical health, it is about an all-around healthcare approach. Some skilled chefs will prepare highly nutritious meals for the residents who have special dietary needs
Shafik Sachedina was born in Tanzania. He moved to England where he pursued medical education in dentistry. He attended Guy’s Hospital Dental School at the University of London. He later embarked on dental surgery as his field of specialization.
Shafik Sachedina is an active member of the Ismaili Community. He is the head of Jamati Institutions. He also serves under the His Highness the Aga Khan Secretariat. Previously he was the president of the Ismaili Council in the United Kingdom. His work through Sussex Healthcare has earned him several awards for supporting charitable causes. He at one point served in the FOCUS Humanitarian Assistance International Coordinating Committee among other organizations.