Bupa newsroom (International)

2019
11
April
2019
Bupa today announces the appointment of Professor Melvin Samsom as a Non-Executive Director with immediate effect. This appointment brings continued clinical expertise to the Bupa Board with the imminent retirement of Professor Sir John Tooke. ...
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08
March
2019
To mark International Women’s Day today (Friday 8), we’re sharing career stories and advice from women in various roles across Bupa. Here, we speak to Mary Trometer, General Manager Bupa Global North America, and diversity and inclusion champion. She...
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08
March
2019
This year, the theme for International Women’s Day is #BalanceforBetter – a call-to-action driving gender balance across the world. In recognition of this issue, Bupa’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Joy Linton, joined colleagues across Bupa to discu...
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07
March
2019
To mark International Women’s Day on Friday (8) and National Careers Week, we’re sharing career stories and advice from women in various roles across Bupa. From IT to mental health to care services, read their career journey, who inspires them and wh...
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25
February
2019
Recently, thousands of school pupils walked out of lessons and went on strike, as part of a global environmental campaign demanding political and societal action. Occurrences like this make clear more needs to be done to tackle the impacts of climate...
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29
January
2019
In today’s 24/7, ‘always on’ culture, it’s no surprise that people are seeking out new ways to release tension and unwind. Alternative and holistic therapies can support people’s everyday resilience, potentially reduce stress, and complement more con...
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18
January
2019
Bupa, the international healthcare company, today announces it has completed the acquisition of Acıbadem Sigorta, Turkey’s second largest health insurer. ...
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11
January
2019
With increasing numbers of people trying veganism, and the likes of even Greggs the bakery in the UK giving vegan products a go, it’s clear that going vegan has tipped into the mainstream. New research from Bupa Global into the health, diet and lifes...
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02
January
2019
As 2018 comes to a close, I’ve been reflecting on the year’s medical highlights and thinking about what 2019 will bring. Many predictions have already been made about what the top medical advances for 2019 will be. Here are my thoughts on the predict...
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2018
20
December
2018
As part of the work that we do to support the communities in which we operate, we’ve hosted a number of charitable events in the lead up to Christmas. In the spirit of giving, our London office ran a Toy Drop with ELBA (East London Business Alliance)...
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05
December
2018
I’ve always loved volunteering, sharing some of my time to help the communities I’ve lived in. But here’s the secret - It’s good for me too. ...
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10
October
2018
Georgina Baker, Clinic Manager at the Bupa Bristol Health Centre, shares her experience with postnatal depression and how opening up about her struggles has helped put her on the road to good health. ...
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UK
10
October
2018
Research by Bupa Global, the international health insurer, reveals that 64% of senior business leaders have suffered from mental health conditions including anxiety, stress and depression, with work often cited as a contributor to this. ...
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08
October
2018
Bupa Global, the international health insurance arm of Bupa, today announced its sponsorship of Barbican Art Gallery’s major new exhibition Modern Couples: Art, Intimacy and the Avant-garde. ...
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02
October
2018
Bupa Global, the international health insurer, has launched Bupa Due Date Plus, a maternity app designed to support working women throughout their pregnancy. ...
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25
September
2018
The world is witnessing the impact of climate change first hand – from severe storms and typhoons, to threatening wildfires, to record-breaking heatwaves. ...
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20
September
2018
I have long had a personal passion for helping people reach their full potential, regardless of gender, race, where they came from or sexual orientation. I feel I was lucky to get the education and support that enabled me to succeed in my chosen care...
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19
September
2018
Bupa’s continued commitment to improving the environment has been given the green seal of approval in the UK and Chile. ...
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06
August
2018
A major partnership between Bupa Australia and Kids Helpline is well on its way to achieving its target of rolling its in-school education programme out to 10,000 children this year. ...
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05
July
2018
Alongside the health and care that we at Bupa provide to our customers around the world, we work actively to make a strong positive impact on the communities in which we operate. This is a natural part of our purpose of helping people live longer, he...
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28
June
2018
Four extraordinary Bupa nurses receive Bupa Global Nurse Scholarships worth £10,000 to fund their professional, education and development goals.  ...
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07
June
2018
At Bupa, we promote a diverse and inclusive culture that celebrates our differences and empowers our people. We know we perform better at work when we can just be ourselves, and we want to empower our people to be their whole self - both inside and o...
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05
June
2018
Recognising you can’t have healthy people without a healthy planet, Bupa has been on a journey to reduce its carbon footprint and improve energy efficiency across the business since 2009. ...
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31
May
2018
Credit rating agency Moody’s has upgraded by one notch the debt ratings of Bupa Finance plc, Bupa’s main financing and intermediate holding company. A full list of ratings impacted is available at the end of this press release. This rating action ...
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15
May
2018
Bupa announces that Roger Davis will take up the position of non-executive Chairman when Lord Leitch steps down at the end of 2018. The announcement follows a comprehensive recruitment process led by the Board’s Nomination and Governance Committee. ...
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12
May
2018
Our Global Chief Nurse, Jan Adams, sends a message to Bupa's 8500+ global nursing community on International Nurses Day. ...
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11
May
2018
The International Day of Nurses is a great opportunity to take stock and take a moment to thank, the nurses around the world for the great work they do. ...
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27
April
2018
According to the UK Office for National Statistics, we spend over 37 hours per week on average in the workplace. With this in mind, workspaces are becoming increasingly important tools to support people's physical and mental health and wellbeing. ...
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16
April
2018
I’m delighted that we are seeing some wonderful, tangible results from Bupa’s corporate responsibility and sustainability agenda, and I’d like to share a selection of our achievements from 2017, recognising the great initiatives we are implementing w...
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09
April
2018
Bupa Global sponsors the HERO Health and Well-being Best Practices Scorecard in Collaboration with Mercer—International Version The Hero International Scorecard helps businesses evaluate their health and wellbeing programmes, compare results with ...
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