St Helier Hospital

020 8296 2000 Wrythe Lane , Carshalton, Surrey, SM5 1AA
http://www.epsom-sthelier.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 103 ratings for this hospital

Overview

St Helier Hospital

St Helier Hospital is a large general teaching hospital in south-west London which offers a full range of acute services for adults and children.

It is the largest hospital of the Trust and shares the site with Queen Mary's Hospital for Children.

St Helier is home to a 24-hour accident and emergency department, a newly refurbished maternity unit and a comprehensive range of diagnostic facilities within pathology and radiology (including MRI and CT scanning, ultrasound and vascular diagnostic services).

All emergency surgery in the Trust is performed at St Helier.

The renal unit provides acute renal care and dialysis and is integrated with the St George's Hospital transplantation programme.

The hospital is going from strength to strength and performing well in the vast majority of the Government's key standards for providing high quality care to patients.

Contact details, map and directions

St Helier Hospital

Tel: 020 8296 2000   Fax: 020 8641 4546

Address: Wrythe Lane, Carshalton, Surrey, SM5 1AA

Website: http://www.epsom-sthelier.nhs.uk

Email: pals@epsom-sthelier.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

St Helier Hospital offers a wide range of services, including both inpatient, outpatient, specialist and general medical care.

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Quality of service at St Helier Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

% of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

87% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

94% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

92% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

108% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

2.2% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

3.61% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 757 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

86%Patients recommend this hospital. 519 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

80%staff recommend this hospital for care. 545 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

64%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 545 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 1798 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Great experience at the medical investigation unit

I went for a glucose tolerance test today, being pregnant, and was seen by a nurse who was very professional and friendly, and made me fe...

16 May 2016

excellent respiratory department

from time of referral to appointment only two weeks, the consultant was very friendly and organised all tests at st helier hospital. The ...

3 May 2016

A really good hospital service

I had a very good experience at St Helier and with my GP. My GP sent me to St Helier for an urgent blood test. The referal was made on a ...

2 May 2016

Wish I had never gone

I wish I'd never gone for this surgery. I was booked in to have two wisdom teeth removed the first tooth was removed reasonably ok the 2n...

28 April 2016

Best NHS experience

Fair to say I have not had many hospital experiences in the UK (from Canada) but I just wanted to say that the doctor I saw and her assis...

15 April 2016

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Last updated on 19 March 2014.

Information supplied by Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust