Sunderland Royal Hospital

Telephone: 0191 565 6256
Address: Kayll Road, Sunderland, SR4 7TP
Website: http://www.chsft.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 473 ratings for this hospital

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Overview

Excellence in Health, Putting People First

Sunderland Royal Hospital is a 970-bedded acute hospital which is part of City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust.

Our vision outlines our commitment to "Excellence in Health, Putting People first". We are committed to high quality, safe and personal care for each patient. Our patients are treated in clean, comfortable surroundings with privacy and dignity.

Our most recent additions are a new ward block for medical patients and the Chester Lodge.  Our aim is to treat patients promptly and with care in all hospital settings.

VISITING HOURS

The visiting hours are outlined below.  Close friends and family members may visit seriously ill patients at any time, following discussion with the nurse in charge.

Adult wards  

2 pm until 4 pm         
6 pm until 8 pm (Ward D47 - 6.30 pm until 8 pm)

If these times are difficult for you, please speak to the nurse in charge. Please do not feel that you have to stay for the whole of this time.

Intensive Care Unit and Coronary Care Unit

Visiting hours will be discussed on an individual basis.

Children's wards

Parents are invited to stay with the child during the hospital admission.  Other visitors with the parent's permission can visit between 8 am until 8 pm.

Maternity wards

Partners between 10 am and 8 pm.
All other visitors between 2 pm and 4 pm or 6 pm and 8 pm.

 

Contact details, map and directions

Sunderland Royal Hospital

Tel: 0191 565 6256   Fax: 0191 514 0220

Address: Kayll Road, Sunderland, SR4 7TP

Website: http://www.chsft.nhs.uk

Email: corporate.affairs@chs.northy.nhs.uk

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Latest news

Parking at Sunderland Royal Hospital

A  new multi-storey car park at Sunderland Royal Hospital has resulted in a large increase in the number of parking spaces available on site..

This new facility has brought the total number of parking spaces availableto over 1700 and we hope will mean stress free parking for our patients who are coming to the hospital for treatment.

The attached leaflet details all the available parking areas available on the site.

 

Associated document

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Last updated on 05 May 2015.

Quality of service at Sunderland Royal Hospital

This hospital is managed by City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Requires Improvement
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% 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)

100% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

91% 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)

100% 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

0.15% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

5.37% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 1687 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 1075 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

81%staff recommend this hospital for care. 802 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

71%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 802 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 840 responses.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Parking eye

I am currently pregnant for the 5th time with my last 4 pregnancies ending in miscarriage. I have been classed as high risk and have been...

1 September 2015

Amazing care on ward D48

I was not expecting at all to have to be admitted to hospital as I thought my ankle was only swollen.When I found out it was badly broken...

29 August 2015

Very impressed with professional, caring staff

My autistic son who also has severe learning difficulties has been taken into A & E on 3 occasions in the past few weeks with serious epi...

29 August 2015

Ward E52 Sunderland Royal Hospital

My mother has just been discharged from hospital after spending approximately 7 weeks on ward E52. During her stay there the level of car...

26 August 2015

Worse A and E service

Came to the A and E with my wife as gp sent her for urgent examination and some blood test She gave birth just more than a week ago and...

25 August 2015

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Last updated on 05 May 2015.

Information supplied by City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust