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 435 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

Parking (.pdf, 719.01 KB)

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)

85% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

104% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

88% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

99% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% 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. 1378 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 739 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

78%staff recommend this hospital for care. 891 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

68%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 891 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

unstable angina

Thank you to all staff who cared for me with care, kindness, and looked after my every need. A very dedicated team of professional people...

22 May 2015

Children's a and E

My 8 year old daughter was took there by my husband last week (11/5/2015) after becoming unwell with stomach pains, lack of appetite, dia...

18 May 2015

Urology department ward D 46

Over the past year my father has had to visit Sunderland Royal hospital on many occasions , he hasn't had to stay in though. Recently He...

18 May 2015

arrived at accident and emergency suffering heart attack

I would like to thank all the staff at accident and emergency for their fast response to me when I presented myself while suffering a hea...

17 May 2015

care after a heart attack

The care I received both during and after my heart attack was second to none . All of the staff were very caring and nothing was ever too...

17 May 2015

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Information supplied by City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust