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 449 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

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

102% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

101% 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 1482 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 629 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

79%staff recommend this hospital for care. 787 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

70%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 787 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

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22 June 2015

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I was taken to the ENT ambulatory care department at the Sunderland Royal yesterday and I could not have asked for better care from the ...

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Information supplied by City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust