Royal Brompton Hospital

020 7352 8121 Sydney Street , London, Greater London, SW3 6NP
http://www.rbht.nhs.uk

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 49 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Welcome to Royal Brompton Hospital

Royal Brompton Hospital is a national and international leader in the treatment of heart and lung disease.Our doctors, nurses and other healthcare staff are experts in their chosen field and we carry out some of the most complicated heart and lung surgery and procedures available anywhere in the world. We are the only specialist heart and lung unit in the country that treats both children and adults. The hospital has more than 1,600 staff, five operating theatres and four catheter laboratories. We have 295 beds, including 48 for surgery, 93 for respiratory patients, 48 for cardiology, 34 paediatric, 20 for intensive care and 12 for paediatric intensive care. Royal Brompton Hospital is home to Europe's largest centre for the treatment and management of cystic fibrosis and we see patients suffering from asthma and chronic lung conditions including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) from across the country. Our adult congenital heart disease unit was the first of its kind in Europe and remains the largest.

Contact details, map and directions

Royal Brompton Hospital

Tel: 020 7352 8121   Fax: 020 7351 8473

Address: Sydney Street, London, Greater London, SW3 6NP

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

Email: webadmin@rbht.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Royal Brompton Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

97% 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)

58% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

94% 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)

57% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 573 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

92staff recommend this hospital for care. 224 responses. 3507 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

85staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 224 responses. 3507 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Time for change

Hello, I have written many times of my excellent care at the Royal Brompton. That remains unchanged. However I now find myself in the wor...

19 June 2017

Continuing excellence.

Hello, I'm writing to say "Thank You" for the continuing excellent care I received last week on my journey towards diagnosis. On the 15...

25 May 2017

Excellent hospital in every way

I have CF and was admitted to Royal Brompton Hospital, Foulis Ward in January because I had a bad lung infection. I have attended RBH fo...

8 May 2017

Mixed unhelpful words from the lung doctors!!

Had a really bad experience with a doctor whom has since left, and then had a review with another doctor which started poorly by the doct...

16 April 2017

Absolutely the best.

I can't imagine how it could have been better. I was admitted to the Paul Wood ward, in a hurry, from The Royal Marsden down the road. ...

23 March 2017

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Last updated on 05 August 2011.

Information supplied by Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust