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Royal Brompton Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 27 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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Departments and services

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Quality of service at Royal Brompton Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

115% 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)

68% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

113% 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)

70% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 287 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

96%staff recommend this hospital for care. 365 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

88%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 365 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

excellent care in cardiology ward

I had an unbelievably smooth experience when I went for a catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation. I had been thinking of doing the abl...

24 July 2015

Respiratory

I contacted Royal Brompton Hospital on 07/07/2015 via the general contact form on their website because it's the only way I have to conta...

22 July 2015

Paul wood ward

The only thing I want to say is , all the staff are fantastic so caring thank you all

18 July 2015

Excellent care

My mother was a heart patient from Wales who was a patient on Princess Alexandra Ward during March/April. We all felt reassured that she ...

19 May 2015

Overall opinion of Royal Brompton hospital

I was in Royal Brompton for heart bypass operation from 23rd March 2015 to 1st April 2015. My operation was cancelled once because of eme...

24 April 2015

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Last updated on 05 August 2011.

Information supplied by Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust