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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 44 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

% of registered nurse day 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 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)

92% 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)

47% 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. 364 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

92%staff recommend this hospital for care. 224 responses. 3424 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

85%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 224 responses. 3424 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 97 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Absolutely Brilliant!

Was sent here from Wycombe for a check on suspected Aortic dissection. From the moment I arrived there was an obvious air of professiona...

3 December 2016

Very long wait for letters from consultant to referring GP

My first referral to Dept. Respiratory Medicine was an outpatients appointment on 25 May 2016 in the Immunology Clinic. Test results and...

26 November 2016

Totally overwhelmed by the care received

I found the care and attention I received in the wards I passed through following an AVR and later a pacemaker fitting outstanding. The ...

17 November 2016

Food

Food provided has dramatically improved since I was an inpatient in the spring. Soups are delicious but could be hotter. Fruit crumbles a...

25 October 2016

Open heart surgery in January 2015

I had open heart surgery last January and from the moment I was admitted to the Paul Wood ward to the moment I left 8 days later I was bl...

25 October 2016

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Last updated on 05 August 2011.

Information supplied by Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust