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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Quality of service at Royal Brompton Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

109% 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)

65% 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)

106% 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)

61% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 309 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

97%staff recommend this hospital for care. 459 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

87%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 459 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

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

Fantastic hospital!

I was treated in the Royal Brompton for a complex heart arrhythmia. From the initial consultation to treatment, the experience was brilli...

21 April 2015

Paul Wood Ward

I came in on Sunday 12th for an ICD procedure on the 13th, I was extremely nervous and apprehensive, but I cannot praise the ward staff a...

18 April 2015

Such an amazing hospital

This is one of the best hospital that specialises in Hearts and Lungs! I would recommend this hospital to anyone who's needs a specialist...

29 March 2015

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Last updated on 05 August 2011.

Information supplied by Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust