Bradford Royal Infirmary

01274 542200 Duckworth Lane , Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD9 6RJ
http://www.bradfordhospitals.nhs.uk

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 240 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Bradford Royal Infirmary (BRI) provides the majority of Bradford Teaching Hospitals’ inpatient services and is host to one of the UK’s busiest A&E departments, with more than 125,000 attendances per year.

In 2016, we will open a new £28 million hospital wing which will house our paediatric services, two adult medicine wards and a purpose-built intensive care unit. This will see a continuation of our work to improve patient experience after our new £2 million neonatal unit officially opened in January 2015. This new unit introduced more cots, including intensive care and high dependency cots, new family accommodation, a revamped counselling suite and a dedicated room for mothers to express milk for their pre-term babies. 

Bradford Royal Infirmary is also the home of the renowned Born in Bradford Research team studying the health of 13,500 children born at BRI between March 2007 and December 2010. You can also find The Yorkshire Auditory Implant Service (YAIS) here and the high-tech £2.8m Listening for Life facility which offers support and rehabilitation for all patients with cochlear implants.

We also offer pioneering robotic surgery with the use of our £2 million da Vinci robot. Since its introduction, prostate operations have trebled at Bradford Royal Infirmary and we are the only centre in Yorkshire to offer this revolutionary technological procedure for all three urological cancers of the prostate, bladder and kidneys. The precise nature of our robot means patients can recover more quickly and only need to stay in hospital overnight rather than spend a week recovering on a ward.

You can also find our first class education department here based in Field House, which contains our simulation centre and the Sovereign Lecture Theatre where staff can attend lectures and workshops given by speakers and healthcare professionals from across the country.

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Contact details, map and directions

Bradford Royal Infirmary

Tel: 01274 542200   Fax: 01274 364786

Address: Duckworth Lane, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD9 6RJ

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

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Quality of service at Bradford Royal Infirmary

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

114% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

90% 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)

114% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 781 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

76%Patients recommend this hospital. 156 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

79staff recommend this hospital for care. 487 responses. 5659 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

65staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 487 responses. 5659 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 1171 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

fantastic staff

Had a colonoscopy this afternoon! Had sedation and analgesia but sedation had no effect whatsoever! I was fully aware of everything and s...

27 June 2017

A&E Great Service from great people

Visited BRI A&E today (27/06/17) on recommendations from GP. Visited Triage, X-ray & Minor Injures depts. re a damaged thumb. Al...

27 June 2017

Suitably Impressed

It's the first time I have had to visit A&E in a long time & the first time since it has been renovated. It was clean, the staff ...

25 June 2017

fiasco

My fiasco of an extremely painful knee has gone on since Early March.A&E was appalling initially & orthopaedics have proved to be...

25 June 2017

Ward 27

My grandmother attended A&E due to breaking her patella and was transferred onto Ward 27. To start with she was placed into a dark side...

23 June 2017

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Last updated on 19 August 2015.

Information supplied by Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust