Bristol Royal Infirmary

Telephone: 0117 923 0000
Address: Marlborough Street, Bristol, Avon, BS2 8HW

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 44 ratings for this hospital


The BRI is a teaching hospital with close links to Bristol University and provides acute medicine and surgery, critical care, trauma, orthopaedic and accident & emergency services to the population of the southern part of Bristol. It also provides the centre for cardio-thoracic services for the southwest region.Bristol Royal Infirmary provides general and acute medicine and surgery, critical care, trauma and orthopaedic and emergency treatment and is the centre for cardiothoracic services for the northern part of the South West region.

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Bristol Royal Infirmary

Tel: 0117 923 0000

Address: Marlborough Street, Bristol, Avon, BS2 8HW


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Latest reviews of this hospital

Brilliant service

I called the non-emergency 111 to get on advice on an injury i had yesterday afternoon. I was very pleased with the service and i felt co...

11 March 2014

accident and emergency

I was admitted to A&E on a Friday morning and received exceptional care from both the dr and the nurse allocated to me who were profe...

2 February 2014

ward 15 observation

I visited at 17.30 on 21.01.14 to be with recent stroke victim at meal time; it was chaos. No one seemed to be in control, 7 or 8 people ...

22 January 2014

Top A&E for a trauma

I was taken to Bristol Royal Infirmary after I dislocated my shoulder. On arrival I thought the hospital looked dated however I later fou...

16 January 2014

Booking in procedure

Arrived as stated in letter at 07:45am but not operated on until 02:30 pm. I was only told just prior to the operation that I was on the ...

14 January 2014

Quality of service at Bristol Royal Infirmary

This hospital is managed by University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

72 from 458 responses
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Friends and Family Test score: A&E

72 from 462 responses

Care Quality Commission national standards

All standards met
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Number of MRSA cases in last 3 months

1 case(s) in the last three months

Patient survey score for cleanliness

As expected with a score of 9.21

C. difficile infections in last 3 months

Average (0.01 cases per bed in the last three months)

NHS Choices users rating

Responding to patient safety alerts

Good - All alerts signed off where deadline has passed

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust