Royal Surrey County Hospital

01483 571122 Royal Surrey County Hospital, Egerton Road , Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XX
http://www.royalsurrey.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 307 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Royal Surrey County Hospital

The Royal Surrey County Hospital is a leading general hospital and specialist centre for cancer services and treatment, based in Guildford. The RSCH serves a population of 320,000 for emergency and general hospital services and 1.3 million people for cancer services across Surrey, West Sussex and Hampshire. The hospital has an annual income of £257 million and employs around 3,500 people. Every year the RSCH sees around 280,000 outpatients, admits 61,000 patients for treatment and 70,000 patients attend our A&E department. The Trust is also a centre of excellence and training for minimal access surgery and a leading research and development bringing advanced treatments to local people.

 

The Royal Surrey Charity raises funds to improve the patient experience at the hospital as well as enabling the latest treatment and specialist equipment to be purchased and invests in research into innovative treatments. In 2013 the Trust successfully raised over £1m to purchase an advanced stereotactic radiotherapy machine to provide the latest treatment for cancer patients. 

 

Contact details, map and directions

Royal Surrey County Hospital

Tel: 01483 571122   Fax: 01483 537747

Address: Royal Surrey County Hospital, Egerton Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XX

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

Email: rsc-tr.communications@nhs.net

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Quality of service at Royal Surrey County Hospital

This hospital is managed by Royal Surrey County NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

99% 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)

102% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

100% 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)

109% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

0% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

2.84% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 872 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

84%Patients recommend this hospital. 635 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

86%staff recommend this hospital for care. 267 responses. 3742 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

60%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 267 responses. 3742 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 1987 responses.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Pacemaker Fitted

I had a pacemaker fitted. The staff ere very caring and professional. They put your mind at ease. The Doctor was Brilliant the doctor tal...

19 February 2017

maxillaryfacial surgery

I arrived on 16th February for my surgery on my jaws the next day . the staff were very caring towards me and were very polite . ...

19 February 2017

6 hour wait to see a Dr in a and e

Left for 6 and 1/2 hours to see a Dr in absolute agony. Was made to feel like a painkiller thief the amount i had to ask. Then given medi...

19 February 2017

Outstanding treatment for breast cancer

I was recalled from the breast screening programme following a routine mammogram on Monday 5th December. My first recall appointment to t...

19 February 2017

Fantastic Early Pregnancy Unit

We had the unfortunate task of visiting the EPU at the Royal Surrey, following complications with my wife's pregnancy. The staff couldn'...

17 February 2017

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Last updated on 08 September 2015.

Information supplied by Royal Surrey County NHS Foundation Trust