Kingston Hospital

Telephone: 020 8546 7711
Address: Galsworthy Road, Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey, KT2 7QB
Website: http://www.kingstonhospital.nhs.uk/

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 115 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Hospital Front Entrance

Kingston Hospital is a district general hospital based approximately 12 miles from central London.  The hospital supports some 320,000 people in the surrounding area including Kingston, Richmond, Roehampton, Putney and East Elmbridge.  The Dr Foster 2009 Hospital Guide rated Kingston Hospital as the leading district general hospital in London and 15th in the country.

We have approximately 520 beds and directly employ some 2,750 staff with another 300 staff employed by contractors but working on behalf of the Trust.  We are located on one site in Kingston upon Thames. 

We provide a full range of diagnostic and treatment services and have a national reputation for innovative developments in healthcare, particularly in 'patient-focused' care across our services including emergency, day surgery and maternity services.  Staff are committed to providing quality healthcare, working hard to ensure that we build up a wide range of clinical services.

In a National survey, we were rated as the Best Maternity Service in London by, the National Health Watchdog, the Care Quality Commission.*

Contact details, map and directions

Kingston Hospital

Tel: 020 8546 7711   Fax: 020 8547 2182

Address: Galsworthy Road, Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey, KT2 7QB

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

Email: enquiries@kingstonhospital.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

General visiting times for wards and departments are (except for Paediatrics Open Visiting for Parents, Intensive Care Unit 2pm to 8pm and Maternity 3pm-8pm):

9.00am to 12.00pm

2.00pm to 8.00pm

To search for a specific treatment, use our full list of departments

Quality of service at Kingston Hospital

Care Quality Commission national standards

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

95% 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)

108% 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)

97% 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)

115% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test : Inpatient

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 568 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 728 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

78% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 204 responses. 2624 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

58% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 202 responses. 2624 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Waiting times and general facitilites for pacing checks

I had my pacemaker fitted at Nottingham and was transferred to Kingston when I relocated. I'm stunned at the difference in resources I ha...

23 October 2014

July 2014

I recently had a prostate operation and was extremely satisfied with the hospital and the treatment received by the nursing staff

21 October 2014

wonderful staff, cannot praise enough

Today 20/10 had non emergency foot op.Staff on Canbury Ward, Esher wing were excellent. Kind, polite, efficient, friendly, attentive. The...

20 October 2014

Wisdom tooth extraction

I turned up to have my wisdom tooth removed, but was told that it was unsafe to proceed as I did not have the correct x-rays. I was told ...

11 October 2014

unacceptable and rude behaviours of staff and doctors

My appointment was for 9.50am to see the doctor but the doctor did not see me until 11.45am There was no nurse around to explain what...

7 October 2014

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Last updated on 06 October 2014.

Information supplied by Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust