Kingston Hospital

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 195 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 inspection ratings

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

103.91% 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)

130.76% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

101.02% 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)

134.22% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 597 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 468 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

85staff recommend this hospital for care. 59 responses. 2997 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

63staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 59 responses. 2997 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 572 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Brilliant!!

I was discharged from Cambridge ward on Saturday after a stay of 6 days following surgery for a badly broken ankle. I find it extremely ...

16 August 2017

A & E majors treatment outstanding

The treatment received at Kingston A &E majors sets the standard for the rest to follow. Life savers!!!!!

14 August 2017

Brilliant maternity service, should have been kept in longer

Can't fault the midwives I met at Kingston. i was induced early due to obstetric cholestasis and despite it being incredibly busy on the ...

8 August 2017

Appointment cancelled without informing me

Arrived today for my appointment to be told it had been cancelled.i had no notification this had been done the receptionist was very un h...

4 August 2017

Colonoscopy - an unpleasant procedure handled brilliantly.

Having a colonoscopy is not fun. However from the initial consultation, through the reception process, the clear preparation instruction...

4 August 2017

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Last updated on 06 October 2014.

Information supplied by Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust