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Royal Bolton Hospital

Telephone: 01204 390390
Address: Minerva Road, Farnworth, Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 0JR
Website: http://www.boltonft.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 375 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Royal Bolton Hospital

The Royal Bolton Hospital is part of a trust with an international reputation as a leader in healthcare improvement.  Staff combine warmth and friendliness with expertise and professionalism, and the values of the Trust emphasise compassion and dignity for patients. The hospital has a wide range of services and is a centre of excellence for maternity and children's services, with new central delivery suite, special care, neonatal intensive care and children's unit.   It has a reputation as a good teaching and training organisation with an education centre, library and outstanding programme for staff learning and development. Conveniently situated just off the M61 the hospital is easily accessible.  

Contact details, map and directions

Royal Bolton Hospital

Tel: 01204 390390   Fax: 01204 390794

Address: Minerva Road, Farnworth, Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 0JR

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

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Quality of service at Royal Bolton Hospital

This hospital is managed by Bolton NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

96% 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)

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

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

98% 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)

125% 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

0.44% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

2.57% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 987 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

87%Patients recommend this hospital. 1093 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

79%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1583 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

62%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1583 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 678 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 2152 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

Shocking Treatment. Upset and Angry

i am disgusted in the treatment i have received from this hospital , despite vomiting ,feeling sick ,not sleeping and my ostomy bag not d...

27 August 2015

National breast screening attendance

I am 48 and invited to take part in the national breast screening programme for women 47-49. I wasn't looking forward to it but the radio...

26 August 2015

Retinal Vein Occlusion

January 2014 I was referred to Bolton Eye Unit and was diagnosed with a Retinal Vein Occlusion in my left eye. I am a female aged 60 yea...

26 August 2015

Fantastic care received

To E3 staff and surgeons (to many to name ) but would like my appreciation passed on to those involved I can't thank you enough for...

25 August 2015

Wet AMD

I was referred to Bolton Eye Hospital by my optician over a year ago and have been treated with Lucentis injections which have slowed dow...

25 August 2015

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Last updated on 22 January 2014.

Information supplied by Bolton NHS Foundation Trust