The Royal Marsden Hospital (Surrey)

020 8642 6011 Downs Road , Sutton, Surrey, SM2 5PT
http://www.royalmarsden.nhs.uk

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 10 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Patient being treated

Based in London and Surrey, The Royal Marsden is a leader in the field of cancer treatment and research.

It provides inpatient, day care and outpatient services for all cancers, and pioneers and innovates in cancer nursing, treatment and drug development.

It was the first hospital in the world dedicated to cancer, and its unique relationship with The Institute of Cancer Research aids the development of new treatments and brings benefits to patients quickly.

What gives it its leading edge?

  • Holistic care programmes, from diagnosis to treatment to recovery or palliative care.
  • Pastoral and psychological care for patients and relatives.
  • Dedicated and highly skilled staff.
  • Specialist research centre with the largest drugs trial unit in Europe.
  • Training and education schemes for cancer nurses, oncologists and GPs.

Contact details, map and directions

The Royal Marsden Hospital (Surrey)

Tel: 020 8642 6011   Fax: 020 8661 3335

Address: Downs Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM2 5PT

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

Email: patientcentre@rmh.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at The Royal Marsden Hospital (Surrey)

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

92% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

143% 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

2.15% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

6.88% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 294 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

96%staff recommend this hospital for care. 396 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

72%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 396 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 188 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 535 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Bladder cancer specialist

I received treatment from a world leading surgeon and I am very grateful for their expertise. What really surprised me, delighted me but ...

4 February 2016

First thing first, the treatment from the medical staff at the breast cancer...

First thing first, the treatment from the medical staff at the breast cancer unit is top class. So this story is more about the communica...

6 January 2016

Could not be better if I had been private

I can do no better than paste the text of a letter to the CEO: Having been referred to the Urology team at St Helier Hospital by my GP...

11 December 2015

These people are angeks

Bless you all that work at Sutton Marsden. Bless you.

25 November 2015

I didn't know what to expect ...

I have had 3 daysurgery procedures on BCC's (Basal Cell Carninomas) caused by sun damage. A biopsy of one site on my sternum was diagnose...

19 November 2015

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust