The Royal Marsden Hospital (Surrey)

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

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 11 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)

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)

101% 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)

100% 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)

100% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% 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

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 43 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

96%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1798 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

73%73%% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1798 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

A Really Great Hospital

I have been attending this hospital for annual screening for several years and have always found the all the staff, from the cleaners, re...

26 February 2015

excellent care

I had an op for early breast cancer at Sutton site just before xmas 2014. I was admitted as day patient and cannot fault the care by all ...

13 January 2015

Still Waiting for a reply despite 20 phone calls

My daughter has a health condition that is currently being undiagnosed. As part of the investigation process our GP referred my daughter,...

26 August 2014

wifes 7 year treatment at Marsden Sutton

My late wife was cared for by the Marsden Sutton for just over 7 years following diagnosis for ovarian cancer. In addition to the wonderf...

29 June 2014

Bud flanagan west

I was admitted after being diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukaemia and spent approximately 4 months on BFW (with short breaks at home betw...

12 March 2014

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust