Royal Surrey County Hospital

Telephone: 01483 571122
Address: Royal Surrey County Hospital, Egerton Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XX
Website: http://www.royalsurrey.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 263 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Royal Surrey County Hospital

The Royal Surrey County Hospital is a leading general hospital and specialist centre for cancer services and treatment, based in Guildford. The RSCH serves a population of 320,000 for emergency and general hospital services and 1.3 million people for cancer services across Surrey, West Sussex and Hampshire. The hospital has an annual income of £257 million and employs around 3,500 people. Every year the RSCH sees around 280,000 outpatients, admits 61,000 patients for treatment and 70,000 patients attend our A&E department. The Trust is also a centre of excellence and training for minimal access surgery and a leading research and development bringing advanced treatments to local people.

 

The Royal Surrey Charity raises funds to improve the patient experience at the hospital as well as enabling the latest treatment and specialist equipment to be purchased and invests in research into innovative treatments. In 2013 the Trust successfully raised over £1m to purchase an advanced stereotactic radiotherapy machine to provide the latest treatment for cancer patients. 

 

Contact details, map and directions

Royal Surrey County Hospital

Tel: 01483 571122   Fax: 01483 537747

Address: Royal Surrey County Hospital, Egerton Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XX

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

Email: rsc-tr.enquiries@nhs.net

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Quality of service at Royal Surrey County Hospital

This hospital is managed by Royal Surrey County NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

97% 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)

115% 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)

137% 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% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

2.84% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 1602 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 873 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

86%staff recommend this hospital for care. 608 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

74%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 608 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

Excellent service from everyone involved

On 12th June my husband woke with severe pains in his chest I dialled 999 for an ambulance which arrived in a very short time.The 2 ambul...

28 June 2015

Gynocology

Massively disappointed! The lack of knowledge I experience with the so called gynaecologists is shocking. I was referred by my GP in Dece...

25 June 2015

Remove plaster without final x-ray and was not provided boot

I had a treatment with a broken ankle. Plaster was removed without checking for X-ray. I don’t know how is it possible to be sure, that f...

23 June 2015

A & E Saturday 20th June 2015

I arrived at A & E at midnight having 'shot' dishwasher liquid into my eye when a tablet 'exploded'. I had washed it out at home but kne...

23 June 2015

Awful

Lack of patient care before staff home time , Compton ward , over run , lack of attention to buzzer alarm

19 June 2015

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Last updated on 15 July 2014.

Information supplied by Royal Surrey County NHS Foundation Trust