Kingston Hospital

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

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 95 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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Quality of service at Kingston Hospital

Care Quality Commission national standards

All standards met
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% 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
Ward level breakdown

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

106% 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)

99% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

106% 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

0.00% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

5.71% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

60 from 547 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher the score, the better reported patient experience
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Friends and Family Test score: A&E

47 from 873 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher thye score, the better reported patient experience

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Latest reviews of this hospital

Do not go to Kingston Hospital Dermatology with Eczema

Dear Eczema sufferers, Having a recent flare up of eczema I turned to Kingston Hospital's dermatology department and to my shock they ...

20 July 2014

Excellent

I was admitted to hospital with a broken hip and understandably was very emotional. I do not live with family so was on my own but the st...

16 July 2014

Excellent

I went for my first appointment and was very nervous but straight away I was put at ease by my endriconologist. I felt that the service s...

16 July 2014

Wisdom tooth extraction (Part 3 - final)

. I wouldn’t want to rubbish the whole team or to put others off going to this Kingston: on the contrary, I would be extremely happy to ...

13 July 2014

Wisdom tooth extraction - Part 2 (of 3)

I didn’t wish to be discourteous to a member of staff, but I thought I gave gentle but reasonable signs that this was unwelcome – yet sti...

13 July 2014

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Last updated on 28 June 2012.

Information supplied by Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust