Bedford Hospital South Wing

Telephone: 01234 355 122
Address: South Wing, Kempston Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 9DJ
Website: http://www.bedfordhospital.nhs.uk/index.asp

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 100 ratings for this hospital

News:

  • Safe Staffing at Bedford Hospital

Overview

Choose Bedford, where every patient matters.

If you choose Bedford you can be certain of high quality clinical care and treatment in clean, comfortable surroundings.
We our proud of our short waiting times, excellent medical and nursing staff, ample car parking, which is free for disabled patients and visitors, and we are in easy reach by car, bus or train. We provide a wide range of services from our modern facilities including maternity, vascular (vein) services and cancer care. Our focus is on providing high quality clinical services and support for patients.

Contact details, map and directions

Bedford Hospital South Wing

Tel: 01234 355 122   Fax: 01234 795 972

Address: South Wing, Kempston Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 9DJ

Website: http://www.bedfordhospital.nhs.uk/index.asp

Email: communications@bedfordhospital.nhs.uk

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Latest news

Safe Staffing at Bedford Hospital

Data on fill rates for nurses, midwives and care staff will be presented on the NHS Choices page for Bedford Hospital. In addition actual staffing numbers versus planned staff fill rates on a ward by ward basis are presented on the Bedford Hospital website, alongside further information about safe staffing.

Please visit www.bedfordhospital.nhs.uk/safe-staffing for further information.

Last updated on 23 June 2014.

Quality of service at Bedford Hospital South Wing

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

81% 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)

102% 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)

97% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

85%Patients who would recommend this hospital as a place to be treated. 393 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

27

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

78% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 40 responses. 2518 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

88% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 40 responses. 2518 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Desicions

I had labour of horror, which I'm still having in my nightmares. It was 37 hours since first inducement pessary till my baby was born. ...

24 September 2014

No understanding to my mothers needs, care or respect.

My mothers lunch time meds were still on here bedside table at 4pm. When asked why I was told that she might have spat it out (I did not ...

24 September 2014

Visited Cardio unit for tests following Angina in September

Bedford hospital cardio unit is run efficiently, excellent staff and high quality care, i have used Bedford hospital on several occasion ...

18 September 2014

A second chance

I attended the coronory unit at Bedford Hospital in September of 2014 for any Angioplasty. On arrival I was greeted by the a kind and wel...

16 September 2014

deliery suite great ... maternity ward abysmal!

I had my second baby here and I was shocked at how the maternity ward were treating patients. Antenatally the staff leave you for long pe...

16 September 2014

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Last updated on 23 June 2014.

Information supplied by Bedford Hospital NHS Trust