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 out of 5 stars

Based on 102 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.

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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

Care Quality Commission national standards

All standards met
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% 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)

91% 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)

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

Friends and Family Test : Inpatient

87%Patients recommend this hospital. 439 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

79%Patients recommend this hospital. 683 responses.

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

Brilliant Cardiology Care

From November 2012 to July this year my health was such that I paid far too many visits to the cardiology department - both as an outpati...

23 October 2014

Blood stains and urine

I've had the misfortune to have to visit A&E. The care I received was adequate, though brusque. But my review relates to cleanlines...

21 October 2014

Gallbladder surgery

I had my gallbladder removed by keyhole surgery. Very good care and attention from the Consultant Surgeon and all the hospital staff. ...

18 October 2014

Full marks for the Cardiology Dept.

The receptionist was cheerful! The nurse was kind. The cardiologist was wonderful: asked my opinion; discussed, explained and gave good a...

13 October 2014

Appreciation and thanks to all the staff in angiogram suite

I had an angiogram on 1st of October 2014.The care and support I received from the doctor and the team was excellent .All the nursing st...

8 October 2014

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Last updated on 23 June 2014.

Information supplied by Bedford Hospital NHS Trust