Bedford Hospital South Wing

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 199 ratings for this hospital

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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

This hospital is managed by Bedford Hospital NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

94.01% 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)

108.74% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

98.92% 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)

117.84% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 1206 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

87%Patients recommend this hospital. 619 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

77staff recommend this hospital for care. 122 responses. 2648 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

66staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 122 responses. 2648 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 2240 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

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I was in Bedford hospital for 8 days the trained staff and some of the non trained staff treated you with respect but there was three c...

18 September 2017

Excellent service.

This is my 4th operation at Bedford hospital, following major bowel cancer surgery, which was discovered in June 2016. The expert operati...

17 September 2017

Visit To AAU

Fantastic support from the nursing and medical team to confirm my husbands safety to fly the following day and going the extra mile to ma...

16 September 2017

Ent appointment

After being referred by my GP excellent service today at the ENT department. Great staff led by a very pleasant consultant. Many thank...

11 September 2017

A&E

We visited A&E a few back as the tube in my son's ACE stoma would not go back in. At reception the nurse standing near us over heard why ...

11 September 2017

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Last updated on 30 June 2016.

Information supplied by Bedford Hospital NHS Trust