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 190 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)

95% 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)

105% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

101% 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)

111% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 1439 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

86%Patients recommend this hospital. 616 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. 2475 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 Treatment in Colonoscopy

Went for colonoscopy assessment on Wednesday. Very helpful nurse explained everything clearly and blood test performed without any delay....

22 July 2017

Couldn't have asked for more

Spent over 4 weeks in the Coronary Care Unit (CCU) as I had been diagnosed with an infection of the heart. Without exception, the staff ...

21 July 2017

Excellent Service

We attend A&E with our 10 week old son when we were let down by our GP. The were supportive, empathetic and willing to listen and hel...

19 July 2017

Exceptional care for my baby in A&E and on Riverbank ward

I bought my 6 month old baby to A&E with difficulty in breathing. The A&E staff were very efficient and friendly. They reassured ...

11 July 2017

Quality of Care

i am just about to be sent home from C.C.U. After a stay of 2 weeks ( ish ) I must say that the level of care in the ward had been of suc...

4 July 2017

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Last updated on 30 June 2016.

Information supplied by Bedford Hospital NHS Trust