West Suffolk Hospital

01284 713000 Hardwick Lane , Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 2QZ
http://www.wsh.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 156 ratings for this hospital

Overview

WSH Staff

West Suffolk Hospital provides a range of acute core services with associated inpatient and outpatient facilities. There is a purpose-built Macmillan Unit, a dedicated Eye Treatment Centre and a Day Surgery Unit. WSH has around 460 beds and 13 theatres, including three in day surgery and two in the eye treatment centre.

To find out more, visit our website: www.wsh.nhs.uk

Contact details, map and directions

West Suffolk Hospital

Tel: 01284 713000   Fax: 01284 701993

Address: Hardwick Lane, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 2QZ

Website: http://www.wsh.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

Day Surgery Unit
Eye Treatment Centre
Macmillan Unit

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Quality of service at West Suffolk Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

98% 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)

100% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

97% 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)

103% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

0.26% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

3.66% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 490 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

85%Patients recommend this hospital. 779 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

94%staff recommend this hospital for care. 770 responses. 3336 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

83%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 770 responses. 3336 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 699 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Very impressed with my stay in hospital.

I have just had an unexpected three night stay on G1. This is my first stay in hospital and I have found the overall experience to be a p...

17 January 2017

Visit to breast care unit

I was recently referred for tests following a gp appointment as I had found a lump. From start to finish the breast care team were friend...

16 January 2017

Ward F3

I would like to thank all the staff for looking after me during my stay. After my transfer from A&E.

9 January 2017

6the December Day surgery for our 5 year old and the lead up

Our 5 year old was taken in to the day surgery unit on 6th December to remive a foreign body in his leg. 24hrs earlier he and his father ...

8 January 2017

Poor follow up

Having had an angiogram done on the 02/11/2016, I am still waiting for Dr to look at my results, it is now over 9 weeks in which time the...

4 January 2017

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Last updated on 30 November 2010.

Information supplied by West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust