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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 150 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)

96% 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)

104% 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)

104% 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

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 469 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

83%Patients recommend this hospital. 841 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

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 697 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

gynaecological surgery F14 ward

I recently had gynaecological surgery at West Suffolk. From start to finish I was not kept waiting and was informed and looked after thro...

10 December 2016

F9 ward

Sought out opportunity to praise team for excellent care I received 7/8th Dec and dignity of care given to more vulnerable others. I was...

9 December 2016

F14 staffl

I got admitted to hospital on the 1-12-16 and f14 ward looked after me very well I cannot thank you enough for everything you did for me,...

3 December 2016

Hospital stay

Just had a three day stay on ward F4. The treatment I received from the surgeons, nursing and auxiliary teams was A1. Caring, friendly, a...

29 November 2016

Fab and not so fab

Recently was in outpatients with my daughter, the service was quick and we were seen in good time. Whilst waiting to see the consultant t...

28 November 2016

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Last updated on 30 November 2010.

Information supplied by West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust