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 115 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)

99% 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)

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

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

109% 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

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 604 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

93%staff recommend this hospital for care. 730 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

80%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 730 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 311 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

One of the best hospitals.

If it wasn't for the care and understanding doctors and nurses at the West Suffolk hospital I might still be feeling ill. Its one of the ...

30 January 2016

Colposcopy Dept nurses and doctor are excellent

I had an appointment in the Colposcopy department of the Gynaecology ward. I was quite nervous about my appointment but the nurses and th...

26 January 2016

1957 diabetes care to present day

The Diabetes Hospital Clinic just would like to say that except for 3 years i have been under the care of this clinic since 19...

22 January 2016

A&E visit Saturday Night

I want to thank the ED staff for their excellent treatment Saturday night. I attended with severe abdominal pain, diarrhoea and vomiting....

17 January 2016

Attended A&E

Took my daughter after she contacted 111 who advised she attended ASAP I worked for the NHS all my working life so don't attend A&E l...

10 January 2016

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Last updated on 30 November 2010.

Information supplied by West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust