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 183 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

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 578 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 516 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. 566 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Excellent

I had to stay at the hospital in ward f-10 for two days and have to say the staff working on that specific ward are amazing. Especially t...

29 April 2017

My mother aged 94 years

My Mother aged 94 years old was admitted on 20/4/17 around 8.30pm to A&E dept. Firstly, praise to the professional medics and colleagues...

24 April 2017

Amazing care

West Suffolk maternity unit. due to be induced at 35 weeks, I am absolutely over the moon by the superb before during and after care myse...

22 April 2017

Galbladder removed day surgery.

I went in on Tuesday 18th April as planned and everything went very well. I was extremely pleased with the staff on the day unit who were...

22 April 2017

Extremely upset

Went to west Suffolk hospital with my son for surgery on his hand which we had waited for ten months for got there at 10:00 as instructed...

21 April 2017

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Last updated on 30 November 2010.

Information supplied by West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust