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Royal Bolton Hospital

Telephone: 01204 390390
Address: Minerva Road, Farnworth, Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 0JR
Website: http://www.boltonft.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 358 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Royal Bolton Hospital

The Royal Bolton Hospital is part of a trust with an international reputation as a leader in healthcare improvement.  Staff combine warmth and friendliness with expertise and professionalism, and the values of the Trust emphasise compassion and dignity for patients. The hospital has a wide range of services and is a centre of excellence for maternity and children's services, with new central delivery suite, special care, neonatal intensive care and children's unit.   It has a reputation as a good teaching and training organisation with an education centre, library and outstanding programme for staff learning and development. Conveniently situated just off the M61 the hospital is easily accessible.  

Contact details, map and directions

Royal Bolton Hospital

Tel: 01204 390390   Fax: 01204 390794

Address: Minerva Road, Farnworth, Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 0JR

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

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Quality of service at Royal Bolton Hospital

This hospital is managed by Bolton NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

% 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)

112% 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)

134% 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

0.44% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

2.57% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 940 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

87%Patients recommend this hospital. 1282 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

74%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1536 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

58%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1536 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 648 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

Children's A&E Department Exemplary Service

We visited the A&E Department when our little girl had stood on a piece of glass which had embedded into her foot. We were seen imme...

28 July 2015

Accident and Emergency

I attended the A+E department in Bolton with chest pains and breathlessness. In which my friend gave my details to reception whilst I sat...

24 July 2015

Thank you

From the moment I entered ward G5 on the 22/7/15 I was immediately put at ease by a friendly nurse. I cannot stress enough that the whole...

24 July 2015

appalled by this hospital ,sent home in pain

i am 31 years male ,have had numerous bladder operations and the last one was 90 percent off my bladder being removed,i have been suffere...

23 July 2015

Being treated for wet AMD

All the staff have always been friendly and helpful..Excellent feedback and information from the consultants and doctors who help the pat...

21 July 2015

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Last updated on 22 January 2014.

Information supplied by Bolton NHS Foundation Trust