Royal Bolton Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 419 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)

88% 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)

101% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

94% 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)

105% 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. 1100 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

80%Patients recommend this hospital. 632 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

83%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1426 responses. 5356 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

72%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1426 responses. 5356 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 594 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 2179 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

Visitor

Is wasn't actually myself that was in hospital but my daughter, she was in for 8 days...the nurses were fantastic, regularly checking my ...

18 January 2017

regular visits for ttreatment and tests

I have been visiting the unit for several years for amd treatment and cataract ops. Soon every occasion the treatment has been friendly e...

17 January 2017

The NHS at its very best

I underwent surgery in the Women's Healthcare Unit just before Christmas and have nothing but praise for the care and attention I receive...

15 January 2017

Praise for the NHS

Last Wednesday, I had an appointment at Harwood Medical Centre to check an ankle injury sustained whilst exercising some weeks earlier. H...

11 January 2017

Great teamwork

Visited the ACU unit at Royal Bolton Hospital today I was very impressed with the team who were both delightful and professional. Great t...

10 January 2017

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Last updated on 22 January 2014.

Information supplied by Bolton NHS Foundation Trust