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 430 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)

93% 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)

106% 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)

117% 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

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 991 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

81%Patients recommend this hospital. 976 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

78%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1313 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

64%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1313 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 2009 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 4330 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

excellent services

Went to hospital on Sunday 1st may 2016, with central chest pain,was seen fairly quickly by a lovely sister in tridge bloods were taken a...

1 May 2016

Inguinal hernia repair

My stay in F4 for keyhole surgery was very positive. All staff and doctors were excellent. My overall care was extremely good. I couldn't...

1 May 2016

Fantastic!

I visited Children's A&E on Thursday night with my asthmatic son. He'd had a massive asthma attack and still wasn't right. We went in and...

1 May 2016

Endoscopy department

It was my first visit to Bolton hospital at the Endoscopy department today for a colonoscopy. Every single staff member was fantastic &am...

30 April 2016

Stood up for 8 hours

I was sent by out of hours doctor to have a extremely swollen hemaroid which was preventing me from sitting down with the pain I was sent...

30 April 2016

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Last updated on 22 January 2014.

Information supplied by Bolton NHS Foundation Trust