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 318 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)

96% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

98% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

99% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

114% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% 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

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 412 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

86%Patients recommend this hospital. 1153 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

75% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 1771 responses. 5213 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

59% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 1771 responses. 5213 staff work at this trust.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Insensitive

My father's mobile telephone has just received the following text message from your hospital. "We would like you to think about y...

5 March 2015

Childrens A and E

Triaged immediately and offered pain relief. Reasonable wait then seen by friendly doctor. X Ray staff efficient and kind. X Ray reviewed...

2 March 2015

Lucentis Injections Eye Unit

I am a very nervous patient when it comes to anything to do with my eyes, so when in 2013 I was told that if I wanted to keep my sight I...

26 February 2015

Royal Bolton Hospital , A4 Ward - Avoid

The care provided to patients on the A4 ward is a disgrace. Patients being bullied by Nurses, not having their sheets changed for days on...

26 February 2015

Object lodged in kids nose

We would like to say a big thanks to all the staff in children's A&E and in E5. As parents we where very scared and the staff explai...

25 February 2015

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Last updated on 22 January 2014.

Information supplied by Bolton NHS Foundation Trust