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 432 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)

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

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

96% 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)

106% 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

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 1079 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

81%Patients recommend this hospital. 820 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

8181% staff recommend this hospital for care. 995 responses. 5294 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

6666% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 995 responses. 5294 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 1541 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 3046 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

Retina tear

Had many visits to eye clinic, always treated with care and respect. Seen today by consultant who was most informative.

26 July 2016

Good clinical care, very poor management

I can't fault the medical care. What is an absolute shambles is everything around that treatment. Attended at about 5:40 pm. Triaged ...

23 July 2016

Shortstaffed but dantastic care

Had shoulder opp last week. Was on G5 yes they were shortstaffed but I couldn't fault the care i received on the Friday and Saturday. Th...

19 July 2016

Mixed emotions..

After feeling loss of movement and anxious about my baby I visited ANDU, saw an amazing midwife and doctor who agreed to induce me earlie...

13 July 2016

Exceptional treatment

Following my admission via the Ambulatory Care Unit through the Clinical Decisions Ward and my subsequent stay on C1 and CCU I found the ...

13 July 2016

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Last updated on 22 January 2014.

Information supplied by Bolton NHS Foundation Trust