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 397 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 994 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

81%Patients recommend this hospital. 555 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. 518 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 1719 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

A&E visit

Was treated by all staff with dignity and respect and felt confident in their ability to care for me and my presenting problem. I saw the...

24 February 2017

Christmas in RBH

In late December 2016, feeling very ill and suffering from breathlessness and arrhythmia, I was referred to A&E by my GP. I was seen...

31 January 2017

Confusion over scan and results

l was admitted to RBH with chest pains, on completion of my treatment, l was told l could go. The day before, l was told by a junior doc...

29 January 2017

Wonderful experience

I had an elective c section on Monday 23rd January and from first arriving on the ward we were greeted by friendly and caring staff. The ...

28 January 2017

Gynaecological surgery and HDU

My mum (BM) was recently admitted to M1 for a full hysterectomy. She is a complex patient so was transferred to HDU for 24 hours close mo...

26 January 2017

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Last updated on 22 January 2014.

Information supplied by Bolton NHS Foundation Trust