Queen Elizabeth Hospital

0121 371 2000 Queen Elizabeth Medical Centre, Edgbaston , Birmingham, West Midlands, B15 2TH
http://www.uhb.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 33 ratings for this hospital

Overview

QEH

Queen Elizabeth Hospital is run by University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB). It is one of the most consistently high performing trusts in the NHS. 

The Trust provides adult services for the population of South Birmingham and a range of specialist treatments for the wider region and beyond. It is a regional centre for burns, plastics, trauma, and cancer. It is the largest solid organ transplant centre in Europe and has some of the shortest waiting times in the country.

Quality of Care

Queen Elizabeth Hospital is committed to monitoring and improving the quality of care patients receive. The Trust publishes its performance for a range of quality measures which is accessible by clicking on the link below. More information will be added to the web pages over time.

Please note that many services are provided at Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham (the new hospital building), which has a seperate page on this site. If you cannot find the department you are looking for on this page, please visit http://www.nhs.uk/Services/hospitals/Overview/DefaultView.aspx?id=1655.

Link to website:  http://www.uhb.nhs.uk/quality.htm

Contact details, map and directions

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Tel: 0121 371 2000

Address: Queen Elizabeth Medical Centre, Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands, B15 2TH

Website: http://www.uhb.nhs.uk

Email: communications@uhb.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at Queen Elizabeth Hospital

% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

0.09% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

3.62% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

92%staff recommend this hospital for care. 888 responses. 8738 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

77%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 888 responses. 8738 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 1029 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Turkey choker!

13 April 2017, I started choking on some turkey whilst eating a carvery. I could breathe so wasn't in great danger but all the same from ...

12 April 2017

Overbooking clinics

Constantly overbooking the clinic, last few times incurred over 2 hour waiting time, not great, car parking over priced too. Why overb...

7 April 2017

Hernia Operation

From booking in to have my operation I was met by friendly smiling faces from all staff. I was put at ease and treated with respect and c...

14 March 2017

a complete waste of time

I wrote a previous review a couple of days ago as i was waiting for an appointment with a 2 week timescale and had no contact eventually ...

23 February 2017

Ward 726 Q E

I would like to say the care of which my daughter as received as not been to the quality I was expecting, after hearing of such high prai...

3 February 2017

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Last updated on 27 March 2017.

Information supplied by University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust