Royal Brompton Hospital

020 7352 8121 Sydney Street , London, Greater London, SW3 6NP
http://www.rbht.nhs.uk

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 51 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Welcome to Royal Brompton Hospital

Royal Brompton Hospital is a national and international leader in the treatment of heart and lung disease.Our doctors, nurses and other healthcare staff are experts in their chosen field and we carry out some of the most complicated heart and lung surgery and procedures available anywhere in the world. We are the only specialist heart and lung unit in the country that treats both children and adults. The hospital has more than 1,600 staff, five operating theatres and four catheter laboratories. We have 295 beds, including 48 for surgery, 93 for respiratory patients, 48 for cardiology, 34 paediatric, 20 for intensive care and 12 for paediatric intensive care. Royal Brompton Hospital is home to Europe's largest centre for the treatment and management of cystic fibrosis and we see patients suffering from asthma and chronic lung conditions including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) from across the country. Our adult congenital heart disease unit was the first of its kind in Europe and remains the largest.

Contact details, map and directions

Royal Brompton Hospital

Tel: 020 7352 8121   Fax: 020 7351 8473

Address: Sydney Street, London, Greater London, SW3 6NP

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

Email: webadmin@rbht.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at Royal Brompton Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Requires Improvement
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% of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

89.02% 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)

42.83% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

84.27% 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)

35.94% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 667 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

92staff recommend this hospital for care. 224 responses. 3507 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

85staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 224 responses. 3507 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 70 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

A fantastic hospital with dedicated staff

I recently had lung surgery at the Brompton and the care exceeded my expectations. The staff was exceptional and I felt in safe hands. ...

4 September 2017

Paul Wood Ward

I was admitted to Paul Wood ward on the 8th August 2017 after an appointment in clinic they decided I needed to be admitted which was a t...

12 August 2017

cardiac dept very good

I´ve always been happy with the specialist care at this hospital. I have been a cardiac outpatient there. Thank you so much for you ...

3 August 2017

A brilliant service!

I have just been discharged from the York ward and must say I (and my fellow patients) had quality service delivered by warm polite NHs s...

2 August 2017

Poor hygiene

Every time I visit this hospital I am concerned about the hygiene of some of the staff who do lung function tests as they always touch th...

8 July 2017

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Last updated on 05 August 2011.

Information supplied by Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust