Sandwell General Hospital

Telephone: 0121 553 1831
Address: Lyndon, West Bromwich, West Midlands, B71 4HJ
Website: http://www.swbh.nhs.uk

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 53 ratings for this hospital

Overview

High quality healthcare is provided by Sandwell & West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust which has some of the shortest waiting times and lowest infection rates in the country. The Trust provides adult and paediatric acute services and a number of specialist services for patients throughout the UK. The Trust has halved MRSA rates in the last twelve months and has low rates of c.difficile. Discounted car parking tickets are available for regular visitors.

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Sandwell General Hospital

Tel: 0121 553 1831   Fax: 0121 607 3117

Address: Lyndon, West Bromwich, West Midlands, B71 4HJ

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

Email: swbh.comms@nhs.net

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Latest reviews of this hospital

Urology clinic

I had an appointment made available within four working days and was most satisfied with the way in which my visit was conducted. I was t...

3 April 2014

A & E Sunday 30/3/14

I was having difficulty passing water and rang 111 who advised me to go to Sandwell A & E I arrived with my wife at 5am. and checked i...

1 April 2014

Visited mother

We had travelled from California from the San Francisco Bay area to visit my mother who was admitted to Lyndon 5. Bay 2. What we saw was...

3 March 2014

Travelled from California to see my mother.

We had travelled from California from the San Francisco Bay area to visit my mother who was admitted to Lyndon 5. Bay 2. What we saw was...

3 March 2014

excellent care received

I was sent by my GP to AMU A from the moment I arrived the staff (doctors nurses and all other staff) were brilliant, I went from AMU to ...

24 February 2014

Quality of service at Sandwell General Hospital

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

80 from 441 responses
More detail

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

40 from 350 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Care Quality Commission national standards

All standards met
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Number of MRSA cases in last 3 months

0 case(s) in the last three months

Patient survey score for cleanliness

As expected with a score of 8.68

C. difficile infections in last 3 months

Average (0.01 cases per bed in the last three months)

NHS Choices users rating

Responding to patient safety alerts

Poor - Some alerts not signed off after deadline

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust