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Charing Cross Hospital

Telephone: 020 3311 1234
Address: Fulham Palace Road, London, W6 8RF
Website: http://www.imperial.nhs.uk/charingcross/index.htm

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 161 ratings for this hospital

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Overview

Charing Cross main entrance

Charing Cross is a general acute hospital that provides a full range of adult clinical specialties. It is also a key site for the teaching of medical students from Imperial College London.

The hospital includes a day-surgery unit called the Riverside wing, the world-renowned Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology and the West London Neuroscience Centre. Maggie's Cancer Centre, the first of its kind in England, opened on the Charing Cross site in 2008.

Fulham centre for health, a primary care health centre that provides urgent care services to patients as well as GP services to local residents, is also based at Charing Cross Hospital.

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Charing Cross Hospital

Tel: 020 3311 1234

Address: Fulham Palace Road, London, W6 8RF

Website: http://www.imperial.nhs.uk/charingcross/index.htm

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Quality of service at Charing Cross Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

95% 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)

93% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

98% 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)

97% 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

0.18% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

2.3% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 594 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 244 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

75%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1254 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

56%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1254 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

Terrible communication

77 year old husband needed bladder stone removal operation with insertion of supra pubic catheter. Turned up for operation, this cancelle...

31 July 2015

Poor Service

I am 69 years old and disabled. I visited A&E on 11/7/2015 following a GP call for an ambulance. I had strong abdominal pain, and was...

25 July 2015

Ecxellent

I have been referred by my GP to the Beast Services and I was really happy with the way they treated me and how friendly everyone was. It...

23 July 2015

Breast services clinic

I was referred by my GP and seen within two weeks. All the staff I saw at the breast services clinic were lovely and reassuring. Although...

21 July 2015

Appointment cancellation

Yesterday (13th July 2015) I had an outpatient appointment, I arrived on time and self checked-in using the hospital's fantastic IT syste...

14 July 2015

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Last updated on 19 June 2015.

Information supplied by Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust