Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust

Telephone: 01708 435000
Address: Queen's Hospital, Rom Valley Way, Romford, Essex, RM7 0AG

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  • Trust wins Top 40 Hospitals Award
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Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust serves a population of over 750,000 in outer north east London and south west Essex. Our patients come from a wide range of social and ethnic groups. We a large acute hospital trust, with two main hospitals as well as serving clinics across outer north east London and Barking Hospital.

We provide a full range of local hospital services from Queen’s Hospital in Romford, including birthing care. In addition, we offer a cancer centre, regional neuroscience centre and Hyper Acute Stroke Unit at Queen’s to provide specialist care. From King George Hospital in Ilford, we provide a wide range of local hospital services, including planned care and a new state-of-the art breast care centre. The pioneering LIFE research study, tracking the well-being of UK babies as they grow up and their parents, runs from King George. There are also a number of other services run by other providers at King George including dialysis, rehabilitation and GP services.


Latest news

Trust wins Top 40 Hospitals Award

BHRUT win top award

Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust (BHRUT) is one of the CHKS 40 Top Hospitals for 2014, an accolade awarded to the 40 top performing CHKS client trusts. The 40 Top award is one of several awards that are part of the CHKS Top Hospitals programme.

As well as national awards for patient safety, quality of care and data quality, CHKS celebrates excellence among its clients across the UK. The 40 Top award is based on the evaluation of 22 key performance indicators covering safety, clinical effectiveness, health outcomes, efficiency, patient experience and quality of care.

Revised annually to take into account newly available performance information, this year’s indicators include:

  • Inpatient survey (overall care question)
  • Staff survey (overall job satisfaction)
  • Reported C-difficile rate for patients aged 65 and over
  • Percentage of elective (planned) inpatients admitted on day of procedure.

BHRUT Chief Executive Matthew Hopkins said: “I am delighted on behalf of my staff and volunteers, and our partners, to have picked up this award. Our patients are at the heart of everything we do and this award illustrates the tremendous amount of hard work that everyone does, which has always been recognised internally, but now externally as well.” 

He continued: “We have had challenges in the past but I am confident that, if we continue to build on some of our recent successes, we will be able to provide great care to every patient every day.” 

The CHKS Top Hospitals programme were attended by over 200 guests including leaders from across the healthcare sector including: NHS England, Monitor, the Trust Development Authority and acute trusts.

Last updated on 27 June 2014.

Latest reviews of this trust

Very poor every time get we will call back but never do

Summery below 25 Feb attended treatment centre pre-assessment. Op scheduled 18 May (unable to do sooner). Op on hand 18 May unable t...

2 June 2015


I have been under my consultant for the past 2yrs. When I 1st heard I got HIV I thought my life was over! Then I met the person that wou...

8 May 2015

waiting too long

Got to a&e and waited for 1 hr n half the get to minors and waited over 3 hours, there was one patient going in every hour. Absolutel...

11 April 2015

the care of my husband in the cancer unit

I would like to thank all the staff in the oncology and haemotology unit and also all staff on the oncology ward. You fought hard to save...

8 April 2015

Queens Hospital Birthing centre

Would just like to thank the staff at Queens Birthing center 1st class all the way .Can not thank them enough for the way they cared fo...

30 March 2015

Quality of service at Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust

Registration with the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission regulates this organisation

Last updated on 30 June 2015.

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