Bolton NHS Foundation Trust

01204 390390 The Royal Bolton Hospital, Minerva Road, Farnworth , Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 0JR

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 11 ratings for this trust



  • Find out how we're doing

Bolton NHS Foundation Trust provides a range of high quality services both in the community and at the Royal Bolton Hospital to patients from Bolton and beyond.  We have a number of health centres and clinics including the state of the art Bolton One in the town centre and we also provide care to patients at home when needed. The Royal Bolton Hospital provides general and specialist services, including medicine, surgery, paediatrics, elderly care and diagnostic services. The hospital is a "super centre" for maternity, neonatal and children's services.

Our vision is to develop the organisation and aim to match the best integrated care organisations internationally for the quality and efficiency of our services by 2016.

Our renewed focus will give us three fundamental aims:-

  • Best care for better health (for our patients and our community)
  • Responsible use of resources (for the taxpayer)
  • Valued, respected and proud (by our staff, patients and public)

Our strategic direction will be to address and design:-

  • Meeting the health needs of our population
  • Improving the safety and quality of care
  • Improving the patients experience
  • Making our services more efficient

Latest news

Find out how we're doing

We've launched a new section on our website called Open and Honest Care and Safer Staffing. We will be publishing monthly reports on this page to keep patients and the public informed about our performance in areas such as infection control, patient experience and staffing levels. Visit our website for more information.

Last updated on 20 June 2014.

Latest reviews of this trust

Breast screaming and follow up

I have been today for a follow up appointment after having a mammagram. The staff at the breast unit are attentive, caring and very profe...

9 January 2017

A&E dept Bolton Hospital

We visited the dept on the 12/12 approx 7pm as a result of my father in law being unable to communicate fully due to a diabetic condition...

13 December 2016

Sexual Health Clinic

I had a negative experience having my contraceptive implant removed. As soon as I sat down I was immediately talked down to and the docto...

11 November 2016

Very Good Service

Attended A&E this morning with accidental facial scalding. Was seen by triarge nurse within 5 minutes and treated by nurse practition...

9 November 2016

Not such an emergency

Arrived at A/E by ambulance after having a mini-stroke, then sent home again by doctor after being given a dose of aspirin. was told the...

26 October 2016

Quality of service at Bolton NHS Foundation Trust

Registration with the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission regulates this organisation

Last updated on 19 May 2017.

Information supplied by Bolton NHS Foundation Trust