Northwick Park Hospital

020 8864 3232 Watford Road , Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 3UJ
http://www.lnwh.nhs.uk/

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 221 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Northwick Park Hospital

Northwick Park Hospital is part of London North West Healthcare NHS Trust and a major acute (general) hospital in the London Borough of Harrow.

The hospital provides a full range of services including paediatrics, maxillofacial, orthopaedics, neurology, cardiology, elderly care medicine and a regional rehabilitation unit for patients with additional on-going acute medical needs.

In 2014 four new state-of-the-art theatres were opened and a new £21m A&E department was opened closer to other emergency services, such as acute assessment, operating theatres and wards to ensure that everything is close by for patients who have a life-threatening emergency so they can see the right clinicians for the right treatment at the right time.

In 2014 the Care Quality Commission (CQC) highlighted the excellent service provided by our stroke and STARRS team at Northwick Park Hospital.  

Maternity services at Northwick Park have UNICEF Baby Friendly accreditation and seen recent investment in a new transitional care unit and a specialist antenatal facility.

The diabetes and endocrinology department provides a full range of diabetic and endocrine tests as part of both inpatient and outpatient services.

Opened in May 2006, Northwick Park boasts a regional centre for oral and maxillofacial surgery treating patients with head and facial trauma and cancers of the head and neck.

As one of eight hyper acute stroke units (HASUs) in London, Northwick Park provides people in Harrow and Brent with a specialist centre of excellence on their doorstep.

Along with the busy accident and emergency department, there is also an urgent care centre run by Greenbrook on site for patients with minor illnesses and injuries that are urgent but not life threatening open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Contact details, map and directions

Northwick Park Hospital

Tel: 020 8864 3232

Address: Watford Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 3UJ

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

Email: lnwh-tr.trust@nhs.net

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Quality of service at Northwick Park Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

96% 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)

106% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

96% 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)

109% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 1466 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 1059 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

66staff recommend this hospital for care. 905 responses. 8259 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

55staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 905 responses. 8259 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

0.98%Patients recommend this hospital. 253 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 2552 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

respect for customers

they never answer appointments phone whether through their direct number or via main number operator (over ten mins hang on each time) T...

22 June 2017

Fuming

I don't even know where to begin. To say the least I have been going to the gynaecologist due to suspected endometriosis. My first appoin...

21 June 2017

worst department to be referred to

i got referred by my dentist in december 2016. till now i have not been called for treatment!!!!!! it has been 24 weeks. none ever picks ...

15 June 2017

unhappy with the visit.

I came in with my mom, who does not speak fluent English to the hospital for a tooth extraction. Without any warning or explanation they ...

14 June 2017

Worst experience ever!

Earlier on that day at work i started having very sharp unbearable pain in my stomach (im 24weeks pregnant) and my colleague from work dr...

12 June 2017

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Last updated on 16 January 2015.

Information supplied by London North West Healthcare NHS Trust