The Whittington Health

020 7272 3070 Magdala Avenue , London, N19 5NF
http://www.whittington.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 158 ratings for this hospital

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  • Join us at our Maternity Open Day on Saturday 5 November 2016

Overview

The Whittington Hospital is part of Whittington Health which provides general hospital and community services to 500,000 people living in Islington and Haringey as well as other London boroughs including Barnet, Enfield and Camden. The organisation was established in April 2011 following the merger of The Whittington Hospital NHS Trust with NHS Islington and NHS Haringey community health services. We have an income of £281m and more than 4,000 staff delivering care across North London in The Whittington Hospital and from 30 locations in Islington and Haringey. As one organisation providing both hospital and community services, we are known as an “integrated care organisation”. For more information, please visit www.whittington.nhs.uk  

Contact details, map and directions

The Whittington Health

Tel: 020 7272 3070   Fax: 020 7288 5550

Address: Magdala Avenue, London, N19 5NF

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

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Latest news

Join us at our Maternity Open Day on Saturday 5 November 2016

Our award winning maternity team are here for you and your baby from the very start of your pregnancy, birth and beyond.

We have one of the largest consultant-led maternity units in north London and each day, around 12 babies are born with us.

We support women and thier families from a wide range of ethnic, cultural and religious backgrounds to have the birth they want, either at home, in our newly refurbished birth centre or on our labour ward.

So you can see what makes our maternity team so special, we are hosting an open day where you'll be able to find out more about the range of services we offer.

Come along anytime between 10.00am - 3.00pm on Saturday 5 November and find out what we can do for you.

For more information, please visit our website.

Last updated on 31 October 2016.

Quality of service at The Whittington Health

This hospital is managed by The Whittington Hospital NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

94% 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)

111% 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)

128% 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

0.19% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

5.92% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 358 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

84%Patients recommend this hospital. 1103 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

76%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1009 responses. 4045 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

60%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1009 responses. 4045 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 549 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

87%Patients recommend this hospital. 193 responses.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Confused...not happy

I was waiting months for a double hernia operation, when the time approached i was called to ask why i had cancelled my operation! I hadn...

6 March 2017

Excellent care for my husband

My husband, MB, became unwell very quickly with unexplained nausea and dizziness. We went to A&E on our GP's advice and within 30 min...

5 March 2017

A&E poor staff behaviour

Attended on 25th of February and told when I arrived that the wait would be three hours then after three hours I was told now over 4 hour...

25 February 2017

A&E very poor

Attended early Saturday evening to take someone with a suspected DVT after being told by an emergency doctor to go there urgently. I foun...

25 February 2017

Fantastic hospital- can't thank you enough

I landed in the Whittington by accident, when my two week old hip replacement dislocated, and it was the nearest A&E. I don't live in the...

24 February 2017

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Last updated on 31 October 2016.

Information supplied by The Whittington Hospital NHS Trust