The Whittington Health

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

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 168 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

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 545 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

82%Patients recommend this hospital. 1109 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

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 880 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 516 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

Knee surgery - very good results

I used the 1B clinic and physio team since the summer of 2016 for an ACL (knee ligament) repair. I had the surgery in December. The staff...

13 January 2017

Excellent!

Excellent! My mum had day care surgery Two days ago, The care and service she received was excellent. The consultant is so caring and und...

12 January 2017

Long wait to see staff

Letting pregnant woman with pain wait for over 3. 5 hours before any midwife was available to see her. No bed available during the waitin...

10 January 2017

Mixed feelings

I gave birth at the Whitttington in 2013 and cannot fault the care and attention we received in the maternity ward. All nurses were wonde...

8 January 2017

CDU not effective for terminally ill man at weekend4/1116

My former husband was treated well in Aand E. He had terminal cancer and died within a week of admittance.The staff at Mary Seacole ward ...

8 January 2017

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Last updated on 31 October 2016.

Information supplied by The Whittington Hospital NHS Trust