Purley War Memorial Hospital

020 8401 3000 856 Brighton Road, 856 Brighton Road , Purley, Surrey, CR8 2YL

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 29 ratings for this hospital


Purley War Memorial Hospital reopened in July 2013 after an £ 11.15m refurbishment.

The hospital is now a 21st century healthcare facility for central Purley creating a new centre for integrated care services that brings care closer to home to the thousands of people who live in the area.

The new physiotherapy and diabetic retinopathy (a test for an eye disease caused by diabetes) clinics re-started in  July 2013 and there is an expanded imaging service  providing a greater range of diagnostics, with x-ray, ultrasound and dexa (a type of x-ray used primarily for bone scans).

Further consultant-led outpatient clinics also run on this site.

The GP-led Minor Injuries Unit  is now in its its permanent home in the iconic old outpatients building facing Brighton Road. Open daily from 2 'til 8pm, 365 days per year.

A GP practice and ophthalmology clinic also  opened on the site in the autumn of 2013.

Contact details, map and directions

Purley War Memorial Hospital

Tel: 020 8401 3000

Address: 856 Brighton Road, 856 Brighton Road, Purley, Surrey, CR8 2YL

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

Email: comms@croydonhealth.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Purley War Memorial Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

70staff recommend this hospital for care. 523 responses. 3551 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

65staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 523 responses. 3551 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

0.98%Patients recommend this hospital. 223 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 1168 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Trying to make a podiatry appointment for almost 4 days

Very disappointed at the attitude of the receptionist. I have a routine podiatry appointment 6-8 weeks for the last 5 years, When i cal...

27 April 2017

Podiatry Appointment not in your system

Today I arrived early at Purley Hospital for my follow up podiatry appointment only to be told that there was no appointment for me. I ex...

25 April 2017


The staff was very well organised and fantastic when I explained my veins are bad due to recent treatment the person was fantastic at ke...

11 April 2017

Fantastic quick & professional service

I have had to attend Purley hospital twice in the last week for blood tests and have been very impressed by the service - there were lit...

22 March 2017

Use this Hospital so we do not lose it!

I attended this morning for an xray and blood tests.I arrived early as xray opened at 9am.The reception was open at 8.30 and booked those...

15 March 2017

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Last updated on 13 April 2015.

Information supplied by Croydon Health Services NHS Trust