The Royal London Hospital

020 7377 7000 Whitechapel Road, Whitechapel , London, E1 1BZ
http://www.bartshealth.nhs.uk/

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 255 ratings for this hospital

Overview

The Royal London is a leading, internationally renowned teaching hospital based in east London. It is part of Barts Health NHS Trust.

We offer a full range of local and specialist services, which includes one of the largest children's hospitals in the UK with one of London's busiest paediatric Emergency Departments. Home to London's Air Ambulance, The Royal London is also one of the capital's leading trauma and emergency care centres and hyper-acute stroke centres. We also provide care to patients with orthopaedic, renal, dermatology and sexual health conditions.

Our world-renowned hospitals are home to many international experts and world-class specialist centres, from cancer, cardiac and digestive diseases to trauma and a leading children’s hospital.

We aim to give our patients the best possible care so that they can live better, fuller, longer lives. We strive to provide safe, clinically effective and patient centred care to the highest international standards.

We have one of the best survival rates in the NHS despite the nature and complexity of the cases we treat –  a measure widely regarded as an indicator of clinical excellence overall. Patient safety is paramount at Barts Health and we have an excellent track record to prove it.

Contact details, map and directions

The Royal London Hospital

Tel: 020 7377 7000

Address: Whitechapel Road, Whitechapel, London, E1 1BZ

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

Email: pals@bartshealth.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at The Royal London Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

97% 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)

108% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

102% 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)

120% 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

0.16% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

5.64% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 860 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

79%Patients recommend this hospital. 149 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

7070% staff recommend this hospital for care. 2004 responses. 14482 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

5858% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2004 responses. 14482 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 622 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 5177 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

The Renal Department at The Royal London Hospital

I have been a patient at the Renal Department for nearly eighteen years. My consultant is an exceptional doctor. I will be forever grat...

24 June 2016

Unpleasent first impact

One of the midwives just hang up the phone on me. When I first answered the phone the midwife immediately accused me of not turning up to...

20 June 2016

Change of contact details

I have been there two days ago to have my first baby scan. It all fine but I need to receive a call from the reception to book an appoint...

17 June 2016

Bad admin - waste of NHS resources

I had gamma knife surgery for a brain tumour in Jan 2016, staff were fantastic during treatment. A follow up appointment was requested by...

16 June 2016

Maternity Department

Following a previous negative experience of the delivery suite staff I'd like to add a positive review of the maternity assessment unit o...

15 June 2016

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Last updated on 01 February 2016.

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