The Royal London Hospital

Telephone: 020 3416 5000
Address: Whitechapel, London, E1 1BZ
Website: http://www.bartshealth.nhs.uk/

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 149 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 Accident and 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.

When it opens in 2012, The Royal London will be Britain’s biggest new hospital.

The Royal London is part of Barts and The London NHS Trust which is one of Britain’s leading healthcare providers. Our world-renowned hospitals – Barts in The City, The Royal London in Whitechapel and The London Chest in Bethnal Green – 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.

Our daily mission is bringing excellence to life – giving our patients the best possible care so that they can live better, fuller, longer lives.  We aim 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, a measure widely regarded as an indicator of clinical excellence overall.  During 2009/10, our survival rates were better than would be expected (as indicated in Dr Foster hospital standardised mortality ratio), given the nature and complexity of the cases we treat.  Patient safety is paramount at Barts and The London and we have an excellent track record to prove it.

And with the world’s biggest hospital development – a £1 billion investment – we will soon care for our patients in facilities that match the quality of our clinical care.

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The Royal London Hospital

Tel: 020 3416 5000

Address: 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

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

95% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

128% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

92% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

95% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

94%Patients who would recommend this hospital as a place to be treated. 531 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

46

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Latest reviews of this hospital

3 HOURS WAIT FOR A 3 MINUTE X-RAY?!?!?!

The Fracture Clinic is grossly understaffed. First you have to queue to report in and wait and wait to see a nurse/registrar that just p...

17 September 2014

poor service

there more reception than service to find emergency reception I found three reception there are no names of doctors or nurse no any i...

6 September 2014

Thank you, great care!

I was referred via my GP for a Dermatitis issue. The appointment was prompt. The space clean and well ordered. The nurse & speci...

29 August 2014

Excellent!

I was transferred to the Royal London A&E from Moorfields Eye Hosptial by ambulance after a severe allergic reaction. The Ambulance crew ...

27 August 2014

A Hospital of Mixed Quality

Initial treatment excellent, but as soon as I was discharged, I never heard from them again. List of mistakes 1 For a broken hip; Opera...

25 August 2014

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Last updated on 04 September 2012.

Information supplied by Barts Health NHS Trust