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The Royal London Hospital

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

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 216 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.

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 – Barts in The City and The Royal London in Whitechapel – 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 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.

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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)

98% 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)

125% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

103% 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

0.16% - 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

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 773 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 255 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

64%staff recommend this hospital for care. 604 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

45%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 604 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 590 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 4872 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

14F

Well my mother had the misfortune of being on 14 F ward the nurses are fine but the team that look after the patients treat everyone as i...

28 August 2015

Very unhappy with ignorant doctors

I was admitted on Tuesday lunch time and after 4 hours I had been seen by many doctors and was treated very well. The waiting time was l...

28 August 2015

Really bad experience !

It was really bad experience , one of the midwives was very rude even though most of the midwives were very friendly and caring ,I will n...

24 August 2015

Very disappointed

I was at the antenatal clinic today doing self referral as I'm high risk and 35weeks pregnant I can't believe how rude and un professiona...

22 August 2015

A & E review - professional and fast service!

I had to come to A&E at The Royal London a few weeks ago and after seeing previous reviews, I was not looking forward to it but it wa...

19 August 2015

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Last updated on 13 April 2015.

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