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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 218 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)

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)

121% 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

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 675 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 210 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

71%staff recommend this hospital for care. 616 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

49%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 616 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 270 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Admitted to hospital after attending A&E

I was admitted on Saturday 25th July after being seen immediately on arrival at A&E. The quality of the healthcare was outstanding and in...

27 July 2015

updating a building doesn't fix the real problem

Was sent by my gp to the hospital to have my baby monitored due to reduce movements ..had to wait ages but can be understandable when h...

27 July 2015

Thank you RLH

My sister was admitted In January following a brain aneurysm. Her care over the three weeks she was a patient was second to none. From th...

19 July 2015

My MS nurse is always extremely quick in responding to my queries, helping out..

My MS nurse is always extremely quick in responding to my queries, helping out and organising what is needed. I also have their mobile ph...

18 July 2015

3rd world hospital

Absolutely shocking experience. I needed an op to remove pressure on my sciatic nerve. I had a discectomy years ago but scar tissue etc...

17 July 2015

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Last updated on 13 April 2015.

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