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 159 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

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

99% 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)

135% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
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% of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

98% 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 : Inpatient

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 758 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

76%Patients recommend this hospital. 1696 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

69% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 839 responses. 13783 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

49% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 836 responses. 13783 staff work at this trust.

Latest reviews of this hospital

terrible! don't choose it!!!!

The most unfriendly and unsupportive staff i have ever dealt with, especially post-natal clinic where my husband was not allowed into the...

24 October 2014

Thank you!!!

Absolutely chuffed by the nurses and doctors morale even at 6am on a Sunday morning! They treated me with such great care! Will think twi...

13 October 2014

Head ache

Stayed for just under a week after a fall and head injury. Lack of communication between nurses and doctors seemed apparent but service w...

30 September 2014

high quality treatment and care

I underwent an elective carotid endarterectomy on the 11/9/14. I was very anxious as this was the first surgery I had been subject to. I ...

30 September 2014

A good experience

I was taken to A&E and seen promptly. Went through various departments to identify my problem and issues promptly. The CDU was helpfu...

29 September 2014

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Last updated on 04 September 2012.

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