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 203 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

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

93% 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)

111% 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)

102% 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)

118% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% 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

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 626 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

78%Patients recommend this hospital. 1464 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

70%staff recommend this hospital for care. 683 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

48%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 683 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

Rude staff at the Royal London Hospital maternity ward

I have just came off the phone with a very rude and Cold voiced receptionist on the phone. I was in pain and was told to go in to the hos...

21 May 2015

respiratory care ward 13f

my treatment was with out exception absolutely 1st class,the care and compassion shown by every member of staff was way beyond that which...

20 May 2015

Long wait times and rude staff I am moving hospitals

I have had attended this clinic 4 times now. Two for my 12 and 20 week appts both went well as you don't really have to interact or deal ...

14 May 2015

Awful care with bad decisions

From moody midwifes to clumsy doctors . My experience here was awful. I had my baby here 6 months ago and am still traumatised from my ex...

14 May 2015

If zero stars was possible

Today (13/5/15) I went to visit my brother who was to have a facial op. Upon hearing he was moved over night from 4E to 12D, I proceeded ...

13 May 2015

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