The Royal London Hospital

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

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 197 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 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

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

100% 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
Ward level breakdown

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

100% 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)

104% 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

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 557 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 1720 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

poor treatment after c-section

After having an emergency C-section at 31 weeks, once transferred onto the ward one particular member of staff was extremely unprofession...

23 April 2015

Doctors are very well nurses have behavioral problems

Still I am in hospital. Today I completed a week after a medium operation. It is a long story but I would like to share some examples onl...

21 April 2015

Efficient service

I am grateful to the doctor and their team for the care that they provided when I visited the Emergency Department following an accidenta...

21 April 2015

Thank you.

I have been seeing my consultant for the past 6 years. I am very grateful for all their help as they are always making sure I am doing we...

18 April 2015

Colorectal team and day surgery

The Pre Opp assesment staff were excellent and so are all the Colorectal team of Consultants, Doctors and Nurses. I had my surgery on 14...

17 April 2015

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