The Royal London Hospital

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

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 236 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 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 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.

We aim to give our patients the best possible care so that they can live better, fuller, longer lives. We strive 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.

Contact details, map and directions

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)

95% 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)

114% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

96% 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)

110% 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

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 593 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

71%staff recommend this hospital for care. 2122 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

56%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2122 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 411 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 5241 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Great staff and clean

We went on a Sunday night and the hospital appeared clean and well staffed. Needed a CT scan and only waited about 10 mins - efficient. T...

8 February 2016

Brilliant, professional A&E team

No one wants to go to A&E. I didn't. Nice to be treated by lovely professional staff at all levels from reception to assessment to r...

7 February 2016

Attended clinic what a nightmare

I waited for ages in pain in a plastic chair, over an hour late then rushed appointment. Additionally, only discussed what they wanted to...

3 February 2016

Outpatients clinic

I attended the Vascular outpatients Clinic today. I arrived promptly for my 11.50 am appointment and in response to my question was told...

3 February 2016

Unjoined up, unholistic, doctor-focused care

I attended neurosurgery outpatients for a regular monitoring visit today. I have longstanding and painful spinal conditions; prolapsed ce...

2 February 2016

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Last updated on 01 February 2016.

Information supplied by Barts Health NHS Trust