Whipps Cross University Hospital

020 3416 5000 Whipps Cross Road , London, E11 1NR
http://www.bartshealth.nhs.uk/

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 365 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Whipps Cross is part of Barts Health NHS Trust

Whipps Cross University Hospital has been caring for the people of east London for over 100 years. The hospital serves a diverse local population of more than 350,000 people from Waltham Forest, Redbridge, Epping Forest and further afield. The area has a wide variation in levels of deprivation and health needs, ranging from the most deprived five per cent to amongst the most affluent 30 per cent of electoral wards in England.

Whipps Cross provides a full range of general inpatient, outpatient and day case services, as well as maternity services and a 24-hour Emergency Department and Urgent Care Centre. The Trust has also built a strong reputation as a centre of excellence for various specialist services, including urology, ENT, audiology, cardiology, colorectal surgery, cancer care and acute stroke care. Many of these services are provided to local people who would otherwise need to travel further to access them.

Contact details, map and directions

Whipps Cross University Hospital

Tel: 020 3416 5000

Address: Whipps Cross Road, London, E11 1NR

Website: http://www.bartshealth.nhs.uk/

Email: pals@bartshealth.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at Whipps Cross University Hospital

This hospital is managed by Barts Health NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

91% 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)

100% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

99% 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)

113% 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

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 741 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 170 responses

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

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 265 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 2621 responses.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

About reply of treatment of elderly patient at gynaecology

I wrote a message on this site about the treatment of an elderly patient at gynaecology. I received an email on Monday 16th May asking m...

25 May 2016

Very caring nurses but can't say the same for the doctor

My sister went there of a suspected miscarriage and didn't get to the correct ward due to confusion between two staff members. We underst...

24 May 2016

Excellent care in A&E

I recently received treatment at Whipp's Cross A&E. I was very distressed & upset when I arrived, and I was bleeding heavily. One...

16 May 2016

Strange priority

I took my 2.5 weeks daughter to A&E since she was vomiting and had diarrhea. We went there around 12:00. The staff at reception was uncon...

14 May 2016

5 hour plus wait in A&E

I attended Whipps Cross A&E on Monday night with a severely broken toe (the toe was bent and pointing in the wrong direction) I was put ...

11 May 2016

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Last updated on 01 February 2016.

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