Royal Bolton Hospital

01204 390390 Minerva Road, Farnworth , Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 0JR
http://www.boltonft.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 430 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Royal Bolton Hospital

The Royal Bolton Hospital is part of a trust with an international reputation as a leader in healthcare improvement.  Staff combine warmth and friendliness with expertise and professionalism, and the values of the Trust emphasise compassion and dignity for patients. The hospital has a wide range of services and is a centre of excellence for maternity and children's services, with new central delivery suite, special care, neonatal intensive care and children's unit.   It has a reputation as a good teaching and training organisation with an education centre, library and outstanding programme for staff learning and development. Conveniently situated just off the M61 the hospital is easily accessible.  

Contact details, map and directions

Royal Bolton Hospital

Tel: 01204 390390   Fax: 01204 390794

Address: Minerva Road, Farnworth, Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 0JR

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

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Quality of service at Royal Bolton Hospital

This hospital is managed by Bolton NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

92% 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)

104% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

117% 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

0.44% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

2.57% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 1258 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

82%Patients recommend this hospital. 991 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

8181% staff recommend this hospital for care. 995 responses. 5294 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

6666% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 995 responses. 5294 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

89%Patients recommend this hospital. 1873 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 4228 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

Contracted mrsa on m2

This is my fourth stay on m2 in this pregnancy as i am high risk and have suffered with numerous problems such as pain and loss of blood....

26 June 2016

Mr Kelly Eye Clinic

My mother was diagnosed with macular degeneration nearly three years ago at a different hospital. She has been seen and treated previousl...

26 June 2016

Getting better

Having spent a few weeks at Bolton royal hospital I cannot thank the staff enough for everything they did for me and the warmth and supp...

24 June 2016

Quickly seen, however.....

My optician referred me to the eye unit and I was seen extremely quickly. Thank you to all the staff who carried out all initial scans, p...

23 June 2016

12 hours in a n e then I had to sleept on the floor

I arrived with a 15yr old who was in my care, she was assesed then we were left waiting and waiting aparently on a phone call, after 12 ...

21 June 2016

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Last updated on 22 January 2014.

Information supplied by Bolton NHS Foundation Trust