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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 437 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)

86% 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)

99% 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)

103% 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 883 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

85%Patients recommend this hospital. 754 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

83%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1426 responses. 5356 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

72%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1426 responses. 5356 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 493 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 2116 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

Don't Use Online Choose and Book - Royal Bolton Hospital

Have been trying to get an appointment with the Ophthalmology Out Patients clinic since July following a referral from my optician. As p...

2 December 2016

Colonoscopy Staff

I attended R1 for a colonoscopy to say I was scared and apprehensive was an understatement from the moment i walked in was greeted by fri...

30 November 2016

Superb service

After emergency treatment and admission for a very painful but non life threatening back condition I have much to say, 99% of it extremel...

29 November 2016

First Time in Hospital

Not that I would want to, but if I ever need the care of the NHS again, then Bolton will definitely be the top of my list. The care from ...

28 November 2016

My hernia surgery 10 Oct 2016

All stages of my hernia treatment at Royal Bolton Hospital from initial reception up to and including the anaesthetism,the surgery and th...

27 November 2016

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Last updated on 22 January 2014.

Information supplied by Bolton NHS Foundation Trust