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The Royal Marsden Hospital (Surrey)

020 8642 6011 Downs Road , Sutton, Surrey, SM2 5PT
http://www.royalmarsden.nhs.uk

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 18 ratings for this hospital

Overview

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Based in London and Surrey, The Royal Marsden is a leader in the field of cancer treatment and research.

It provides inpatient, day care and outpatient services for all cancers, and pioneers and innovates in cancer nursing, treatment and drug development.

It was the first hospital in the world dedicated to cancer, and its unique relationship with The Institute of Cancer Research aids the development of new treatments and brings benefits to patients quickly.

What gives it its leading edge?

  • Holistic care programmes, from diagnosis to treatment to recovery or palliative care.
  • Pastoral and psychological care for patients and relatives.
  • Dedicated and highly skilled staff.
  • Specialist research centre with the largest drugs trial unit in Europe.
  • Training and education schemes for cancer nurses, oncologists and GPs.

Contact details, map and directions

The Royal Marsden Hospital (Surrey)

Tel: 020 8642 6011   Fax: 020 8661 3335

Address: Downs Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM2 5PT

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

Email: patientcentre@rmh.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at The Royal Marsden Hospital (Surrey)

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

97% 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)

94% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

98% 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)

120% 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

2.15% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

6.88% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 181 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

100%staff recommend this hospital for care. 8 responses. 3764 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

100%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 8 responses. 3764 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 235 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 226 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

outstanding hospital - excellent care

Following a routine mammogram at the end of last year I was diagnosed with breast cancer. From choice I requested a referral to Marsden h...

27 September 2016

Professional & Caring

I visited the Rapid Diagnostic & Assessment Centre today & was extremely impressed with the hospital & in particular the specialist nurse...

20 September 2016

Emergency response

On Thursday the 15th September my wife was admitted into Smithers ward for a procedure to insert a Port. The procedure was successful, th...

17 September 2016

95% fabulous

The reception staff throughout were the best I have encountered. The same goes for the nursing staff, the staff member who did the mammo...

17 August 2016

Breast unit

I would just like to say how wonderful the staff were when I recently visited the rapid diagnostics breast unit. From the porter who dire...

6 July 2016

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Last updated on 18 June 2010.

Information supplied by The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust