West Suffolk Hospital

01284 713000 Hardwick Lane , Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 2QZ
http://www.wsh.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 124 ratings for this hospital

Overview

WSH Staff

West Suffolk Hospital provides a range of acute core services with associated inpatient and outpatient facilities. There is a purpose-built Macmillan Unit, a dedicated Eye Treatment Centre and a Day Surgery Unit. WSH has around 460 beds and 13 theatres, including three in day surgery and two in the eye treatment centre.

To find out more, visit our website: www.wsh.nhs.uk

Contact details, map and directions

West Suffolk Hospital

Tel: 01284 713000   Fax: 01284 701993

Address: Hardwick Lane, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 2QZ

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

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Departments and services

Day Surgery Unit
Eye Treatment Centre
Macmillan Unit

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Quality of service at West Suffolk Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

94% 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)

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)

96% 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

0.26% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

3.66% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 626 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 530 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

93%staff recommend this hospital for care. 730 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

80%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 730 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 431 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Rainbow ward

I cannot thank the rainbow ward staff that helped me (30/4/16-2/5/16) while I stayed there for a couple of nights. On the 3 days that I ...

2 May 2016

Right and left foot fusion

I came in to hospital about 3yrs ago for a Triple Fusion on my Right Foot and I have to say how wonderfull things have gone and every thi...

28 April 2016

4 day hospital stay on F6

I have had a 4 day stay in F6 and a 3 day stay the week prior to this. The ward was very clean, all staff were helpful and friendly and I...

26 April 2016

cardiology consultation

I attended a 9.0am appointment with the cardiologist, was seen at 9.0 am where I had a most thorough check-up, sent for EEC at another d...

14 April 2016

Very high standard all round.

Had tests in three departments today - cardiology, haematology and x-ray. It was all done much more quickly than I had expected. All the ...

11 April 2016

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Last updated on 30 November 2010.

Information supplied by West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust