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Birmingham Children

0121 333 9999 Steelhouse Lane , Birmingham, B4 6NH
http://www.bch.nhs.uk

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 19 ratings for this hospital

News:

  • Birmingham Children's Hospital Quality Accounts 2014/2015
  • Staffing Report October 2014
  • Staffing Report September 2014

Overview

Birmingham Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust provides the widest range of children’s health services for young patients from Birmingham the West Midlands and beyond, with over 240,000 patient visits every year.

 

We are a nationally designated specialist centre for epilepsy surgery and a trauma centre for the West Midlands, a national transplant centre, and a centre of excellence for complex heart conditions, the treatment of burns, cancer, and liver and kidney disease. We also have one of the largest Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in the country with a dedicated Eating Disorder Unit and Acute Assessment Unit for regional referrals of children and young people with the most serious problems (Tier 4).

 

 

Contact details, map and directions

Birmingham Children

Tel: 0121 333 9999   Fax: 0121 333 9998

Address: Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham, B4 6NH

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

Email: communications@bch.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

For further information about all Departments and services please visit the hospital website page: http://www.bch.nhs.uk/find-us/department-list

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Latest news

Birmingham Children's Hospital Quality Accounts 2014/2015

Birmingham Children's Hospital Quality Accounts 2014/2015

Associated document

BCH Quality Accounts 2014/2015 (.pdf, 1.63 MB)

Last updated on 03 June 2015.

Staffing Report October 2014

This document gives details of our ward staffing mix and numbers for October 2014.

Associated document

Staffing Report October 2014 (.pdf, 368.94 KB)

Last updated on 24 November 2014.

Staffing Report September 2014

This document gives details of our ward staffing mix and numbers for September 2014.

Associated document

Staffing Report September 2014 (.pdf, 166.18 KB)

Last updated on 24 November 2014.

Staffing Report September 2014

This document gives details of our ward staffing mix and numbers for September 2014.

Last updated on 24 November 2014.

Staffing Report August 2014

This document gives details of our ward staffing mix and numbers for August 2014.

Associated document

Staffing Report August 2014 (.pdf, 164.93 KB)

Last updated on 24 November 2014.

Staffing Report July 2014

This document gives details of our ward staffing mix and numbers for July 2014.

Last updated on 24 November 2014.

Staffing Report June 2014

This document gives details of our ward staffing mix and numbers for June 2014.

Associated document

Staffing Report June 2014 (.pdf, 474.01 KB)

Last updated on 24 November 2014.

October Public Board papers

Agenda and Papers for Public Board Meeting October 2014

Last updated on 29 October 2014.

July Public Board papers

Agenda and Papers for Public Board Meeting July 2014

Last updated on 15 October 2014.

June Public Board papers

Agenda and Papers for Public Board Meeting June 2014

Last updated on 14 August 2014.

May Public Board papers

Agenda and Papers for Public Board Meeting May 2014

Last updated on 14 August 2014.

BCH Quality Accounts 2013/2014

Birmingham Children's Hospital Quality Accounts 2013/2014

Associated document

BCH Quality Accounts 2013/2014 (.pdf, 2.57 MB)

Last updated on 24 June 2014.

Staffing Report May 2014

This document gives details of our ward staffing mix and numbers for May 2014.

Associated document

nursing figures May report.pdf (.pdf, 512.24 KB)

Last updated on 27 May 2014.

Staffing Report April 2014

This document gives details of our ward staffing mix and numbers for April 2014.

Associated document

BCH staffing report.pdf (.pdf, 374.96 KB)

Last updated on 27 May 2014.

April Public Board Papers

The agenda and  public papers for the April 2014 board meeting

Last updated on 16 May 2014.

March Public Board Papers

The agenda and public papers from the March 2014 board meeting

Last updated on 08 May 2014.

Quality Account

Birmingham Children's Hospital Quality Account 2012/13

Associated document

Birmingham Children's Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Quality Account 2012-13.pdf (.pdf, 2.92 MB)

Last updated on 13 June 2013.

Quality of service at Birmingham Children

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

90% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

100% 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)

101% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 384 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 412 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

98%staff recommend this hospital for care. 341 responses. 3604 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

77%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 341 responses. 3604 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

NA%Patients recommend this hospital. 2 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 140 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Daughters Treatment

My daughter has been a patient at this hospital since birth due to a ante-natal diagnosis of Absent Pulmonary Valve Syndrome, Tetralogy o...

1 December 2016

2 year olds talipes operation

Hospital was excellent. Surgeons and nurse staff all brilliant. Everything was explained clearly and our son was looked after very well. ...

16 October 2016

Excellent hospital & services

Birmingham children's hospital has been a part of my family for 30 years. My sister used their services most of her life. My niece is sti...

14 October 2016

Seven Day Service in Action

At 5am on a Sunday morning my 6mo woke with a fever that was not reducing with paracetamol or ibuprofen. Seven hours later with her temp...

28 September 2016

My daughters cancelled surgery

I am frustrated and upset for my daughter who was due an operation today on her thumbs at Birmingham Children's Hospital Her quality of l...

26 September 2016

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