The Whittington Hospital

Telephone: 020 7272 3070
Address: Magdala Avenue, London, N19 5NF
Website: http://www.whittington.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 163 ratings for this hospital

Maternity services

This Department is managed by The Whittington Hospital NHS Trust

Friends and Family Test Score for December 2014: Maternity

The Friends and Family Test (FFT) is a survey which gives patients an opportunity to give feedback on the quality of the care they receive. This gives hospitals a better understanding of their patients’ needs, enabling them to make improvements.

Find out more about FFT including NHS England’s guidance on maternity services.

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Services provided on-site in this hospital

How likely are you to recommend our antenatal service to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?

NA

Total responses: 0

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How likely are you to recommend our labour ward/birthing unit to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?

100%

Total responses: 43
36 out of 43
36
7 out of 43
7
0 out of 43
0
0 out of 43
0
0 out of 43
0
0 out of 43
0

How likely are you to recommend our postnatal ward to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?

79%

Total responses: 102
60 out of 102
60
21 out of 102
21
3 out of 102
3
1 out of 102
1
2 out of 102
2
15 out of 102
15

Services provided in the home or community

How likely are you to recommend our antenatal service to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?

100%

Total responses: 13
12 out of 13
12
1 out of 13
1
0 out of 13
0
0 out of 13
0
0 out of 13
0
0 out of 13
0

How likely are you to recommend our homebirth service to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?

NA

Total responses: 0

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How likely are you to recommend our postnatal community service to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?

93%

Total responses: 14
10 out of 14
10
3 out of 14
3
1 out of 14
1
0 out of 14
0
0 out of 14
0
0 out of 14
0

Latest reviews of this service

Maternity services - Whittington

I can not rate the Whittington highly enough for its maternity services. I had a quick labour on the labour ward but baby ended up in int...

24 February 2015

So very hit and miss

It's hard to give an overall star rating as the triage unit and birthing centre are worlds apart. Having been in labour at home for 6 hou...

15 February 2015

unfortunately I'm going to use it again

1) sort out ante/ postnatal wards - it's a London hospital, not one in Somalia. 2) staff - they are hit and miss, as I already gave a b...

5 February 2015

Please read this if you are considering giving birth here

I felt compelled to write about my experience at the Whittington as after reading all the 5 star reviews by users who have given birth at...

30 January 2015

Birthing centre

hi I was a labour support (doula) for my daughter goldi in the birthing centre last week. the staff were kind, patient and supportive an...

18 January 2015

Last updated on 28 February 2013.

Information supplied by The Whittington Hospital NHS Trust