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 164 ratings for this hospital

Maternity services

This Department is managed by The Whittington Hospital NHS Trust

Friends and Family Test Score for January 2015: 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?

97%

Total responses: 38
34 out of 38
34
3 out of 38
3
1 out of 38
1
0 out of 38
0
0 out of 38
0
0 out of 38
0

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

85%

Total responses: 33
26 out of 33
26
2 out of 33
2
0 out of 33
0
0 out of 33
0
0 out of 33
0
5 out of 33
5

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?

98%

Total responses: 59
43 out of 59
43
15 out of 59
15
0 out of 59
0
1 out of 59
1
0 out of 59
0
0 out of 59
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

No graph available

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

96%

Total responses: 26
22 out of 26
22
3 out of 26
3
1 out of 26
1
0 out of 26
0
0 out of 26
0
0 out of 26
0

Latest reviews of this service

Brilliant maternity team: safe delivery of baby son - 10/03

Truly impressed by the whole maternity unit from birth centre to labour ward and everything in-between. Highly competent, professional an...

23 March 2015

So happy with the staff at the birthing centre

we had the most amazing experience with the staff at the birthing centre. They were with me at all times the support they gave during my...

8 March 2015

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

Last updated on 28 February 2013.

Information supplied by The Whittington Hospital NHS Trust