Bedford Hospital South Wing

01234 355 122 South Wing, Kempston Road , Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 9DJ
http://www.bedfordhospital.nhs.uk/index.asp

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 195 ratings for this hospital

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Overview

Choose Bedford, where every patient matters.

If you choose Bedford you can be certain of high quality clinical care and treatment in clean, comfortable surroundings.
We our proud of our short waiting times, excellent medical and nursing staff, ample car parking, which is free for disabled patients and visitors, and we are in easy reach by car, bus or train. We provide a wide range of services from our modern facilities including maternity, vascular (vein) services and cancer care. Our focus is on providing high quality clinical services and support for patients.

 

Contact details, map and directions

Bedford Hospital South Wing

Tel: 01234 355 122   Fax: 01234 795 972

Address: South Wing, Kempston Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 9DJ

Website: http://www.bedfordhospital.nhs.uk/index.asp

Email: communications@bedfordhospital.nhs.uk

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Latest news

Safe Staffing at Bedford Hospital

Data on fill rates for nurses, midwives and care staff will be presented on the NHS Choices page for Bedford Hospital. In addition actual staffing numbers versus planned staff fill rates on a ward by ward basis are presented on the Bedford Hospital website, alongside further information about safe staffing.

Please visit www.bedfordhospital.nhs.uk/safe-staffing for further information.

Last updated on 23 June 2014.

Quality of service at Bedford Hospital South Wing

This hospital is managed by Bedford Hospital NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

92.11% 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)

109.24% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

98.29% 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)

120.52% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 1541 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

85%Patients recommend this hospital. 629 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

84%staff recommend this hospital for care. 148 responses. 2678 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

74%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 148 responses. 2678 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 2127 responses.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Excellent

I had a very positive experience during a recent stay in hospital, followed by an operation as a day patient. The staff on Shuttleworth ...

19 November 2017

Attendance for urgent AAA on going progress examination.

Waiting for Operation date at St.Thomas's Hospital London for AAA 6cm Dia. x4 AAA to attend A @ E Bedford re. concerns of possible critic...

18 November 2017

Excellent service

Thanks to all staff... especially the occupational health therapist and the other member of staff who went the extra mile to make sure my...

18 November 2017

A pleasant experience.

All the staff whom I met were welcoming, friendly and keen to help. They were very reassuring and clear in their directions. The ho...

14 November 2017

Visit to A & E Dept

I would like to say a very special thank you to all the staff from Reception staff, HCA's Nurses and Doctor at Bedford South Hospital, fo...

13 November 2017

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Last updated on 30 June 2016.

Information supplied by Bedford Hospital NHS Trust