Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

03004 222 222 Trust HQ, Alexandra House, Sandford Road , Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53 7AN

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 19 ratings for this trust



  • April 2017 staffing levels
  • Hard Truths - the journey to putting patients first
Chief Executive Deborah Lee

Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provides a wide range of specialist acute services, including a regional cancer centre, from its two large general hospitals, Gloucestershire Royal and Cheltenham General Hospital and also maternity services at Stroud Maternity Hospital. 

Our specialist clinicians see patients in the county's community hospitals including  Stroud, Berkeley Vale, Forest of Dean, Tewkesbury, the North Cotswolds and Cirencester.

The Trust has developed groundbreaking services such as its Mobile Chemotherapy Services, and also provides a national lead in Diabetic Retinal Screening and AAA Screening Services.


Latest news

April 2017 staffing levels

NHS trusts are required to publish staffing levels on their inpatient wards.  This is in addition to displaying staffing numbers on boards outside all inpatient ward areas. Our latest staffing numbers are now available to download.


Associated document

Staffing levels April 2017 (.pdf, 1.67 MB)

Last updated on 21 April 2017.

Hard Truths - the journey to putting patients first

‘Hard Truths – the journey to putting patients first’, DoH, January 2014 is the Government’s response to the Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust Public Inquiry and one of the key actions from their response is to ensure safe staffing and for data about nurse staffing numbers on hospital wards to be was to publish by the end of June 2014 the very latest. A report went to our Trust Board which reviews the safety of staffing, ensuring that appropriate actions are being taken to resolve any potential risks to patient safety which has resulted from gaps in staffing compliments.

Last updated on 03 June 2014.

Latest reviews of this trust

Knee Surgery

Every single person I came into contact with, was caring and understanding, particularly the staff member who kept me talking to take my ...

30 November 2018

Good care, poor facilities

I have zero complaints about the hospital staff, all were very good, professional, and resolved my health issue. I was extremely unhap...

15 November 2018

Thank you and well done Gloucestershire Royal Hospital.

I had minor surgery in July this year under the care of my consultants Team at Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, I was admitted. I’m sorry ...

29 September 2018

Not brilliant at all.

So, my mother went to Cheltenham NHS General Hospital. And it was just a horrible day. At first she got told to be there by 7.30 or a lit...

11 September 2018

fantastic service 06-09-18

Had consultation with a consutant yesterday for a hernia and was offered surgery today at Cirencester Hospital I cannot speak highly e...

6 September 2018

Last updated on 29 June 2018.

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