Bolton NHS Foundation Trust

01204 390390 The Royal Bolton Hospital, Minerva Road, Farnworth , Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 0JR

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 16 ratings for this trust



  • Find out how we're doing

Bolton NHS Foundation Trust provides a range of high quality services both in the community and at the Royal Bolton Hospital to patients from Bolton and beyond.  We have a number of health centres and clinics including the state of the art Bolton One in the town centre and we also provide care to patients at home when needed. The Royal Bolton Hospital provides general and specialist services, including medicine, surgery, paediatrics, elderly care and diagnostic services. The hospital is a "super centre" for maternity, neonatal and children's services.

Our vision is to develop the organisation and aim to match the best integrated care organisations internationally for the quality and efficiency of our services by 2016.

Our renewed focus will give us three fundamental aims:-

  • Best care for better health (for our patients and our community)
  • Responsible use of resources (for the taxpayer)
  • Valued, respected and proud (by our staff, patients and public)

Our strategic direction will be to address and design:-

  • Meeting the health needs of our population
  • Improving the safety and quality of care
  • Improving the patients experience
  • Making our services more efficient

Latest news

Find out how we're doing

We've launched a new section on our website called Open and Honest Care and Safer Staffing. We will be publishing monthly reports on this page to keep patients and the public informed about our performance in areas such as infection control, patient experience and staffing levels. Visit our website for more information.

Last updated on 20 June 2014.

Latest reviews of this trust

Ophthalmology cataract operation

My mother recently had her cataract removed. She was dealt with extremely professionally and kindly by the doctors and nurses both in the...

29 January 2018

Treatment after accident

My husband recently broke his femur and dislocated his leg joint. So many people were involved with his recovery I couldn't mention the...

17 January 2018

Royal Bolton Breast Unit, August - December 2017

Following a routine mammogram in August'17, my wife received a letter (within three days) requesting she attends the Breast Unit at The R...

1 January 2018

Breast Screening and Treatment

From the outset, the attention and treatment given to the breast problem presented by my wife, was better than outstanding. The detail of...

23 December 2017

My mastectomy experience

Iv recently had a mastectomy at bolton.what a fantastic team they ar .from clinic staff .theatre staff.annaesthetic staff and ward staff...

22 December 2017

Quality of service at Bolton NHS Foundation Trust

Registration with the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission regulates this organisation

Last updated on 20 June 2017.

Information supplied by Bolton NHS Foundation Trust