Bolton NHS Foundation Trust

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 24 ratings for this trust



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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

Excellent Service - IBD Team

I would just like to convey my thanks to the dcotor and his fabulous team for the service and treatment I have received for the past 5 y...

10 January 2019

Thank you for quality service.

At 11.10 am today I attended the Dermatology Department. I wish to place on record the excellent treatment I received from a lady. I arr...

7 November 2018

Excellent service

Yesterday I visited the royal Bolton breast unit. The members of staff from nurses, mammographers, junior doctors and doctors were amazin...

14 September 2018

Quality service and compassionate nursing.

Service with a smile from quality staff at the hospital. In late June I unfortunately fractured my shoulder (Scapula). I visited the A...

28 August 2018

my hospital admittance

i have already submitted one review regarding being given wrong tablets on discharge ,but i forgot to mention subject regarding my arriva...

13 August 2018

Last updated on 04 June 2018.

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