Purley War Memorial Hospital

020 8401 3000 856 Brighton Road, 856 Brighton Road , Purley, Surrey, CR8 2YL

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 31 ratings for this hospital


Purley War Memorial Hospital reopened in July 2013 after an £ 11.15m refurbishment.

The hospital is now a 21st century healthcare facility for central Purley creating a new centre for integrated care services that brings care closer to home to the thousands of people who live in the area.

The new physiotherapy and diabetic retinopathy (a test for an eye disease caused by diabetes) clinics re-started in  July 2013 and there is an expanded imaging service  providing a greater range of diagnostics, with x-ray, ultrasound and dexa (a type of x-ray used primarily for bone scans).

Further consultant-led outpatient clinics also run on this site.

The GP-led Minor Injuries Unit  is now in its its permanent home in the iconic old outpatients building facing Brighton Road. Open daily from 2 'til 8pm, 365 days per year.

A GP practice and ophthalmology clinic also  opened on the site in the autumn of 2013.

Contact details, map and directions

Purley War Memorial Hospital

Tel: 020 8401 3000

Address: 856 Brighton Road, 856 Brighton Road, Purley, Surrey, CR8 2YL

Website: http://www.croydonhealthservices.nhs.uk

Email: comms@croydonhealth.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Purley War Memorial Hospital

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

70%staff recommend this hospital for care. 364 responses. 3553 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

63%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 364 responses. 3553 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 272 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 1271 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Very good from physio but appointment issue

Received a text for physio appointment for 6 march. arrive at physio dept but found that the actual appointment was at the outpatient dep...

16 March 2018

Very unhelpful and unsympathetic nurse

I came here with my teenage son on a bank holiday weekend to have an abscess packed and dressed. The nurses at the doctors had been doin...

31 January 2018

Haospital reception staff

What awfu attitude I had when I checked in for my appointment! Having checked in and entered the waiting area I looked at the “boar...

21 January 2018

Blood test amazing

Was my second visit to the hospital for a blood in a year. I am a very nervous patient, literally sweat at the thought of a needle. I was...

17 January 2018

Fantastic Service

I used this hospitals GP's service this evening to take my son who felt very unwell and being a sat i did not want to leave him without b...

13 January 2018

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Last updated on 13 April 2015.

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