Whipps Cross University Hospital

020 3416 5000 Whipps Cross Road , London, E11 1NR
http://www.bartshealth.nhs.uk/

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 386 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Whipps Cross is part of Barts Health NHS Trust

Whipps Cross University Hospital has been caring for the people of east London for over 100 years. The hospital serves a diverse local population of more than 350,000 people from Waltham Forest, Redbridge, Epping Forest and further afield. The area has a wide variation in levels of deprivation and health needs, ranging from the most deprived five per cent to amongst the most affluent 30 per cent of electoral wards in England.

Whipps Cross provides a full range of general inpatient, outpatient and day case services, as well as maternity services and a 24-hour Emergency Department and Urgent Care Centre. The Trust has also built a strong reputation as a centre of excellence for various specialist services, including urology, ENT, audiology, cardiology, colorectal surgery, cancer care and acute stroke care. Many of these services are provided to local people who would otherwise need to travel further to access them.

Contact details, map and directions

Whipps Cross University Hospital

Tel: 020 3416 5000

Address: Whipps Cross Road, London, E11 1NR

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

Email: WXpals@bartshealth.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at Whipps Cross University Hospital

This hospital is managed by Barts Health NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

93% 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)

96% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

97% 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)

110% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

62staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1175 responses. 15387 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

86%Patients recommend this hospital. 4629 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

83%Patients recommend this hospital. 135 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

67%Patients recommend this hospital. 480 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

77staff recommend this hospital for care. 1175 responses. 15387 staff work at this trust.

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

Latest reviews of this hospital

A&E doing what they can

I went to A and E on advice of a sports injury specialist for a haemotoma that was getting better. Staff are all really great, absolut...

21 July 2018

Acute Stone Clinic - Excellent Care

The care and service that the acute stone clinic provided was second to none. I was due to attend for a CT scan followed by a clinical ...

20 July 2018

INCOMPETENCE at its best!!!!

Today I came to Orthotics for an appointment that I had to get myself, I came to the Deptartment about 6 weeks ago was told appliances wo...

17 July 2018

My wife's heart attack

My wife was taken to Whipps Cross Hospital with a suspected heart attack last week. The service from the first responding paramedic, the ...

16 July 2018

Both great and worse staff

The staff in the triage are wonderful. Doctors are great as well. Unfortunately one midwife in the ward department need more training. H...

14 July 2018

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Last updated on 01 February 2016.

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