Salford Royal

0161 789 7373 Stott Lane , Salford, M6 8HD

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 246 ratings for this hospital


This Department is managed by Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

female patient receiving treatment

The Nephrology department is the inpatient centre for the West Sector of Greater Manchester and provides the following specialist renal centre functions:

  • Management, communication and co-ordination of the Renal Managed Clinical Networks

  • Training and tuition for both Centre and Linked DGH staff

  • Inpatient Nephrology

  • Renal High Dependency for the treatment of acute renal failure

  • Maintenance Haemodialysis

  • Local haemodialysis provided for the local population

  • Haemodialysis/peritoneal dialysis training

  • Peritoneal and vascular access surgery

  • Renal failure surgery Parathyroidectomy

  • Specialist Outpatients

  • Pre- and post-transplant management (post after three months)


Things you should know

The Renal department at Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust comprises:

◾Two renal wards – currently 37 beds
◾Three-bedded renal high dependency care unit adjacent to the renal wards
◾Maintenance haemodialysis unit of 29 stations
◾Home haemodialysis training unit and self-care unit of 2 stat

The following table shows staffing levels on wards that provide this service.

Where wards provide more than one service the results include shared values for all services provided on that ward.

Nurse staffing levels - Nephrology MAY 2018

Ward name % of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital) % of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital) % of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Ward) % of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Ward)


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More information about this data

Treatments and services offered at the Nephrology department

Latest reviews of this service

renal department salford hospital

the renal department is excellent .All the staff are helpful and informative.The department is extremely well run and patient focused . I...

13 May 2017

Last updated on 23 February 2018.

Information supplied by Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust