Frimley Park Hospital

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Frimley Park Hospital
Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust
FrimleyParkHospitalMainEntrance.jpg
Main entrance
Frimley Park Hospital is located in Surrey
Frimley Park Hospital
Location in Surrey
Geography
LocationFrimley, Surrey, England
Coordinates51°19′11″N 0°44′39″W / 51.3196°N 0.7441°W / 51.3196; -0.7441Coordinates: 51°19′11″N 0°44′39″W / 51.3196°N 0.7441°W / 51.3196; -0.7441
Organisation
Care systemNHS England
Services
Emergency departmentYes
Beds938
HelipadYes
History
Opened1973
Links
Websitewww.fhft.nhs.uk/your-hospitals/frimley-park

Frimley Park Hospital is a large, 938-bed general hospital in Frimley, Surrey. It is managed by Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust, and houses a private wing.

History[edit]

Frimley Park Hospital was opened to provide a full range of acute services to patients North East Hampshire and West Surrey in 1974.[1] After Cambridge Military Hospital in Aldershot closed in 1996, the hospital was selected by the Ministry of Defence to host one of the Ministry of Defence Hospital Units.[2]

The hospital was built with reinforced autoclaved aerated concrete beams which was the subject of a safety alert in 2019. This may lead to the rebuilding of the hospital as a cheaper option than replacing the beams.[3]

Notable births[edit]

Royal family:

Other notable births:

Performance[edit]

After an inspection in August 2015 the hospital was one of only three in England rated "outstanding" by the Care Quality Commission.[8]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Frimley Park marks NHS at 60". Get Surrey. 7 August 2008. Retrieved 11 August 2018.
  2. ^ "MDHU Frimley Park". Queen Alexandra's Royal Army Nursing Corps. Retrieved 11 August 2018.
  3. ^ "Trust considers 'replacing or rebuilding' hospital due to risky roof beams". Health Service Journal. 5 July 2021. Retrieved 3 September 2021.
  4. ^ "Royal baby born prematurely". BBC News. 8 November 2003. Retrieved 11 May 2010.
  5. ^ "Countess gives birth to baby boy". BBC News. 17 December 2007. Retrieved 11 August 2018.
  6. ^ "Jonny Wilkinson back in a good place with England". The Telegraph. 30 October 2009. Retrieved 11 August 2018.
  7. ^ "Chris Evans and wife welcome twins". BBC News. 20 September 2018. Retrieved 20 September 2018.
  8. ^ "St Helens Hospital rated 'outstanding' by Care Quality Commission". BBC News. 19 January 2016. Retrieved 25 January 2016.

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