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The Royal Free Hospital

Overall: Requires improvement read more about inspection ratings

Pond Street, London, NW3 2QG (020) 7830 2176

Provided and run by:
Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust


Latest inspection: 10 January 2023 Report published: 19 May 2023

  • Safe

    Requires improvement

  • Effective


  • Caring


  • Responsive

    Requires improvement

  • Well-led

    Requires improvement

Ratings for specific services

We often carry out focussed inspections on individual services. The following ratings are from our focussed inspections

Other CQC inspections of services

Community & mental health inspection reports for The Royal Free Hospital can be found at Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust. Each report covers findings for one service across multiple locations

Specialisms / services

  • Maternity and midwifery services
  • Termination of pregnancies
  • Family planning
  • Treatment of disease, disorder or injury
  • Assessment or medical treatment for persons detained under the Mental Health Act 1983
  • Surgical procedures
  • Diagnostic and screening procedures
  • Management of supply of blood and blood derived products
  • Caring for adults over 65 yrs
  • Caring for adults under 65 yrs
  • Caring for children (0 - 18yrs)
  • Eating disorders
  • Sensory impairments
  • Services for everyone

Who runs this service

  • Organisation

    The Royal Free Hospital is run by Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust

  • Ms Dawn Atkinson
    Nominated Individual