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West Suffolk Hospital Requires improvement

Action is being taken against the provider of this service. Find out more

  • We have served two fixed penalty notices on West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust for failing to meet fundamental standards at West Suffolk Hospital, Bury St Edmonds on 09 September 2021. Fines totalling £2500 have been paid as an alternative to prosecution.

Overview and CQC Inspections

Requires improvement

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Latest inspection: 13 April 2021

Report published: 22 June 2021

Latest patient survey results for the NHS Trust who runs this service

West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust patient surveys, opens the Provider's profile

Who runs this service

West Suffolk Hospital is run by West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust

  • Dr Stephen Dunn
  • Nominated individual

CQC inspections & ratings of specific services

Other CQC inspections of services

Community & mental health inspection reports for West Suffolk Hospital can be found at West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust.

Type of service

Community services - Healthcare, Homecare agencies, Hospital, Hospitals - Mental health/capacity


Assessment or medical treatment for persons detained under the 1983 Act, Diagnostic and screening procedures, Family planning services, Maternity and midwifery services, Personal care, Services for everyone, Surgical procedures, Termination of pregnancies, Treatment of disease, disorder or injury