When did Nottingham QMC open?
Building work got underway in May 1971, and the University Hospital Nottingham Queen’s Medical Centre was officially opened by the Queen on July 28, 1977.
How big is QMC?
We’re one of the largest employers in the region, employing around 16,700 people at QMC, Nottingham City Hospital and Ropewalk House. We have 90 wards and around 1,700 beds.
What does the QMC Specialise in?
We have achieved a national and international reputation for many of our specialist services, including stroke, renal, neurosciences, cancer services and trauma. QMC is home to the Nottingham Children’s Hospital.
How old is Nottingham City Hospital?
First built in 1729 and extended in 1800; seeing through a number of Poor Law amendments, the most significant being in 1834 when supplementary relief was abolished and the workhouse test revived, meaning only those who entered a workhouse qualified for relief.
How many beds does Queens Medical Center have?
The Trust is made up of Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham City Hospital and Ropewalk House. We have achieved a national and international reputation for many of our specialist services, including stroke, renal, neurosciences, cancer services and trauma. QMC is home to the Nottingham Children’s Hospital.
Why are NUH Behavioural standards important?
The behavioural standards support NUH in achieving its values and the desire to provide the highest quality of care to patients and each other, and to continue to improve the service we provide.
How many beds does City Hospital Nottingham have?
The new state-of-the-art facility at QMC has been designed and built with patients in mind.” The new theatre opening sees an additional four operating theatres in use, with the first operation set to take place on Wednesday 1 May. This brings the total number of theatres at NUH to 56.
When was city hospital built?
City Hospital Officially opened in 1889, the building incorporated a quarter-mile long corridor, with nine pavilions and open-air bridges connecting wings to allow for air circulation. To celebrate its opening, Queen Victoria sent two volumes of books to start a hospital library.