1,500 visitors enjoy hospital Open Day

10 May 2010

More than 1,500 people attended the annual Chelsea and Westminster Hospital Open Day on Saturday 8 May.

More than 1,500 people attended the annual Chelsea and Westminster Hospital Open Day on Saturday 8 May.

Guests included Cllr Timothy Coleridge (Mayor of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea), Cllr Dr Cyril Nemeth (Deputy Lord Mayor of Westminster) and newly elected local MPs Greg Hands (Chelsea and Fulham) and Sir Malcolm Rifkind (Kensington).

Greg Hands said: “I am delighted to be here at Chelsea and Westminster for my very first engagement as the new MP for Chelsea and Fulham.

“Congratulations to everyone at Chelsea and Westminster for the fantastic environment and really successful clinical and patient experience.”

Open Day visitors were invited to give their feedback on the event by using the Patient Experience Tracker devices which are usually used to get feedback from patients who have been treated in the hospital:

  • 97% of visitors rated the Open Day as excellent or good
  • 93% of visitors said that staff at the Open Day were friendly and approachable
  • 86% of visitors said that they would recommend the Open Day to friends and family

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