Welcome to University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust

Our Trust was formed on 1st July 2018 to bring together our five hospitals – in Derby, Burton, Lichfield and Tamworth – to provide the highest quality care to patients across southern Derbyshire and south east Staffordshire.

We aim to deliver outstanding care for local people as we bring together the expertise of our 12,000 staff across our five hospital sites.

Derby Teaching Hospitals

Burton Hospitals

Cash machine taken from Sir Robert Peel Community Hospital

An investigation has been launched by Staffordshire Police into the theft of a cash machine from Sir Robert Peel Community Hospital. The ATM was taken from inside the main entrance of the hospital on Sunday, 18 November, at around 9.20pm. Three men were seen stealing...

Trust in the running for two prestigious awards for work on merger

University Hospitals of Derby and Burton has been shortlisted for two national awards for the work undertaken during the recent merger bringing together our trusts in Derby and Burton. The Trust is the only NHS organisation in the running for the Institute of...

Trust to host national Big Youth Forum Meet Up

Young people from up and down the country are set to meet at the Royal Derby Hospital tomorrow (Saturday, 10 November) to talk about the improvements that they’d most like to see to the National Health Service. More than 120 youngsters will be attending the second...

Top dog Izzy among winners at Trust annual awards

A loveable therapy dog has got her paws on one of the 15 awards on offer at the Trust’s annual awards ceremony for continuously putting smiles on the faces of our patients. Seven-year-old Lhasa Apso Izzy pays a special visit to both Queen’s Hospital Burton and Samuel...

Upcoming closure of Car Park 1 at the Royal Derby Hospital

Visitors to the Royal Derby Hospital should note that Car Park 1 will be closed from Monday, 12 November, until further notice. This is because a temporary modular ward is due to be built on Car Park 1 from this day, which will provide 28 additional beds to the Trust....

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) are the independent regulator of health and social care in England.  CQC monitor, inspect and regulate services to make sure they meet fundamental standards of quality and safety and publish what they find, including performance ratings to help people choose care.

The Royal Derby Hospital was inspected in October 2016.  Following the inspection the hospital was graded Good.  To read the the full CQC report click here

NHS Improvement (formally Monitor) is responsible for overseeing foundation trusts and NHS trusts, as well as independent providers that provide NHS-funded care. They offer the support providers need to give patients consistently safe, high quality, compassionate care within local health systems that are financially sustainable. By holding providers to account and, where necessary, intervening, NHS Improvement helps the NHS to meet its short-term challenges and secure its future. To read our provider licence click here