Kingston Hospital is a district general hospital supporting around 350,000 people in Kingston, Richmond, Elmbridge (Surrey), Merton, Wandsworth and Sutton. It has approximately 450 acute and general beds and directly employs about 3,200 staff.
The hospital cares for more than half a million patients a year. Typically, in any one year it:
– Treats around 130,000 patients in A&E
– Delivers nearly 5,000 babies
– Cares for approximately 70,000 admitted patients
– Undertakes about 445,000 outpatient appointments
In the 2020-21 financial year, charitable income was £1,828,000, while expenditure totalled £2,076,000, as summarised below.
Funding committed to support our patients and their families, staff and researchers has risen significantly since Kingston Hospital Charity was re-launched at the end of 2017, as follows:
- 2020-21 £1,785,000
- 2019-20 £1,126,000
- 2018-19 £1,296,000
- 2017-18 £345,000
- 2016-17 £260,000
- 2015-16 £236,000
Kingston Hospital Charity’s office is located at the front of the hospital, between the main entrance and the Sir William Rous Unit. It’s open Monday to Friday during normal working hours.