Marie Curie Hospice Glasgow

Service overview

Marie Curie Hospice Glasgow is registered with Healthcare Improvement Scotland as an independent hospital. It offers specialist care for patients with cancer and other life-limiting illnesses, including support for families.

Service type: Hospice

Registration status: Registered

Service details Service provider

Main point of contact:
Miriam Watts 

Service address:
Marie Curie Hospice Glasgow
133 Balornock Road
Stobhill Hospital Grounds
Springburn
Glasgow
G21 3US

The service provider is Marie Curie, a UK-wide charity with headquarters in London.

Address:
Marie Curie
89A Albert Embankment
Vauxhall
London
SE1 7TP

Conditions of registration
  1. The service will operate as a voluntary hospice providing specialist palliative care.
  2. No one under the age of 18 years to be seen or treated on the premises.
  3. To provide a maximum of 30 in-patient places.
  4. To provide 12 day care places.
  5. A registered medical officer with specialist experience of palliative care to be on call over 24 hours.
  6. To provide 24 hour nursing care.
  7. The service shall ensure that staff possessing the appropriate skills, training and experience are provided in sufficient numbers to ensure the safety and welfare of all service users.

Inspection reports and quality grades

Latest inspection report

Report published: 6 September 2017
Inspection date: 26 & 27 July 2017

Quality grades

Inspection date Quality of information Quality of care and support Quality of environment Quality of staffing Quality of management and leadership
26 & 27 July 2017 6 - Excellent 4 - Good 5 - Very good 5 - Very good 5 - Very good
7 & 8 June 2016 5 - Very good 5 - Very good 5 - Very good 4 - Good 4 - Good
24 & 25 November 2015 5 - Very good 5 - Very good 5 - Very good 4 - Good 4 - Good
13 & 14 January 2015 Not assessed 5 - Very good Not assessed 4 - Good 3 - Adequate
25 & 26 March 2014 5 - Very good 5 - Very good 5 - Very good 4 - Good 4 - Good
16 April 2013 Not assessed 5 - Very good 4 - Good 4 - Good 5 - Very good
23 August, 11 and 12 September 2012 Not assessed Not assessed 4 - Good 3 Adequate Not assessed

 

Grading Key

(6) Excellent
(5) Very good
(4) Good
(3) Adequate - performance is acceptable but could be improved
(2) Weak - concerns about the service and there are things that must improve
(1) Unsatisfactory - represents a more serious level of concern
Previous inspection reports