Whilst at Broadmoor he was subject to an attempted strangulation (thwarted by Kenneth Erskine, above) and lost the vision in his left eye after being attacked with a pen. The Hospital has around 400 patients, all of whom have been formally admitted under relevant Sections of the Mental Health Act. Among those being held are former nurse Beverley Allitt, who became known as the "Angel of â¦ Marian's tale, though it sounds extreme, is not unusual among the patients of the Orchard, a medium-security unit that is part of St Bernard's hospital in Ealing, west London. Major developments at Rampton Hospital recently include the David Wilson Unit, for National High Secure Learning Disability Services. In total, there are 210 patients at Broadmoor, 220 at Ashworth and 390 and Rampton. The facility cares for patients who suffer from mental disorders and â¦ Rampton Hospital, managed by Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, has treated some of the most dangerous criminals the country has ever seen. A high-security service at Rampton Hospital for all NHS regions; In May 2008, a group of patients lost their High Court battle seeking to overturn the rule banning patients from smoking within the hospital. Most have been admitted from court or on transfer from prison, but a small percentage have been admitted from other NHS facilities because it was felt they needed the intensive care available at Rampton. Ashworth Hospital Ashworth is one of three high security hospitals in the country, and mainly treats patients from across the north west and north Wales. âStaff morale was low, mainly due to staff shortagesâ CQC report. Rampton Hospital is one of three high security hospitals in England and Wales. Rampton secure hospital is home to some of the most dangerous people in Britain, with three out of four of its 400 patients responsible for "very serious crimes".