New Cross Hospital

Telephone: 01902 307999
Address: Wednesfield Road, Heath Town, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV10 0QP
Website: http://www.royalwolverhamptonhospitals.nhs.uk

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 148 ratings for this hospital

Overview

The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust is one of the leading acute and community trusts in the region. Employing more than 6,700 staff we provide a comprehensive range of community, acute and specialist services for the people of Wolverhampton, the wider Black Country, South Staffordshire, North Worcestershire and Shropshire. .

Nationally recognised for providing excellence in healthcare and one of only 7 Trusts in the UK chosen to be a showcase hospital for infection prevention we are justifiably proud of our achievements to date. Patient safety and quality of care are at the top of our agenda.  We have achieved NHSLA level 2 for our general services and NHSLA level 1 for our maternity services. Our campaign to reduce Hospital Acquired Infections and save lives has significantly improved the quality of service for our patients.  

We recognise that patients have choices to make about where they seek treatment and we want our hospital to be your first choice.

 

Our Vision -  

An NHS organisation that continually strives to improve patients' experiences and outcomes

Our Values -

Patients are at the centre of all we do

We will be innovative in how we work

Working together we deliver top quality services

We create an environment in which people thrive

Contact details, map and directions

New Cross Hospital

Tel: 01902 307999   Fax: 01902 695600

Address: Wednesfield Road, Heath Town, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV10 0QP

Website: http://www.royalwolverhamptonhospitals.nhs.uk

Email: Your.comments@rwh-tr.nhs.uk

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Quality of service at New Cross Hospital

Care Quality Commission national standards

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% of registered nurse day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

90% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

101% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

94% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

105% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

0.00% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

% of patients being treated for a bed sore (pressure ulcer)

4.63% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

80 from 744 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher the score, the better reported patient experience
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Friends and Family Test score: A&E

52 from 1041 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher the score, the better reported patient experience

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Latest reviews of this hospital

Assisted dilivery

During my labour i began in the midwife led unit and the care was brilliant. However my baby was back to back an i had a lot of pain in m...

1 September 2014

No Beds

Well I spent a day from hell in Newcross yesterday I was down to have a new hip. I followed my instructions to the letter my appointment...

29 August 2014

No Bandages!

This hospital is a joke,father in law admitted with sepsis due to ulcerated legs,he was discharged after 24 hours without them even looki...

29 August 2014

My eye care at New Cross.

I turned up at lunchtime after days of discomfort and pain in my left eye. My optician could not see me, my gp had not got equipment to d...

28 August 2014

Recent hospital stay

I have recently been staying at New Cross hospital after being diagnosed with gallstones and cholecytisis. During my stay I was very well...

22 August 2014

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Last updated on 20 February 2013.

Information supplied by The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust