Royal Victoria Hospital (Folkestone)

01303 850202 Royal Victoria Hospital, Radnor Park Avenue , Folkestone, Kent, CT19 5BN
http://www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/royalvictoria

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 35 ratings for this hospital

Overview

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The Royal Victoria Hospital, Folkestone is a community hospital that provides a range of local services.  The hospital building is essentially Victorian, but has been upgraded over the years to provide a minor injuries unit with a walk-in centre (both operated by the local Clinical Commissioning Group), a thriving outpatients department, the Derry Unit (which offers specialist gynaecological and urological outpatient procedures), diagnostic services, and mental health services provided by the Kent and Medway NHS & Social Care Partnership Trust.

For more information please visit www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/royalvictoria

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Royal Victoria Hospital (Folkestone)

Tel: 01303 850202

Address: Royal Victoria Hospital, Radnor Park Avenue, Folkestone, Kent, CT19 5BN

Website: http://www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/royalvictoria

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Quality of service at Royal Victoria Hospital (Folkestone)

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

0.32% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

3.28% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 71 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

7474% staff recommend this hospital for care. 2107 responses. 7828 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

4949% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2107 responses. 7828 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 4614 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Derry Unit for biopsy.

All Staff members I came into contact with were extremely polite and knowledgeable about their jobs. Nothing was to much trouble, always ...

20 September 2016

Excellent phlebotomist

Took a young learning disabled adult for a repeat blood test today, after a previously bad experience. He was initially nervous but was b...

6 September 2016

Awful phlebotomist

Young man with learning difficulties taken for blood test at 11.35 today. There are some fantastic phlebotomists within the department ho...

26 August 2016

Toe injury

Attended here on 9 Aug with son who had injured his toe. Although we live closer to the A&E in Ashford, we decided to try here. So glad w...

12 August 2016

Left to walk with a broken leg

I visited the walk in centre on Wednesday 3rd August after a nasty fall, i suspected a broken ankle as the swelling and bruising was inst...

12 August 2016

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Last updated on 14 April 2015.

Information supplied by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust