Royal Victoria Hospital (Folkestone)

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 22 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)

This hospital is managed by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust

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 score: Staff - Care

70%staff recommend this hospital for care. 2442 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

45%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2442 responses

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Wonderful care to an out of towner

Thank you for taking such great care of me when I turned up with pins and needles all down my right side. Everyone was so kind, so caring...

23 April 2015

A visitor made to feel like family.

While visiting a friend in Folkestone, I found myself with pins and needles running down the right hand side of my body. When my face beg...

23 April 2015

Excellent Care & Service

Following a fall on Friday 17th April I was taken to the Walk In Centre at the Royal Victoria Site in Folkestone. I was seen almost imme...

19 April 2015

Diagnosis of kidney cancer

We were unable to sit with my father whilst awaiting his appointment. We were removed twice from unit due to lack of space. Doctor had no...

27 March 2015

Derry Unit

Visiting the Derry Unit today with my eldery father, was an experience I do not wish to repeat. I found the reception staff very abrupt ...

25 March 2015

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Last updated on 14 April 2015.

Information supplied by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust