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 20 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 PCT), 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

Email: ekh-tr.generalenquiries@nhs.net

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Departments and services

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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%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

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

Blood test

Just had a blood test having come from Dover. Hardly worth purchasing a car parking ticket! In and out in 7 minutes. Beat that . ,s...

19 March 2015

Excellent

I visited here following an accident abroad The staff were kind, efficient and helpful. The nurse practitioner ensured that I understoo...

8 March 2015

Walk in X-ray

Does what it says on the box. Walked in, got an X-ray in 2 minutes. Only downside was the minimum parking fee. How about some 20 minute b...

17 December 2014

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Last updated on 12 March 2012.

Information supplied by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust