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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 out of 5 stars

Based on 26 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: Inpatient

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 91 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

76%staff recommend this hospital for care. 2296 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

52%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2296 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 6723 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 treatment from the Derry Unit.

I recently attended the Derry Unit for a cystoscopy examination, which I am sure for many people would prove daunting and not a little em...

24 August 2015

Blood test

No appointments however I was seen within minutes. Delightful nurse who was sympathetic to my nerves. Quick simple and satisfactory

3 July 2015

Bladder cancer

Never never again will I go to this unit. The member of staff who did my procedure needs to be retrained. Very very painful and still is ...

12 June 2015

phlebotoby

Went to Royal Victoria last week about 11.50 am. Shared waiting area looked busy but ticket system for blood tests showed 10 people ahead...

7 June 2015

Phlebotomy

This used to be an excellent service, but no more. The appointment system has been abolished, so you must go and wait, the service start...

28 May 2015

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Last updated on 14 April 2015.

Information supplied by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust