St Albans City Hospital

01727 866122 Waverley Road , St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 5PN
http://www.westhertshospitals.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 109 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Picture of the main entrance to St Albans City Hospital

St Albans City Hospital is a local general hospital offering a number of services including planned surgery and a minor injuries unit.
 
The hospital also provides a wide range of diagnostic, outpatients and ophthalmology facilities.

The Breast Care Unit was formed in 2005 from the centralisation of breast services across west Hertfordshire.  The unit sees and investigates around 3000 new patients per year.

Contact details, map and directions

St Albans City Hospital

Tel: 01727 866122

Address: Waverley Road, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 5PN

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

Email: info@whht.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at St Albans City Hospital

This hospital is managed by West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

76.33% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

134.58% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

70.27% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

122.50% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 369 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

65%Patients recommend this hospital. 17 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

66staff recommend this hospital for care. 730 responses. 4491 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

58staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 730 responses. 4491 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 1405 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

Breast Care Clinic

Having been referred back to St Albans Breast Care clinic with concerns over an area of previous tumours, I have nothing but praise for t...

19 August 2017

Day surgery

Fantastic care yesterday. Team were lovely, lots of laughs, very organised and efficient, great care. Thank you for looking after me.

16 August 2017

Sunday afternoon in st.albans

I was visiting my sister In puckeridge for a few days last weekend and we had planned to visit St. Albans on the Sunday as we used to liv...

14 August 2017

The staff were always there for you always happy and smiling

I went in for back surgery and from pre op to discharge all the staff fromm senior to general so lovely . Nothing to much trouble . Pleas...

12 August 2017

Visit to Eye Department

Excellent service at Eye Dept today, receptionist, nurses so helpful and pleasant, Consultant very polite and communicative, seen within ...

24 July 2017

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Last updated on 11 August 2011.

Information supplied by West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust