St Albans City Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 112 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

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

89% 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)

117% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

97% 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)

77% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

0.67% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

6.41% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 481 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

63%staff recommend this hospital for care. 545 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

56%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 545 responses

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 3335 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 wonderful hospital thank you.

I was recently recalled after a routine mammogram and as a result of a core biopsy was referred to St Albans where I was given the news t...

31 August 2015

Great service and care at the breast clinic

Attended an appointment today at the breast clinic all staff were professional .The care I was given today was amazing .Being a nurse it ...

25 August 2015

Communication

I have been trying to get through for 3 weeks to speak to someout about a day surgery appointment. No one has rung me back. The phones ...

25 August 2015

In Gratitude...

I want to acknowledge the skills of the doctor and their colleagues,regarding my 'Gall Bladder' surgery. At aged 71,this was my very fir...

10 August 2015

This is a good clinic

This is the second time I needed to attend this clinic in three years and as before, I was impressed with the staff attitude and care - b...

7 August 2015

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Last updated on 11 August 2011.

Information supplied by West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust