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 111 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 national standards

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

93% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

119% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

101% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

100% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test : Inpatient

90%Patients recommend this hospital. 133 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

59% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 466 responses. 4293 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

52% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 466 responses. 4293 staff work at this trust.

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

Latest reviews of this hospital

Second operation on right forefoot

I was very happy with the treatment I received in St Albans Day Surgery Unit on Monday of this week, all of the staff were very kind and ...

5 November 2014

Pre-op Assessment Blunder/2

I attended the Pre-op Assessment Department at St Albans Hospital on Monday, 3/11/14. I mentioned to the person on the desk the oversight...

4 November 2014

Pre-operation blunder by hospital

I was supposed to be admitted for day surgery on 30th November. About 10-15 days before that date the hospital telephoned to ask if I was...

1 November 2014

Excellent Service From The Day Surgery Unit

On the 30 September 2014 I was admitted to the St Albans Hospital Day Surgery Unit for a Hernia operation . The treatment I received fr...

13 October 2014

Excellent care

Visited in May this year the nursing staff and the consultant and his team were wonderful so kind everything was explained to me very cle...

12 October 2014

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Last updated on 11 August 2011.

Information supplied by West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust