Wycombe Hospital

01494 526 161 Wycombe Hospital, Queen Alexandra Road , High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11 2TT
http://www.buckshealthcare.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 120 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Wycombe Hospital

Wycombe Hospital is situated in the centre of the historic town of High Wycombe, and offers a full range of planned surgical services, as well as 24 hour minor injury and illnesses unit and specialist medical care, including stroke and heart conditions.

There is also a midwifery-led maternity unit. The hospital also offers specialist cancer and urological services.

Contact details, map and directions

Wycombe Hospital

Tel: 01494 526 161   Fax: 01494 734753

Address: Wycombe Hospital, Queen Alexandra Road, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11 2TT

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

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Quality of service at Wycombe Hospital

This hospital is managed by Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

80% 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)

112% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

92% 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)

85% 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

0.6% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

3.96% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 376 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

7070% staff recommend this hospital for care. 1348 responses. 5743 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

5454% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1348 responses. 5743 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 49 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 616 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

Website and Service tantamount to dishonest

What is the point in claiming on the relevant website and on adverts within the unit that the MIU at High Wycombe is open 24 hours a day ...

16 June 2016

THE NHS IS WONDERFUL

I fractured my ankle in April and they fixed it for me at Stoke Mandeville Hospital. My after care has been at Wycombe Hospital. The Pla...

16 June 2016

MIU at Wycombe General and its website

I rang and asked if they were 24 hours, and was told yes. I checked on the website and it confirmed 24 hour service. So I chose to arrive...

16 June 2016

Very disappointed

After waiting 3 weeks following prostate cancer tests we were seen by a Nurse in the Urology dept. Until we got there we had no warning t...

13 June 2016

Audiology appointment

I attended an audiology appointment with my elderly mother, the staff were friendly and helpful. The hearing test was performed by the ...

10 June 2016

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Last updated on 18 May 2013.

Information supplied by Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust