Wycombe Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 105 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)

94% 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)

102% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% 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

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

87% 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 202 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

67%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1216 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

54%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1216 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 34 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

Wycombe icu

The icu at Wycombe hospital is second to none my brother was flown there recently after falling unwell abroad and we couldn't get a bed a...

30 June 2015

Attending the A&E wycombe cardiac care

My father attended the A&E in high wycombe with heart problems twice in the past week ,the care and attention from the team( doctors and ...

28 June 2015

Service good - waiting times poor

The service, following long waiting times was good. The receptionist polite, radiographer pleasant and straight forward and nurse pract...

22 June 2015

Hip Replacement Aborted

I was admitted on March 3rd 2015 for a full hip replacement and had a serious reaction to the spinal block I was given and I am also a h...

18 June 2015

Offered treatment 38 miles away

When I needed treatment at my local hospital I was told that repeat patients had to go to a private hospital 38 mile from where I live. B...

18 June 2015

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Last updated on 18 May 2013.

Information supplied by Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust