Dewsbury and District Hospital

Telephone: * 0844 8118110
Address: Halifax Road, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, WF13 4HS
Website: http://www.midyorks.nhs.uk

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 188 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Dewsbury and District Hospital offers a comprehensive range of medical, rehabilitation and surgical specialties. In addition the Boothroyd day care centre, carries out day surgery procedures.

The main block of the hospital was officially opened in 1999 providing high quality facilities in a modern setting.

Contact details, map and directions

Dewsbury and District Hospital

Tel: * 0844 8118110

Address: Halifax Road, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, WF13 4HS

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

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Quality of service at Dewsbury and District Hospital

This hospital is managed by Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission Inspection Ratings

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

87% 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)

90% 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)

93% 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)

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

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

1.01% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

4.37% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 165 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

91%Patients recommend this hospital. 1353 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

69% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 253 responses. 7886 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

62% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 253 responses. 7886 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

Foot operation

I had a foot op in January, It had to be done at the Boothroyd Centre as all the wards were full. The poor nurses were run ragged, but we...

23 February 2015

Had my first operation

I had key hole surgery yesterday At the boothroyd center. I was so nervous I could not provide a urine sample even though it didn't say ...

21 February 2015

Absolutely shocking hospital - avoid and go to LGI or Hudds

Whilst the day to day staff are generally polite and hard working the consultants should never be believed. They promise urgent follow...

20 February 2015

So pleased with the care I received at the Boothroyd Centre

I visited the Boothroyd Centre yesterday to have my gallbladder removed. The operation went well & I was home by 6.30 last night. I could...

20 February 2015

Great care

My Dad was unfortunate enough to become unwell on a day out yesterday. (19.2.2015) He was taken by ambulance to Dewsbury Hospital. Going...

20 February 2015

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Last updated on 03 March 2014.

Information supplied by Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust