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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 191 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

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

91% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

96% 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)

99% 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

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

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 658 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

93%Patients recommend this hospital. 2790 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

52%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1979 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

40%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1979 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 1186 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

Great Staff But....

I was referred to the Boothroyd Centre by my consultant at Pinderfields.All the staff I encountered from arriving to leaving were great.(...

20 July 2015

Excellent service

Visited A&E department, waiting time not too long and when I was seen the staff were very thorough in checking my condition. Great te...

13 July 2015

Gallbladder operation

I was admitted to a&e late June 2015 with severe abdominal pains and sickness and transfered to ward 15.once admitted the care and attent...

13 July 2015

Super staff

The time I had to spend on the coronary care ward was made as good as possible by the lovely nurses, doctors, cleaners etc. All did thei...

9 July 2015

Promises are not kept to constantly broken no communication

I was in Dewsbury Hsopital for over 2 weeks Jan/Feb this year and eventually left on the promise of being seen by the consultant - I saw ...

8 July 2015

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Last updated on 03 March 2014.

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