Dewsbury and District Hospital

0844 8118110 Calls cost 5p per minute plus your phone company's access charge. Halifax Road , Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, WF13 4HS
http://www.midyorks.nhs.uk

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 161 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 *

*Calls cost 5p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.

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)

89% 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)

97% 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)

113% 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 691 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 1905 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

58%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1621 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

46%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1621 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 2536 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 3396 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

5 star treatment

I had to visit dewsbury for the first time for a post op cataract appointment. The op was done at pontefract and I was not impressed that...

29 April 2016

Dermatology Dewsbury District Hospital

I escorted my 84 year old dad to an appointment at dermatology 21-04-2016. The consultant had such a lovely manner, great sense of humour...

25 April 2016

Phones are supposed to be answered

I was told I needed to wait two weeks for my MRI results, fair enough but it's now 2 days shy of three weeks and I've still not heard any...

21 April 2016

Excellent care in A and E on Boxing Day evening

I accompanied my disabled brother with multiple problems to A and E by ambulance about 9pm on Boxing Day. I expected a long wait and a d...

20 April 2016

Amazingly kind and professional team

My dad was in this week for a operation to remove a tumour on his colon and we were amazed by the quality of care. The kindness and patie...

17 April 2016

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Last updated on 03 March 2014.

Information supplied by Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust