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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 189 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)

86% 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)

86% 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)

100% 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. 843 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 2828 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

58%staff recommend this hospital for care. 1912 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

45%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 1912 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 1123 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 3928 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

The waiting room for the appointment was the same as the antenatal care unit so

The waiting room for the appointment was the same as the antenatal care unit so I was surrounded by pregnant women while waiting for my a...

24 August 2015

Friends and family test

As a patient of D.D.H for 10 yrs. I have nothing but good things to say about the care I was given as a [ in patient] and [out patient] ...

19 August 2015

Happy Anniversary

Yes - it's two years since I was referred to Cardiology! I was initially referred to the Cardiology Department in May 2103. I had two t...

17 August 2015

Caring, respectful and reassuring..... Thank You!!

I was referred to the service in regards to a mole that needed to be looked at. From walking on to the unit (and whilst wandering a littl...

17 August 2015

Asked why I had attended a&e at dewsbury today!

I was sent to a&e department on the advice from Gp surgery which I had attended the same morning. On arrival I checked in at the desk. Th...

16 August 2015

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Last updated on 03 March 2014.

Information supplied by Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust