Stepping Hill Hospital

Telephone: 0161 483 1010
Address: Poplar Grove, Hazel Grove, Stockport, Cheshire, SK2 7JE
Website: http://www.stockport.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 260 ratings for this hospital

News:

  • Stepping Hill Hospital confirmed as having lowest death rates in Greater Manchester
  • Stepping Hill Hospital ranked as one of the best hospitals in the country

Overview

Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport

Stepping Hill Hospital provides services for people from across Stockport and the High Peak.

Our urologymaternityorthopaedic and stroke services at Stepping Hill Hospital are highly-rated nationally. We run one of the largest orthopaedic services in the country and a specialist stroke centre serving the south of Manchester. 

Explore a selection of our services by viewing our virtual tours or see our website for more useful information.

 

Contact details, map and directions

Stepping Hill Hospital

Tel: 0161 483 1010   Fax: 0161 419 4679

Address: Poplar Grove, Hazel Grove, Stockport, Cheshire, SK2 7JE

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

Email: pcs@stockport.nhs.uk

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Latest news

Stepping Hill Hospital confirmed as having lowest death rates in Greater Manchester

Stepping Hill Hospital has been confirmed as having the lowest death rates in Greater Manchester.

A national report from the Health and Social Care Information Centre ranks the Stockport hospital as the best in the county for low mortality rates.

The score is known as the Summary Hospital-level Mortality Indicator (SHMI) and compares the expected number of deaths  with the actual number recorded within 30 days of the patients' discharge. The rating takes into account factors including diagnosis, age and sex.

Stepping Hill Hospital has an indicator of 91, which is approximately 9 points better than the national baseline average of 100.

The hospital sees around 500,000 patients a year and has a national reputation for its urology and bowel cancer surgery. It runs a specialist stroke unit for patients across south Manchester and one of the largest orthopaedic surgery departments in the country.

Ann Barnes, Chief Executive of Stockport NHS Foundation Trust which runs Stepping Hill Hospital said; “It is important for people to have confidence when they come into hospital and to know that they are coming somewhere that is safe. We are very pleased that this report confirms we have lower than average mortality rates and will always work hard to provide the highest quality care.”

The SHMI indicator is produced by the Health and Social Care Information Centre. For more information see www.hscic.gov.uk/SHMI

The score was calculated between April 2013 and March 2014.

 

Last updated on 25 November 2014.

Stepping Hill Hospital ranked as one of the best hospitals in the country

Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport

Stepping Hill Hospital has been ranked as one of the best hospitals in the country for providing high-quality and safe care under a new rating system. 

The new rating system has been introduced nationally by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the body responsible for checking that all hospitals in England and Wales meet national standards. It is based on a new intelligent monitoring tool that looks at a range of information including patient experience and statistical measures of performance. 

The monitoring tool, with 150 indicators, has six bands - with band one the worst and band six the best. 

Want to know more? Download the CQC intelligent monitoring report for Stockport NHS Foundation Trust.

 

Last updated on 13 August 2014.

Quality of service at Stepping Hill Hospital

This hospital is managed by Stockport NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

92% 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)

102% 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)

94% 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)

112% 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

0.41% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

3.19% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 793 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 1029 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

78%staff recommend this hospital for care. 242 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

63%63%% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 242 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

Courtesy and kindness at cystoscopy n CT scan in abundance

I am a very anxious patient who was petrified by the thought of the above procedures. However the staff at the urology department from re...

29 March 2015

Day case at the Maple Unit

From the reception staff to the nursing staff on the unit I could not fault the care. I had been given a choice of 4 different hospit...

29 March 2015

Fantastic Ward D5

I attended ward D5 yesterday for a rigid cystoscopy and cannot fault the care I received. It was extremely busy as they were running Satu...

29 March 2015

Ward D5 short stay surgery

In the light of recent adverse publicity connected with Stepping Hill Hospital I would like to put on record some positive comments. I r...

27 March 2015

Amazing, caring staff

I want to say a huge thank you to all those in a&e and ACU, I can't speak more highly of the staff who looked after me. I was taken s...

19 March 2015

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Last updated on 25 November 2014.

Information supplied by Stockport NHS Foundation Trust