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 263 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)

99% 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)

107% 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. 1029 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 1105 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%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

Worst Hospital in the country?...probably!

Must easily rank alongside a third world country hospital. Lack of staff, decent surgeons and even courteous receptionists. Having been...

20 May 2015

Dental Department

I came to the Dental Department at Outpatients B on Friday 15th May 2015 and just wanted to say what a brilliant and caring team they are...

18 May 2015

Changing an appointment

I have now attempted to telephone Stepping Hill Dermatology 8 times today to re-arrange an appointment for an older lady I look after. I ...

13 May 2015

My nights on B2 stroke ward

My initial treatment in A&E and by my consultant were good. The nurses and staff during the day were attentive and ok with me. My night...

13 May 2015

Excellent service from the moment we arrived at A and E

All staff very efficient from booking in to departure. I had had a fall sustaining a fracture of my elbow which was managed proficientl...

12 May 2015

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Last updated on 25 November 2014.

Information supplied by Stockport NHS Foundation Trust