Darent Valley Hospital

Telephone: 01322 428100
Address: Darenth Wood Road, Dartford, Kent, DA2 8DA
Website: http://www.dvh.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 236 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Front of Hospital

Darent Valley Hospital is a modern hospital in Kent offering professional care, exceptional quality. It provides an extensive range of acute, mainly hospital-based services, to the people of Dartford, Gravesham, Swanley, Bexley and neighbouring districts across south east London and Kent. It offers patients the latest technology for their treatment in safe, comfortable and clean surroundings.

The hospital's team of over 2000 professional and friendly staff provide care for patients across a full range of day-patient, in-patient and out-patient care. 

Our Safe Staffing data is available on our website via this link:  http://www.dvh.nhs.uk/safestaffing

Contact details, map and directions

Darent Valley Hospital

Tel: 01322 428100   Fax: 01322 428259

Address: Darenth Wood Road, Dartford, Kent, DA2 8DA

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

Email: generalenquiries@dvh.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

Please read about our services and consultants. We have many additional services listed on our website at www.dvh.nhs.uk.

To search for a specific treatment, use our full list of departments

Quality of service at Darent Valley Hospital

This hospital is managed by Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission national standards

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

98% 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)

97% 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)

98% 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)

97% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

93%Patients who would recommend this hospital as a place to be treated. 507 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

8080

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

93% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 118 responses. 2889 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

83% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 115 responses. 2889 staff work at this trust.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Oak Ward

I was admitted to Oak Ward in the middle of June with a badly infected foot, the treatement I recieved was first class, from a very dedic...

29 September 2014

Couldn't have asked for better treatment

From the moment we arrived in A&E with my 7 month old daughter we received prompt, compassionate, competent care. The nurse in A&a...

28 September 2014

Willow Ward fantastic care

My 6 year old daughter was admitted with a broken leg after a car accident. I cannot rate Darenth Valley hospital highly enough! First...

28 September 2014

A & E

My father 85yrs was sent from the Sapphire unit Gravesham as worried about DVT swelling in foot & knee was left to sit in your hospital ...

28 September 2014

Brilliant Care at Darent Valley Hospital

I came in for my Full Knee Replacement and from the Admission day to the Discharge day, I was well looked after by all involved with my c...

26 September 2014

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Last updated on 18 September 2014.

Information supplied by Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust