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 207 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.

 

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)

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

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

96% 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 non registered nurse night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

96% 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

0.62% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

6.82% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

72 from 507 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher the score, the better reported patient experience
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Friends and Family Test score: A&E

81 from 915 responses - Scores can range from -100 to +100. The higher thye score, the better reported patient experience

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

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

Latest reviews of this hospital

Amazing care

what an amazing maternity care!! i had my first child at queen elizabeth woolwich and it was the worst care from start to finish.. My co...

15 July 2014

Receptionist attitude

I visited childrens A&E last night with my 19 month old son and the attitude I got from the receptionist was disgraceful. No where ne...

13 July 2014

A&E Dept

I cannot thank the A&E staff enough for their care after visiting this week. i have only been once before so was very apprehensive bu...

12 July 2014

A Challenge, be better than the Cardiac Department/Ward.

RE. Heart Centre and Chestnut ward. Totally professional from top to bottom, my weekend stay was as good as it possibly could be, giv...

10 July 2014

My experience of hi replacement

I entered hospital on 19 June for hip replacement a very nervous patient . Since this experience I have nothing but praise for your staff...

7 July 2014

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Last updated on 16 July 2014.

Information supplied by Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust