Darent Valley Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 164 ratings for this hospital


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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.

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Darent Valley Hospital

Tel: 01322 428100   Fax: 01322 428259

Address: Darenth Wood Road, 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.

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Latest reviews of this hospital

Fab Childs A&E and Willow ward care

MY DD10 was referred to DVH a&e following severe stomach pains initally treated as a UTI by our Gp. We didnt have too long of a wait and ...

22 April 2014

shoulder problem

many thanks to Darenth hospital .i had assistance over two years ago for a shoulder injury which was dealt with professionally and in a r...

22 April 2014

My daughter was admited with an infection and dehydration

We could not have asked for better care and the consultant that dealt with her was fantastic. We could not have asked for better staff an...

22 April 2014


My wife saw her consultant at the beginning of Jan 2014 at sidcup but because they have no hdp unit. She was transferred to Darenth Hospi...

15 April 2014

Maternity ward and staff

The maternity ward at darenth valley well what can i say. The care was first class, i was looked after every step of the way. Felt like n...

14 April 2014

Quality of service at Darent Valley Hospital

This hospital is managed by Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

67 from 306 responses
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Friends and Family Test score: A&E

90 from 307 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Care Quality Commission national standards

All standards met
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Number of MRSA cases in last 3 months

1 case(s) in the last three months

Patient survey score for cleanliness

As expected with a score of 8.78

C. difficile infections in last 3 months

Worse than average (0.02 cases per bed in the last three months)

NHS Choices users rating

Responding to patient safety alerts

Good - All alerts signed off where deadline has passed

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

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Last updated on 23 January 2013.

Information supplied by Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust