West Park Hospital, Darlington

Telephone: 01325 552000
Address: Edward Pease Way, Darlington, Durham, DL2 2TS
Website: http://www.tewv.nhs.uk/westparkhospital

1 out of 5 stars

Based on 11 ratings for this hospital

Overview

West Park Hospital

West Park Hospital offers inpatient mental health care for adults and older people.

Adult inpatient eating disorders services are on Birch Ward (Northern Centre for Eating Disorders).

Children's learning disability respite care is also provided in Holly Unit on the West Park Hospital site.

For more information visit www.tewv.nhs.uk/westparkhospital

 

This hospital is run by Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust.

 

Contact details, map and directions

West Park Hospital, Darlington

Tel: 01325 552000   Fax: 01325 552203

Address: Edward Pease Way, Darlington, Durham, DL2 2TS

Website: http://www.tewv.nhs.uk/westparkhospital

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at West Park Hospital, Darlington

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

101% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff day hours filled as planned (Hospital)

131% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

103% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of Unregistered care staff night hours filled as planned (Hospital)

142% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

% of patients who have been hurt in a fall in the last 3 days

3.03% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

0.47% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

83%staff recommend this hospital for care. 2822 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

72%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2822 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Mental Health

88%Patients recommend this hospital. 1015 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Avoid at all costs

The 'advice' given to my son caused severe trauma and brought about untold problems for him. The 'advice' was given after only a one hour...

19 July 2015

Appalling level of service by Crisis Team

When in a time of crisis I contacted the crisis team and informed them I was in imminent danger, they didn't alert the police or offer me...

2 June 2015

crisis team

Don't know where to begin. My daughter was admitted into Maple Ward and once discharged was under the crisis team of which have a slow re...

6 March 2015

shocking treatment

I was admitted voluntarily into maple ward, staff were blunt and harsh with patients, I was given medication and politely asked what medi...

16 December 2014

Aggressive poor response from some in Crisis Team Phone Line

Had the misfortune to be ill, desperate and in crisis and use West Park telephone crisis line. Spoken to in the most unpleasant and ag...

18 September 2014

Last updated on 21 July 2014.

Information supplied by Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust