Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital

01795 418300 Bell Road , Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 4DT
http://www.kentcht.nhs.uk

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 22 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Who we are

Our in-patient area of the hospital is overseen by a modern matron, registered nurses, rehabilitation assistants, health care assistants, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, a care manager, a pharmacist and a visiting medical officer.

What we do

We provide a rehabilitation-focussed inpatient approach to care. There are in-patient beds available and the hospital takes patients from acute hospitals, as well from the community; for example when a person is unable to cope at home, but does not need to be in an acute hospital.

We offer a service for patients, within the acute sector, who are medically stable but need further rehabilitation.

Our aim is to help patients regain their independence where appropriate, and to teach them coping strategies, for example after a stroke. Staff work in partnership with the patient, carer and relatives to ensure all aspects of care, including assessment of needs on admission, joint goal setting, planning, implementation and evaluation of care, are effective.

Other services at Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital include a minor injury unit, X-ray department and outpatient clinics. It is home to many community teams and services.

Contact details, map and directions

Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital

Tel: 01795 418300

Address: Bell Road, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 4DT

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

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Departments and services

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Quality of service at Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital

This hospital is managed by Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

89% 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)

90% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

90% 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)

108% 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

0.19% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

4.36% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

86%staff recommend this hospital for care. 997 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

69%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 997 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 5204 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

first ever visit.

Had to attend for an x-ray on referal from my dentist. Was seen 5 mins earlier than appointed time, which was great. However I found the ...

5 February 2016

excellent care

Could not fault the minor injury unit at all. Every staff member was polite, caring and efficient. All waiting areas and treatment areas ...

21 January 2016

Visited twice to walk in clinic

Nothing but good things to say for all the staff. Excellent sevice from the moment I walked in and to to the nurse on the desk.

11 January 2016

In agony on new years day

I have a swollen knee and in severe pain so my partner phoned the Sittingbourne Memorial hospital to get advice on appointment times, she...

1 January 2016

Mixed Opinions.

My Mother broke her hip and was in Medway. She was transferred to Sittingbourne Memorial. The care she received there was excellent. All ...

13 November 2015

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Last updated on 18 November 2013.

Information supplied by Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust