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Buckland Hospital

Telephone: 01304 222510
Address: Buckland Hospital, Coombe Valley Road, Dover, Kent, CT17 0HD
Website: http://www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/buckland

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 12 ratings for this hospital

Overview

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The Buckland Hospital, Dover is a community hospital that provides a range of local services. The hospital was built at the turn of the 20th century in Coombe Valley, Dover.  

East Kent Hospitals has invested £23m to rebuild the hospital in Dover to provide modern facilities for the south Kent coast population. Building work is due to be completed in 2015.

The new facilities will include a minor injuries unit walk in centre, outpatient facilities, renal satellite services, day hospital services, child health ambulatory and child development services, and diagnostic facilities.  This is an important development for the Trust as it secures local access to services.

For more information please visit www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/buckland

Contact details, map and directions

Buckland Hospital

Tel: 01304 222510

Address: Buckland Hospital, Coombe Valley Road, Dover, Kent, CT17 0HD

Website: http://www.ekhuft.nhs.uk/buckland

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Quality of service at Buckland Hospital

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

0.32% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

3.28% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 324 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

72%staff recommend this hospital for care. 2050 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

47%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2050 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

Point of contact?

For 1 week I have not been able to get through to the hospital. After numerous attempts and having phone put down I am at wits end! Is th...

24 July 2015

Excellent care

I visited the outpatient department, following an injury. I was seen promptly and professionally by all staff members. The staff were ...

17 March 2015

Excellent friendly professional service

I popped into the minor injuries unit at lunchtime today. I was greeted by a very friendly member of staff who quickly and professionally...

23 August 2014

Brilliant Service!!

I had to attend the hospital this morning after having a fall at work.The staff are so lovely,kind & very professional.I was looked a...

12 July 2014

visit to fracture clinic

I was extremely pleased with the treatment I received today when attending for an appointment at the Fracture Clinic. Everything was han...

23 June 2014

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Last updated on 14 April 2015.

Information supplied by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust