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Buckland Hospital

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

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 29 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Buckland Hospital, Dover

The Buckland Hospital is a community hospital that provides a range of local services.

East Kent Hospitals has invested £24m to rebuild the Dover hospital to provide modern facilities for the south Kent coast population. The new hospital opened to patients in June 2015.

The new facilities 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 was an important development for the Trust, securing local access to services.

 

 

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

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 280 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

78%staff recommend this hospital for care. 2185 responses. 7767 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

58%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 2185 responses. 7767 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 4846 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Strange place

Very quiet hospital. In fact I didn't see any other patients waiting in OPD and very few staff. Public transport leads a lot to be desire...

28 November 2016

Tip of pinkie cut off

The tip of my pinkie was nearly severed due to a dishwashing accident. The service was quick , friendly and professional. My finger was ...

23 November 2016

Nasty little insect bite!

I decided to pop into Buckland Minor Injuries Clinic this morning, I had a nasty painful lump appear on my leg which I thought maybe an i...

15 October 2016

X Ray results delay

Although X Ray procedure went well, why was there a 5 week delay on the result? My physiotherapist had to chase them up after 4 weeks in ...

8 October 2016

Minor Injuries

Today I had to pay a visit to the Minor Injuries Unit . This was the first time as I am new to Kent and I can say what a pleasant surpris...

22 September 2016

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Last updated on 11 October 2016.

Information supplied by East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust