Queen's Hospital, Burton Upon Trent

01283 566333 Belvedere Road , Burton -on- Trent, Staffordshire, DE13 0RB
http://www.burtonhospitals.nhs.uk/

4 out of 5 stars

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Queen's Hospital, Burton Upon Trent

Tel: 01283 566333   Fax: 01283 593032

Address: Belvedere Road, Burton -on- Trent, Staffordshire, DE13 0RB

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

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Ward Staffing Data

Paula Gardner

Patient safety is a key priority for Burton Hospitals. The National Quality Board (NQB), on behalf of the Care Quality Commission, Chief Inspector of Hospitals and Chief Nursing Officer of England issued guidance in November 2013 that made ten key recommendations to optimise nursing, midwifery and care staffing capacity and capability. At Burton Hospitals we have welcomed this call to be open and transparent about our staffing levels and we are happy to publish information on a ward by ward basis about our staff rotas. We consider this a key element of delivering excellent healthcare services, and aim to achieve this by ensuring that we have the right people with the right skills in the right place at the right time.

Our aim is to make it easy for you to see at a glance how many staff we PLAN to have on duty on each ward every day – and how many staff are ACTUALLY working on those shifts. This information is now displayed on all of our in-patient wards. If this information isn’t readily or easily available, please speak to the Senior Sister of the ward who will be able to address this.

Information on each of our inpatient adult wards can be accessed here

More specific information can be found on our websitehttp://www.burtonhospitals.nhs.uk/departments-and-services/ward-staffing.htm

We are also completing a nationally recognised evidence based audit tool on a daily basis, referred to as the Safer Nursing Care Tool (SNCT), which provides information to the Senior Nursing team on whether our staffing levels are appropriate for the numbers of patients on our wards. This information is used to predict whether further investment into nursing numbers is required. In addition, we will be publishing our staff sickness rates per ward and information for maternity and paediatric services from July within this reporting template.

On behalf of the Trust Board, I hope you find this information useful. As leaders of the Trust, we consider all staff groups to be both valuable and essential to the delivery of patient care, and our work on nurse staffing levels is part of a wider programme that is considering all staff and professional groups. The results of our SNCT audits and information on nurse staffing levels is discussed in our open Trust Board meetings, details of which can be accessed here

Paula Gardner

Director of Nursing

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Last updated on 18 July 2016.

Quality of service at Queen's Hospital, Burton Upon Trent

This hospital is managed by Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

92% 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)

108% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

100% 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)

128% 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

0.51% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

2.53% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 683 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

74%Patients recommend this hospital. 101 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

7979% staff recommend this hospital for care. 579 responses. 3140 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

6969% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 579 responses. 3140 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

87%Patients recommend this hospital. 335 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

A&E visit

Visited A&E Thursday 21st July as our daughter had stapled her thumb in class at school. GP had advised A&E. Greeted by a lovely receptio...

22 July 2016

A Joke

Now as I write this understand I know the reason I attended was my own fault. I have suffered mental health issues since i was 11, with s...

19 July 2016

Great Staff, minus one doctor.

Dr did not understand my symptoms that I prescribed to them, seemed to have already made up their own decision in their head what was wro...

18 July 2016

My DNA and bodily fluids are all over the hospital now

My opinion? Let down. Not informed about my own care. If intent and speak up I'm austrosized. The obsession with the date of my last mont...

15 July 2016

1st class MRI Department

I had to visit the MRI department for a brain scan. For unforeseen reasons it couldn't be done on that day, but every effort was made to ...

14 July 2016

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Last updated on 18 July 2016.

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