The County Hospital, Wye Valley NHS Trust

Telephone: 01432 355 444
Address: Stonebow Road, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR1 2BN
Website: http://www.wyevalley.nhs.uk

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 120 ratings for this hospital

News:

  • Safer staffing

Overview

The County Hospital

The County Hospital is established as the area’s leading centre for acute hospital care, providing a wide range of services across Herefordshire and parts of Wales.  

Our aim is to provide a quality of care that we would want for ourselves, our families and our friends.

We prioritise quality clinical care and a safe hospital environment in which to treat our patients. 

Contact details, map and directions

The County Hospital, Wye Valley NHS Trust

Tel: 01432 355 444

Address: Stonebow Road, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR1 2BN

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

Email: makingexperiencescount@wvt.nhs.uk

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Latest news

Safer staffing

Our  monthly safer staffing information is published on a dedicated page on Wye Valley NHS Trust's website and in our Public Board Meeting papers. To access this information click here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last updated on 10 December 2014.

Quality of service at The County Hospital, Wye Valley NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

88% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% 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
Ward level breakdown

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

94% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

111% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

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

0.15% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

2.86% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 354 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

84%Patients recommend this hospital. 525 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

57%staff recommend this hospital for care. 151 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

52%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 151 responses

Latest reviews of this hospital

Excellent care in Women's Health Ward

I had a full abdominal hysterectomy recently and received excellent care in the Women's Health Ward. The staff could not have been nicer ...

19 May 2015

Womens Health ward

Staff on the ward made an awful procedure bearable. Professional caring, supportive and knowledgeable staff went out of their way to mak...

16 May 2015

Couldn't have asked for more

My daughter has just been discharged from Hereford Hospital and the treatment from start to finish was outstanding. We had no wait time o...

8 May 2015

Colonoscopy in Hereford Hospital. 24/2/15

I was terrified of having this procedure! But I need not have worried at all. From start to finish the care I received from the surge...

22 April 2015

Refused to treat and more

Hereford hospital staff are utter rubbish. The majority of them were telling my friend *the one in hospital* that it was in her head. She...

20 April 2015

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Last updated on 10 December 2014.

Information supplied by Wye Valley NHS Trust