The County Hospital, Wye Valley NHS Trust

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

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 111 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)

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)

116% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

101% 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)

122% 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

0.15% - 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

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 727 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

79%Patients recommend this hospital. 424 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

7272% staff recommend this hospital for care. 235 responses. 3036 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

6464% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 235 responses. 3036 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 169 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 126 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

A&e

On August 18th I was referred via my gp to attend a&e for a suspected pe .....on my arrival I was seen in triage within 15 minutes and th...

26 August 2016

Fracture Clinic Visit

Our daughter recently had an appointment at the fracture clinic at County Hospital for treatment on a fractured elbow. She needed to see ...

17 August 2016

Hospital Care

On Thursday, 11 Aug, I was admitted to A&E with a suspected heart attack. From that moment on and for all of my stay (until 15 Aug). ...

16 August 2016

Very pleased with a successful cataract operation

Very pleased with such a successful cataract operation on my left eye last week. Mine was a difficult job since I have an unusually st...

14 August 2016

The NHS at its best

From pre-assessment through to clinical reception, preparation for theatre, involvement in choice of aneasthisia, (I chose spinal block r...

30 July 2016

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Last updated on 10 December 2014.

Information supplied by Wye Valley NHS Trust