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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 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)

91% 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)

103% 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)

104% 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. 514 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

71%Patients recommend this hospital. 305 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

74%staff recommend this hospital for care. 295 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

62%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 295 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 185 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 268 responses.

Latest reviews of this hospital

fantastic care on the woman's ward

I was admitted for major surgery to the women's ward in July. I was very nervous about being an inpatient but really didn't need to be. T...

15 August 2015

Left in corridor and sent home with glass in foot !

My 12 year old daughter suffered a nasty trauma and cuts to her foot when a very heavy weight feel on it. A paramedic sent her to A&E...

14 August 2015

Cataract replacement surgery

I had my second cataract replacement operation at County Hospital on 3 June 2015. It was a much less stressful and more satisfactory expe...

29 July 2015

Excellent response from paramedics

My wife was stung by a wasp on Monday morning. She normally has quite a strong reaction to insect bites and stings but in this case, d...

24 July 2015

Anglio graph

Attended cardio unit on 15th July, the care as soon as I arrived was excellent, nurses made me feel very calm as always blood pressure...

22 July 2015

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Last updated on 10 December 2014.

Information supplied by Wye Valley NHS Trust