Darent Valley Hospital

Telephone: 01322 428100
Address: Darenth Wood Road, Dartford, Kent, DA2 8DA
Website: http://www.dvh.nhs.uk

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 265 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Front of Hospital

Darent Valley Hospital is a modern hospital in Kent offering professional care, exceptional quality. It provides an extensive range of acute, mainly hospital-based services, to the people of Dartford, Gravesham, Swanley, Bexley and neighbouring districts across south east London and Kent. It offers patients the latest technology for their treatment in safe, comfortable and clean surroundings.

The hospital's team of over 2000 professional and friendly staff provide care for patients across a full range of day-patient, in-patient and out-patient care. 

Contact details, map and directions

Darent Valley Hospital

Tel: 01322 428100   Fax: 01322 428259

Address: Darenth Wood Road, Dartford, Kent, DA2 8DA

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

Email: generalenquiries@dvh.nhs.uk

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Departments and services

Please read about our services and consultants. We have many additional services listed on our website at www.dvh.nhs.uk.

To search for a specific treatment, use our full list of departments

Quality of service at Darent Valley Hospital

This hospital is managed by Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission Inspection Ratings

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

97% 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)

96% 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)

98% 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)

97% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 351 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

97%Patients recommend this hospital. 270 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

85% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to be treated. 95 responses. 2906 staff work at this organisation.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

86% of staff would recommend this organisation as a place to work. 95 responses. 2906 staff work at this trust.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Maternity care

I found the hospital to be a very caring, clean and safe environment. The staff were absolutely fantastic and really made my sons birth ...

27 January 2015

Surgical teeth extraction at Maxillofacial unit

On January 5th I attended the clinic run by the Queen Victoria Trust for an assessment. The consultant on duty confirmed my dentist's o...

23 January 2015

Amazing staff at Darent Valley

I cannot thank all the staff at Darent Valley enough for all the effort they made with my grandfather. They were kind, helpful, informat...

21 January 2015

I would like to thank the staff

I visited the day care unit today for a procedure for my haemorrhoids. From the moment I checked in until the moment I left every single ...

21 January 2015

Death of my mother Mrs Parker

Firstly I have to praise the promptness of all the teams of paramedics that we have called before mums death and the team on Sunday who h...

21 January 2015

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Last updated on 05 January 2015.

Information supplied by Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust