Stepping Hill Hospital

Telephone: 0161 483 1010
Address: Poplar Grove, Hazel Grove, Stockport, Cheshire, SK2 7JE
Website: http://www.stockport.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 264 ratings for this hospital

News:

  • Stepping Hill Hospital confirmed as having lowest death rates in Greater Manchester
  • Stepping Hill Hospital ranked as one of the best hospitals in the country

Overview

Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport

Stepping Hill Hospital provides services for people from across Stockport and the High Peak.

Our urologymaternityorthopaedic and stroke services at Stepping Hill Hospital are highly-rated nationally. We run one of the largest orthopaedic services in the country and a specialist stroke centre serving the south of Manchester. 

Explore a selection of our services by viewing our virtual tours or see our website for more useful information.

 

Contact details, map and directions

Stepping Hill Hospital

Tel: 0161 483 1010   Fax: 0161 419 4679

Address: Poplar Grove, Hazel Grove, Stockport, Cheshire, SK2 7JE

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

Email: pcs@stockport.nhs.uk

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Latest news

Stepping Hill Hospital confirmed as having lowest death rates in Greater Manchester

Stepping Hill Hospital has been confirmed as having the lowest death rates in Greater Manchester.

A national report from the Health and Social Care Information Centre ranks the Stockport hospital as the best in the county for low mortality rates.

The score is known as the Summary Hospital-level Mortality Indicator (SHMI) and compares the expected number of deaths  with the actual number recorded within 30 days of the patients' discharge. The rating takes into account factors including diagnosis, age and sex.

Stepping Hill Hospital has an indicator of 91, which is approximately 9 points better than the national baseline average of 100.

The hospital sees around 500,000 patients a year and has a national reputation for its urology and bowel cancer surgery. It runs a specialist stroke unit for patients across south Manchester and one of the largest orthopaedic surgery departments in the country.

Ann Barnes, Chief Executive of Stockport NHS Foundation Trust which runs Stepping Hill Hospital said; “It is important for people to have confidence when they come into hospital and to know that they are coming somewhere that is safe. We are very pleased that this report confirms we have lower than average mortality rates and will always work hard to provide the highest quality care.”

The SHMI indicator is produced by the Health and Social Care Information Centre. For more information see www.hscic.gov.uk/SHMI

The score was calculated between April 2013 and March 2014.

 

Last updated on 25 November 2014.

Stepping Hill Hospital ranked as one of the best hospitals in the country

Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport

Stepping Hill Hospital has been ranked as one of the best hospitals in the country for providing high-quality and safe care under a new rating system. 

The new rating system has been introduced nationally by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the body responsible for checking that all hospitals in England and Wales meet national standards. It is based on a new intelligent monitoring tool that looks at a range of information including patient experience and statistical measures of performance. 

The monitoring tool, with 150 indicators, has six bands - with band one the worst and band six the best. 

Want to know more? Download the CQC intelligent monitoring report for Stockport NHS Foundation Trust.

 

Last updated on 13 August 2014.

Quality of service at Stepping Hill Hospital

This hospital is managed by Stockport NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

93% 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)

101% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met

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

96% 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)

107% 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

0.41% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

3.19% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

96%Patients recommend this hospital. 2079 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

89%Patients recommend this hospital. 1122 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

71%staff recommend this hospital for care. 675 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

55%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 675 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

89%Patients recommend this hospital. 1032 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

Visit to A & E

I wanted to express my thanks to all the staff who treated me in the A& E department on Saturday. I only had a very minor injury but ...

28 June 2015

Ward a 15

Ward staff and sister on ward A15 are an absolute credit to the hospital the night and day staff are fantastic the care they gave to our...

25 June 2015

A1 Acute Medical Unit

Dear Sir/Madam. Some weeks ago I admitted to the Amu unit. I do not know who attended to me as I was not with it, as so to speak. I could...

23 June 2015

Emergency visit to Audiology Department

On Friday, 19th, June, my trusty hearing-aid came apart and I couldn't put it together again. So after 'phoning Audiology, I brought it ...

19 June 2015

Fantastic, would not hesitate to recommend

My baby daughter was referred as an outpatient by the GP for a couple of issues that they wanted a second opinion on. We made the appoint...

17 June 2015

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Last updated on 25 November 2014.

Information supplied by Stockport NHS Foundation Trust