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Wycombe Hospital

Telephone: 01494 526 161
Address: Wycombe Hospital, Queen Alexandra Road, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11 2TT
Website: http://www.buckshealthcare.nhs.uk

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 116 ratings for this hospital

Overview

Wycombe Hospital

Wycombe Hospital is situated in the centre of the historic town of High Wycombe, and offers a full range of planned surgical services, as well as 24 hour minor injury and illnesses unit and specialist medical care, including stroke and heart conditions.

There is also a midwifery-led maternity unit. The hospital also offers specialist cancer and urological services.

Contact details, map and directions

Wycombe Hospital

Tel: 01494 526 161   Fax: 01494 734753

Address: Wycombe Hospital, Queen Alexandra Road, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11 2TT

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

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Quality of service at Wycombe Hospital

This hospital is managed by Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

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

95% 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)

94% 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

0.6% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

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

3.96% - Based on a monthly spot check survey of patients on the ward

Friends and Family Test: Inpatient

99%Patients recommend this hospital. 270 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

73%staff recommend this hospital for care. 855 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

54%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 855 responses

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 35 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 667 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

Excellent service

I arrived at the Minor Injuries Unit at 4.30. I was dealt with promptly by the receptionist, within 10 minutes I was being x-rayed and 1...

21 August 2015

Day Surgery

Apart from first contact receptionist staff were fantastically helpful and kind even though they were working to check I knew we're to go...

19 August 2015

Wycombe General Hospital Orthopaedic Outpatients Dept

I had my ruptured Achilles tendon operation at Stoke Mandeville hospital and chose to have follow-up sessions at Wycombe General Hospital...

12 August 2015

I had my ruptured Achilles tendon operation at Stoke Mandeville hospital and...

I had my ruptured Achilles tendon operation at Stoke Mandeville hospital and chose to have follow-up sessions at Wycombe General Hospital...

12 August 2015

Rare visit to hospital

Approach to hospital on foot is awful. At 84 I dodge traffic to cross Queen Alexandra Road (why no pedestrian crossing? ) to be faced wit...

6 August 2015

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Last updated on 18 May 2013.

Information supplied by Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust