Wycombe Hospital

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

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 89 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)

89% 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)

97% 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)

110% 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)

92% of planned level - This shows how well the ward's staffing requirements are being met
Ward level breakdown

% 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. 210 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

58%staff recommend this hospital for care. 114 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

47%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 114 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

NHS at its best

I have just spent a week in ward12a and was pleased with all aspects of my stay. The ward was spotless, nursing staff and support staff w...

1 April 2015

Day surgery admission

I had an appointment for day surgery which was booked for the morning. Everybody in the team really impressed me on their professionalism...

28 March 2015

Breast Unit - Fantastic service

What a fantastic service. I received a non-urgent appointment on the day I was referred. The appointment was for a week later. Good ...

20 March 2015

Minor Injuries Unit

I would just like to say how amazed I was with the service provided by the minor injuries department at Wycombe General Hospital. I did a...

7 March 2015

opthalmology

I had an ophthalmology appointment 2 weeks ago now. At the time of my appointment I asked the doctor for a letter explaining that I had ...

16 February 2015

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Last updated on 18 May 2013.

Information supplied by Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust