Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust

01707 388000 Unit 1a, Howard Court, 14 Tewin Road , Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL7 1BW
http://www.hct.nhs.uk/

1.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 9 ratings for this trust

Overview

Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust (HCT) is a young dynamic and forward-thinking orgnaisation.

Our Trust is one of a new generation of community health service Trusts in the NHS. We are responsible for delivering a wide rand of community health services across Hertfordshire.  We serve the communitities of Broxbourne, Dacorum, West Herts, Hertsmere, North Herts, St Albans, Stevenage, Three Rivers and Welywn/Hatfield. We also provide children's specialist community servicesin West Essex.

Our Services are well established and we have built up a proud reputation for quality and excellence, thanks to the hard work and dedication of our staff.

Our Vision
To become a leading light in the provision of innovative programmes if care which maintain and improve the health and wellbeing of people of Hertfordshire and other areas served by the Trust.

Our core values

  • Care - We put patients at the heart of everything we do
  • Respect - We treat people with dignity and respect
  • Quality - We strive for excellence and effectiveness at all times
  • Confidence - We do what we say we will do
  • Improve - We will improve through continuous learning and innovation

Our Staff
The Trust employs over 3,000 staff and is one of the largest employers in the County.

Our staff include health visitors, nurses (general and specialist), doctors, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech and language therapists, psychologists, ophthalmologists, audiologists, podiatrists and dietitians and a range of other health care professionals. 

We recognise the importance of the support of our staff in achieving our aims and objectives and enjoy good working relationships with staff groups and their representatives. A comprehensive workforce development plan is in place to underpin this approach.

Website: www.hct.nhs.uk

Departments and services

We provide a variety of services both for adults and children. To see our list of services, please visit http://www.hct.nhs.uk/our-services/.

Things you should know

Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust is one of only a select number of Trusts in the country which have been invited to seek Community Foundation Trust (CFT) status.

We welcome your interest and urge you to sign up as a member of the CFT by completing our membership form and sending to us.

Latest reviews of this trust

Was not offered mental health care on NHS.

I got a referral for therapy from my NHS GP. I wanted therapy as I have problems with social anxiety and it has prevented me from obtaini...

3 August 2017

Nice clean bright department

Had physio for a bladder problem at St Albans City Hospital. Very helpful advice and treatment by Jo. Smiling receptionist, no waiting...

21 March 2017

3rd time Nurse not showing

Making an appointment for a specific day, and then nurse not showing up. Not even a phone call. Snd this happens more often. As a cancer ...

7 October 2016

tena pants plus supplies large

Many thanks for supplying my wife with free pants. You have estimated that the last delivery will last until 24.05.16. Please note that P...

9 April 2016

Unhelpfulness taken to a new level.

We were referred to Danesbury for my husband, who has motor neurone disease, to be able to access physiotherapy,occupational therapy,spee...

1 April 2016

Quality of service at Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust

Registration with the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission regulates this organisation

Last updated on 24 June 2016.

Information supplied by Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust