Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust

Telephone: 01803 614567
Address: Hengrave House, Torbay Hospital, Newton Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ2 7AA

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 4 ratings for this trust


Flagship hospital, strengthening care, removing waits

South Devon Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust runs Torbay Hospital and has a reputation for innovation: • one of 5 national centres designated by the Department of Health as an “NHS flagship”. • the Endoscopy Unit is one of 7 major national training centres. • first wave site for bowel cancer screening and AAA screening. • a national pilot site for the early implementation of 18 week maximum waits from referral to treatment, achieving this ahead of target. • a top performer in the Safer Patients Initiative . • a fully integrated midwifery service across South Devon, recognised nationally for its exceptionally high home birth rate. Holders of disabled badges can park free of charge on site. Transport enquiry line 01803 656777.

Latest reviews of this trust


I unfortunately had staff who kept barging into my bed while my curtains were closed with out so much as checking I was dressed or asking...

18 October 2015

Emergency admission

Great care from teams in SWAST, ED, Forrest Ward and radiology - thank you so much for taking such high quality, compassionate and effect...

25 September 2015

The Mat Team

I received I V antibiotics for 8 Days from the Mat Team I found them to be very supportive and professional throughout I was never kept ...

21 November 2014

Crombie ward, Torbay

I had an emergency appointment and was referred to the crombie ward with suspected appendicitis. It was diagnosed and operated on the sam...

25 May 2014

Quality of service at Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust

Registration with the Care Quality Commission

The Care Quality Commission regulates this organisation

Last updated on 01 December 2014.

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